The table below looks at the statistics for CITP 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 CITP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
Rank 154 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing CITP 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% 0.19% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £681 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £694 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CITP
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
733 631 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.28% 20.04% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 322 235
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 51 66
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.12 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.33% +43.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.00 £36.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

CITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CITP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CITP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CITP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CITP
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 CITP within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 2 - - 2
CITP
England

CITP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing CITP 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 CITP.

1 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) IISP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) MBCS
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) CESG

CITP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing CITP 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 CITP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Director
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Director
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) IISP
1 1 (33.33%) MBCS
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared