Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 199 -
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.019% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.058% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median daily rate - £450 -
England median daily rate £625 £600 £575
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £46.25 - £16.50

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1307 1730 1916
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.79% 32.14% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 1073 1241
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £233
90th Percentile £563 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 62 121
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.53 £11.28 £9.75
90th Percentile £27.89 £28.75 £28.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Yorkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Yorkshire