The table below looks at the statistics for OpenROAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenROAD over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenROAD
Rank - 170 -
Contract jobs citing OpenROAD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.023% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenROAD
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
563 633 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.89% 14.31% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 397 266
Median daily rate £400 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £512 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.84 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £10.94 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £27.50 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

OpenROAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing OpenROAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenROAD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenROAD
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

OpenROAD Daily Rate Trend in the North West