The first table below looks at the demand for NATURAL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 11 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 Programming Languages category for the North East 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG NATURAL
Rank 51 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Contract jobs citing NATURAL 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.20% 1.86% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 8.22% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £265 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
210 73 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 41.92% 22.60% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 35 95
Average daily rate £310 £318 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% -5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NATURAL across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing NATURAL 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 NATURAL.

1 5 (100.00%) Adabas
1 5 (100.00%) JCL
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe

NATURAL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing NATURAL 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 NATURAL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Adabas
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) Adabas DBA
2 4 (80.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JCL