The table below looks at the statistics for SVG 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 SVG over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG)
Rank - 155 137
Contract jobs citing SVG 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.051% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.23% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SVG
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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
992 885 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.58% 22.77% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 552 437
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 22 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.16 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.09 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

SVG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SVG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SVG
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SVG Daily Rate Trend in the North West