The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within ION Trading.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ION Trading
Rank 158 148 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.077% 0.054% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £265 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £238
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00
ION Trading
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1779 1678 1304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.63% 45.66% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 836 646
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 107 111
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

ION Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ION Trading as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ION Trading
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ION Trading Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ION Trading
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 3 £265 -44.21%
ION Trading
England

ION Trading
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ION Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for ION Trading.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) 3Com
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Veeam
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) DBS Check

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) 3Com
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Veeam
1 4 (100.00%) VMware