The table below looks at the statistics for GIMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIMP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIMP
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GIMP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £263 £290
% change year-on-year
- -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GIMP
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
339 423 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.99% 11.62% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 191 198
Median daily rate £343 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 53
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.37% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £43.97 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%