The first table below looks at the demand for Exstream 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 Exstream over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Business Applications category for the North West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Exstream
Rank 134 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Exstream 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
284 237 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.97% 9.83% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 132 150
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £303 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.34% -32.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £13.43 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £51.39 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Exstream
England

Exstream
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Exstream Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Exstream
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Exstream Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Exstream
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 Exstream within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Cheshire - 1 £375 -
Merseyside - - - -
Exstream
England

Exstream
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Exstream 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 Exstream.

1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Project Management
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Network Management
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) LDAP
3 8 (66.67%) SMTP
3 8 (66.67%) SNMP
3 8 (66.67%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) PMI
5 3 (25.00%) PMP
6 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Middleware
7 1 (8.33%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
7 1 (8.33%) Legal
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

Exstream
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Exstream 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 Exstream. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) LDAP
1 8 (66.67%) SMTP
1 8 (66.67%) SNMP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft