The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fujitsu products and/or services 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 Fujitsu over the 3 months to 12 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Fujitsu.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fujitsu
Rank 152 138 130
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing Fujitsu 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.092% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £275 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £278
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £7.68 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-50.48% -
Fujitsu
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1556 1514 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 41.06% 46.29% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 759 583
Average daily rate £383 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 101 77
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.33 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Fujitsu
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Fujitsu Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Fujitsu
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Fujitsu Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Fujitsu
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fujitsu across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Fujitsu Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Fujitsu
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Fujitsu Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Fujitsu
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 Fujitsu within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 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
Lancashire +4 5 £273 -22.14%
Fujitsu
England

Fujitsu
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Fujitsu 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 Fujitsu.

1 6 (100.00%) VME
2 5 (83.33%) COBOL
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) Micro Focus
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) MVS
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Fujitsu
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Fujitsu 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 Fujitsu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior COBOL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) VME
2 1 (16.67%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Micro Focus
2 1 (16.67%) IBM