The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL 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 IDOL over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Autonomy IDOL
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IDOL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £262 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IDOL
North West

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
127 173 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.50% 22.73% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 111 110
Average daily rate £340 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £36.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.38% +109.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £36.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.00 £66.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IDOL across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IDOL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

IDOL Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire