The first table below looks at the demand for sed 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 sed over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
sed
Rank 133 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing sed 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.033% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
951 877 1256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.53% 32.57% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 465 676
Average daily rate £338 £308 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.57% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 73
Average hourly rate £26.88 £37.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +45.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.64 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £40.23 £39.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

sed Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

sed Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

sed Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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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 sed within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Cheshire - - - -
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England

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing sed 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 sed.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing sed 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 sed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared