The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP 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
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £348
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
238 283 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.64% 28.41% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 188 100
Median daily rate £413 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £675 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Median hourly rate £22.54 £24.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -41.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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