The table below looks at the statistics for PowerExchange 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 PowerExchange over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatica PowerExchange
Rank 143 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerExchange 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% - 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
526 492 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.28% 17.37% 18.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 249 266
Average daily rate £355 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.37% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £161 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 33
Average hourly rate £16.78 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.09% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.40 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.07 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

PowerExchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PowerExchange Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PowerExchange
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PowerExchange Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PowerExchange 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 PowerExchange.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PowerExchange 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 PowerExchange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata