The table below looks at the statistics for MGW 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 MGW over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MGW 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £462 £438 £190
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +130.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MGW
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
199 148 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.75% 19.30% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 81 65
Average daily rate £488 £363 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £203 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £18.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -0.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £13.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.45 £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

MGW
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MGW across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MGW Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MGW
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MGW Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire