Earlier this week, Barclays Bank announced it was going to slash IT contractor rates by 20%, and a number of this week's respondents said their companies are also addressing the issue.
"We have already imposed a 10% cut on contractor rates," said one IT manager.
"We will pay what we have to pay, but we have noticed that rates are going down," said another.
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