The table below looks at the statistics for NATURAL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software AG NATURAL
Rank 111 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -11
Contract jobs citing NATURAL 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.22% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.34% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
NATURAL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
464 298 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 34.32% 38.21% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 208 129
Median daily rate £320 £330 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.68 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing NATURAL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

NATURAL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

NATURAL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NATURAL across the North East region.

NATURAL Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

NATURAL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NATURAL within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -48 3 £288 - 1
NATURAL
England

NATURAL
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NATURAL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for NATURAL.

1 4 (100.00%) Adabas
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

NATURAL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Adabas
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (75.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Project Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
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