The table below looks at the statistics for ECDL 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 ECDL over the 3 months to 28 May 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Rank - - 135
Contract jobs citing ECDL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £135
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £7.75 - -
ECDL
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
843 758 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.33% 20.33% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 346 327
Median daily rate £400 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £516 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 85 74
Median hourly rate £39.22 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.28% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.77 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ECDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ECDL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ECDL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ECDL
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ECDL Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ECDL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ECDL Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ECDL
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ECDL 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 West region with a requirement for ECDL.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

ECDL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft