The first table below looks at the demand for AdminStudio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AdminStudio over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Flexera AdminStudio
Rank 69 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing AdminStudio 5 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 1.07% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.62% 11.76% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £34.53 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.53 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-7.92% -
Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
89 68 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.52% 9.05% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 38
Average daily rate £388 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £153 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £357 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.57 £26.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.55% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
AdminStudio
North West

AdminStudio
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

AdminStudio Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

AdminStudio
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

AdminStudio Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

AdminStudio
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

AdminStudio Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

AdminStudio
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AdminStudio within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Chester - 4 - -
AdminStudio
North West

AdminStudio
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing AdminStudio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AdminStudio.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 12 (100.00%) AppSense
1 12 (100.00%) XenApp
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) VBScript
3 10 (83.33%) VB
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) Migration
3 10 (83.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 8 (66.67%) Local Government
5 6 (50.00%) SCCM
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) Application Packaging
7 3 (25.00%) MSI
8 1 (8.33%) Service Management
8 1 (8.33%) Symantec
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server

AdminStudio
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing AdminStudio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AdminStudio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 8 (66.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Applications Packager
2 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Migration
1 10 (83.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
1 11 (91.67%) VBScript
2 10 (83.33%) VB
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 12 (100.00%) XenApp
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) AppSense
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec