The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank - 141 130
Contract jobs citing WFM 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.25% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £345 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
WFM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3058 2800 2274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.11% 76.94% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1936 1658 1212
Median daily rate £415 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 121 94
Median hourly rate £31.25 £34.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% +18.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £53.67 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing WFM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

WFM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

WFM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

WFM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West