The table below looks at the statistics for SAX 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 SAX over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 163 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAX 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAX
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
920 842 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.57% 22.55% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 539 419
Median daily rate £390 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 5
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

SAX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SAX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAX
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAX Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAX
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAX within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 - -
SAX
England

SAX
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for SAX.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) IFS

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) IFS