The table below looks at the statistics for AdminStudio skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AdminStudio over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Flexera AdminStudio
Rank 133 121 128
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing AdminStudio 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.28% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.58% 2.85% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£305 - £339
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 - £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 - £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £31.56 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £31.56 -
% change year-on-year
-2.55% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
379 281 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.80% 9.92% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 150 172
Average daily rate £358 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.37% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £442 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 5
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £16.25 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.12 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

AdminStudio
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AdminStudio across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

AdminStudio Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

AdminStudio
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AdminStudio across the North West region.

AdminStudio Daily Rate Trend in the North West

AdminStudio
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

AdminStudio Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

AdminStudio
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AdminStudio within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 2 £300 - 1
AdminStudio
England

AdminStudio
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing AdminStudio 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 AdminStudio.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
1 7 (77.78%) XenApp
1 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) MSI
3 4 (44.44%) AppSense
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) VBScript
3 4 (44.44%) VB
3 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
3 4 (44.44%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (44.44%) SCCM
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) SMS
4 3 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) InstallShield
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) C

AdminStudio
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing AdminStudio 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 AdminStudio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MSI
2 3 (33.33%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) VBScript
1 4 (44.44%) VB
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (77.78%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) AppSense
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft