The table below looks at the statistics for IKE 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 IKE over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Key Exchange (IKE)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IKE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
512 405 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.21% 13.16% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 178 121
Average daily rate £325 £310 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +2.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £200 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 31 37
Average hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.54% +55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.67 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

IKE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IKE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West