The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RedDot products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RedDot over the 3 months to 3 March 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within RedDot Solutions.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RedDot
Rank - - 108
Contract jobs citing RedDot 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+52.22% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.54 - -
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England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1074 991 938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.50% 42.51% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 539 415
Average daily rate £370 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 51 79
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.38 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

RedDot
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

RedDot Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RedDot
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

RedDot Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RedDot
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RedDot within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - - - -
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England

RedDot
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing RedDot 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 RedDot.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Text
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) LiveLink
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing RedDot 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 RedDot. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) LiveLink
2 1 (33.33%) EPiServer CMS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Open Text
2 1 (33.33%) EPiServer