The table below looks at the statistics for Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 2 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graceful Degradation
Rank 140 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.069% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.097% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £318 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £310 -
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Graceful Degradation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2220 2058 2154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.68% 70.67% 65.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1228 1043 1150
Average daily rate £368 £335 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.70% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 104 111
Average hourly rate £25.75 £20.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.60% -31.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graceful Degradation across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Graceful Degradation Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Graceful Degradation
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Graceful Degradation Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Graceful Degradation
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 Graceful Degradation within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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
Manchester - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
Graceful Degradation
England

Graceful Degradation
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design

Graceful Degradation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript