The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Welsh Language
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Welsh Language 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £323 £313
% change year-on-year
+24.03% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Welsh Language
North West

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

General Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
107 74 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.43% 18.93% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 47 65
Median daily rate £350 £396 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.67% -6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £252 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 7
Median hourly rate £27.00 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £16.30 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.97 £47.80 £30.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%