The first table below looks at the demand for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Halifax region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.81% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £323 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.77% +43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.19 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-64.25% +21.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 130 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 80.72% 71.82% 75.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 87 128
Average daily rate £413 £389 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.04% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Benchmarking Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Benchmarking
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 8 (100.00%) SEO
1 8 (100.00%) Copywriting
2 7 (87.50%) Customer Insight
2 7 (87.50%) Legal
2 7 (87.50%) Retail
2 7 (87.50%) Content Management
2 7 (87.50%) Data Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience Design
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 7 (87.50%) Legal
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience Designer
1 6 (75.00%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Content Editor
2 1 (12.50%) Content Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SEO
2 7 (87.50%) Customer Insight
2 7 (87.50%) Content Management
2 7 (87.50%) Data Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience Design