The table below looks at the statistics for WebSpeed 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 WebSpeed over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress WebSpeed
Rank - 84 -
Contract jobs citing WebSpeed 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £295 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £331
% change year-on-year
- -9.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSpeed
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
189 142 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.10% 14.21% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 99 35
Average daily rate £406 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

WebSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSpeed across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire