The table below looks at the statistics for SWIFTNet 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 SWIFTNet over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Contract jobs citing SWIFTNet 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
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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
506 368 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.59% 11.98% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 179 121
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £202 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 26 33
Average hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.54% +39.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.50 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

SWIFTNet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SWIFTNet Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SWIFTNet
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SWIFTNet Daily Rate Trend in the North West