Mercer Contractor Pay

Real contractor pay benchmarking information for positions across industry and location

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Key objectives of the survey:

  • Provide contractor / temporary employee pay information for hiring managers, procurement staff, recruitment or HR staff.
  • Allow businesses to make the most informed decision regarding contract rate offered to their contingent workforce.
  • Deliver in a highly visual and informative style which gives users access to both current rates and historical and forecast trends and insights.
  • Simple direct data collection: collect data from clients and participants using a simple collection kit to obtain market data for current hires.

Product Details

What You Receive

Online delivery via new Mercer platform.
In this tool you can search for specific roles and obtain the most up-to-date market rate.
Data can be analysed by various refinements to make the results as granular and useful as possible – including data by location, contract length and organisation size.
Data can be viewed over-time, assessing historical rate movements while looking into the future with a forecast rate for each role.
Data will be presented in a graphical and informative style for users to add to reports to management.
Users can compare the annualised rate for their role to the full-time rate so they are able to make the most informed business decision.
Users can tag their roles and track the pay rate progress over-time.

Data Collected

  • Job Title
  • Location
  • Contract Length
  • Pay Interval
  • Pay Rate

Countries Covered and Survey Schedule

  • Countries covered: United Kingdom (New markets in US and Europe will be added in 2018).
  • The survey will cover all industries and Mercer’s entire job library.
  • Data will be refreshed monthly.


Sleek design with the ability to be able to search for specific roles and refine your selections to get the best and most appropriate data for your needs:

Mercer Contracter Pay screenshot search

Detailed job description information to ensure the correct match as well as the current contract hourly rate for that position:

Mercer Contracter Pay screenshot job description

Additional analysis will help you make informed decisions. Along with the current monthly rate you will also be able to:

  • Track the hourly rate over-time, as well as where we anticipate the rate will move through a forecast of up to 3 months.
  • Assess other quartiles through a graphical representation of the position, as well as other similar roles – enabling you to get a wider view of the market.
  • Quickly see which other locations have this role and what rates they command there.
  • Compare the annualised rate of the contract to the full time equivalent role.
Mercer Contracter Pay screenshot pay rate

Contact Us

Craig Gannon, Principal, GBS Innovation Lead
Mercer | Tower Place West, London, EC3R 5BU
Direct: +44 (0) 207 178 3883
Mobile: +44 (0) 7557 031 797

  • Sub TitleReal contractor pay benchmarking information for positions across industry and location
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  • Short DescriptionReal contractor pay benchmarking information for positions across industry and location.
  • RegionUS