The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 134 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.18% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.26% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £304 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £329 £160
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +105.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Regular Expression
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
792 816 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.90% 29.04% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 434 540
Average daily rate £330 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 29
Average hourly rate £34.00 £33.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +28.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £17.61 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regular Expression across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Regular Expression
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Regular Expression Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Regular Expression
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 Regular Expression within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 6 £325 - 3
Regular Expression
England

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) Apache
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
5 4 (28.57%) Splunk
5 4 (28.57%) User Experience
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) Sencha
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) Ext JS
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) PHP
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 4 (28.57%) W3C
5 4 (28.57%) SEO

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) CMS
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
2 3 (21.43%) Orchard CMS
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) RavenDB
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) CSS3
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (28.57%) Ext JS
3 3 (21.43%) SAML
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) XHTML
3 3 (21.43%) LINQ
3 3 (21.43%) Ajax
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) Lucene
3 3 (21.43%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 4 (28.57%) W3C
2 3 (21.43%) NHS
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) SEO
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) RHEV
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Splunk
1 4 (28.57%) Sencha
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Imperva
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago