The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Technical Artist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Artist
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Artist 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Technical Artist
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
317 312 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.48% 94.83% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 152 101
Median daily rate £350 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £51.67 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%