The first table below looks at the demand for IMAP 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 IMAP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank - 119 -
Contract jobs citing IMAP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.042% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £275 £500
% change year-on-year
+95.45% -45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
396 317 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.48% 13.16% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 125 226
Average daily rate £310 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £149 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 50 34
Average hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% +2.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.80 £40.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
IMAP
England

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IMAP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

IMAP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IMAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

IMAP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West