The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Portuguese Language 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 Portuguese Language over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portuguese Language
Rank 134 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Portuguese Language 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.041% -
As % of the General category 0.10% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £140 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £140 £250 -
% change year-on-year
-44.00% -
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
977 817 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.87% 33.89% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 360 550
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 £225 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 53 46
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 £13.00 £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 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Portuguese Language
England

Portuguese Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Portuguese Language Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Portuguese Language
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Portuguese Language Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Portuguese Language
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Portuguese Language across the North West region.

Portuguese Language Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Portuguese Language
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portuguese Language within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - - - -
Portuguese Language
England

Portuguese Language
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Portuguese Language 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 Portuguese Language.

1 2 (100.00%) CTI
1 2 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 2 (100.00%) French Language
1 2 (100.00%) Norwegian Language
1 2 (100.00%) Swedish Language
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Greek Language
2 1 (50.00%) Italian Language

Portuguese Language
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Portuguese Language 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 Portuguese Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) CTI
General
1 2 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 2 (100.00%) French Language
1 2 (100.00%) Norwegian Language
1 2 (100.00%) Swedish Language
2 1 (50.00%) Greek Language
2 1 (50.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared