The table below looks at the statistics for FastStats skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FastStats over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FastStats 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £305 £285
% change year-on-year
- +7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
241 207 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.09% 12.22% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 134 84
Average daily rate £340 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £133 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 27
Average hourly rate £20.00 £10.81 £15.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.97% -29.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £8.20 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £15.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

FastStats
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

FastStats Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

FastStats
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing FastStats 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 FastStats.

1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Unica
2 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Database Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing FastStats 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 FastStats. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Database Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) C#