The first table below looks at the demand for Mingle 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 Mingle over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Applications 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ThoughtWorks Studios Mingle
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Contract jobs citing Mingle 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
391 324 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.93% 11.96% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 121 149
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £163 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £428 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 56 60
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.84 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% -13.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.78 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £25.00 £42.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Mingle
England

Mingle
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Mingle Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mingle
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mingle Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mingle
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Mingle 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 Mingle.

1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (20.00%) SPARQL
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Linked Data
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) RDF
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio

Mingle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Mingle 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 Mingle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Semantic Web
1 1 (20.00%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) RDF
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SPARQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft