The table below looks at the statistics for GIMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIMP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIMP
Rank - 39 48
Contract jobs citing GIMP 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.55% 0.65%
As % of the Applications category - 3.51% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
51 57 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.52% 15.66% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 19
Average daily rate £375 £344 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £161 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 20
Average hourly rate £41.25 £12.55 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+228.68% -58.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.13 £11.70 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.75 £20.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

GIMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIMP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

GIMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

GIMP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GIMP across the Cambridge region.

GIMP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

GIMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GIMP across the Cambridge region.

GIMP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge