The table below looks at the statistics for GoldMine 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 GoldMine over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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.

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16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Contract jobs citing GoldMine 0 0 0
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
291 231 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.17% 7.76% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 101 174
Average daily rate £425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £271 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 4
Average hourly rate £67.00 £17.50 £32.91
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+282.85% -46.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

GoldMine
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

GoldMine Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

GoldMine
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing GoldMine 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 GoldMine.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) APMP

GoldMine
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing GoldMine 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 GoldMine. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com