The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Beowulf in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Beowulf over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Leeds 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Beowulf
Rank - 68 -
Contract jobs citing Beowulf 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
247 135 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.17% 17.65% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 87 78
Average daily rate £320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 10
Average hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £53.30 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Beowulf
West Yorkshire