The table below looks at the statistics for GIMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIMP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIMP
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GIMP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £250 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GIMP
North West

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

Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
132 94 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.94% 9.54% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 45 53
Median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Median hourly rate £10.00 £24.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +92.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £35.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%