The table below looks at the prevalence of the term TRADACOMS 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 TRADACOMS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TRADACOMS
Rank - - 127
Contract jobs citing TRADACOMS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
TRADACOMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1241 869 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.65% 27.60% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 496 467
Average daily rate £400 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 40 52
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.42 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

TRADACOMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

TRADACOMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

TRADACOMS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

TRADACOMS Daily Rate Trend in the North West