The first table below looks at the demand for Symposium 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 Symposium over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Communications & Networking 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel Networks Symposium
Rank - 116 -
Contract jobs citing Symposium 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.041% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 - £463
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.42 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.42 -
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
405 328 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.55% 13.39% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 128 231
Average daily rate £310 £303 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.31% -6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 51 33
Average hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £18.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.20 £40.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
Symposium
England

Symposium
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Symposium Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Symposium
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Symposium Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Symposium
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Symposium Hourly Rate Trend in the North West