The table below looks at the statistics for SIGTRAN 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 SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SIGTRAN
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SIGTRAN 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £390 £300
% change year-on-year
-26.92% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SIGTRAN
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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
580 500 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.22% 13.37% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 253 187
Median daily rate £384 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 47 34
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.40 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

SIGTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SIGTRAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SIGTRAN Jobs Demand Trend in the North West