London locums have seen the lower end of their daily pay range halve in a year, according to the poll of 446 locums.
In 2008, the lowest day rate for London locums was £300. This had dropped to £150 this year.
The top end of the day rate range in London also fell from £625 last year to £530 in 2009.
One London GP said: ‘Inner city London locum rates are considerably lower than other regions.’
The survey’s highest earning locum was from the West Midlands and earned £168,000 per year.
This compares with the top earner in London on £100,000.
- For full detail of this story including a breakdown of UK locum rates across 24 areas click here.
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