The table below looks at the statistics for MBCS 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 MBCS over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MBCS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
738 538 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.85% 19.48% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 218 204
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £223 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £578 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 74 40
Average hourly rate £46.00 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.85% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £12.91 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £36.35 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -36.36%

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MBCS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MBCS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MBCS Daily Rate Trend in the North West