The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Unisys products and/or services 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 Unisys over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Unisys Corporation.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unisys
Rank 135 123 137
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing Unisys 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.21% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% 0.45% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £380 £403
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - -
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England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1408 1332 1595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.91% 46.01% 48.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 581 733
Average daily rate £333 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 106 131
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Unisys
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Unisys Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Unisys
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Unisys Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Unisys
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Unisys Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Unisys
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unisys within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Manchester - - - -
Unisys
England

Unisys
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Unisys also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unisys.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint

Unisys
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Unisys also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unisys. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND