The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank - 111 -
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.047% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-37.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
571 411 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.74% 19.50% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 216 205
Average daily rate £325 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £425 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 26
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +32.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.75 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Grid Computing
England

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire