The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FatWire products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FatWire over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the FatWire Corporation.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FatWire
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing FatWire 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £650 £400
% change year-on-year
-32.69% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.67 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.21%
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North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
336 355 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.39% 33.30% 44.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 223 165
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 29
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% +5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £32.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

FatWire
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing FatWire as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

FatWire Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

FatWire
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

FatWire Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire