The table below looks at the statistics for Visualfiles 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 Visualfiles over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LexisNexis Visualfiles
Rank - - 131
Contract jobs citing Visualfiles 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.071%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Visualfiles
England

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

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
364 392 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.60% 11.98% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 193 155
Average daily rate £400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 4
Average hourly rate £69.07 £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.52% +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

Visualfiles
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Visualfiles Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Visualfiles
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Visualfiles Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Visualfiles
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Visualfiles 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 Visualfiles.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Visualfiles
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Visualfiles 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 Visualfiles. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Legal IT Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft