The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 20 October 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X-Windows
Rank - - 137
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.84 £27.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-68.16% +63.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
839 585 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.79% 26.93% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 401 389
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 41
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £14.13 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X-Windows across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

X-Windows
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

X-Windows Daily Rate Trend in the South West