The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle iRecruitment 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 Oracle iRecruitment over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle iRecruitment
England / North West
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing Oracle iRecruitment 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
236 432 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.01% 11.11% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 224 196
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £298 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Median hourly rate £21.75 £64.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.01% +236.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £52.47 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.35 £69.07 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

Oracle iRecruitment
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Oracle iRecruitment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Oracle iRecruitment Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle iRecruitment
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle iRecruitment Daily Rate Trend in the North West