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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X-Windows
Rank - - 114
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £259 £416
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -37.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- -47.67%
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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
879 854 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.43% 25.99% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 549 402
Average daily rate £366 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 14 16
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.75 £16.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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