The table below looks at the statistics for RIP 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 RIP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 153 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing RIP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.031% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £363 £139
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +160.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
RIP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
592 434 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.79% 13.33% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 212 176
Average daily rate £420 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £452 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 26
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.13 £18.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.11% +0.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.75 £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RIP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RIP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

RIP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

RIP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

RIP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

RIP
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 RIP within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheshire -4 1 - - 1
RIP
England
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 per week
Posted: Yesterday