The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Music Industry 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 Music Industry over the 3 months to 16 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 terms in our General 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Music Industry
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Music Industry 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
999 822 1090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.96% 33.55% 35.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 363 549
Average daily rate £390 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 53 45
Average hourly rate £31.50 £20.50 £15.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.65% +34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £7.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £53.56 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Music Industry
England

Music Industry
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Music Industry Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Music Industry
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Music Industry Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Music Industry
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry.

1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

Music Industry
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development