Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Break/Fix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Break/Fix over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Break/Fix
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 47 56
Rank change year-on-year -20 +9 -
Contract jobs citing Break/Fix 1 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.15% 0.88% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 1.06% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 51
Lancashire median daily rate - £100 £103
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% -
North West median daily rate £126 £105 £103
% change year-on-year +20.24% +2.44% -31.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate £14.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £15.32 £13.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.87% -35.00% +58.60%

Break/Fix is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 576 376 546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.59% 82.82% 82.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 241 360
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -11.93%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £213
90th Percentile £575 £603 £556
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 44 57
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £11.00 £15.14 £11.90
90th Percentile £52.30 £65.89 £62.29
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £28.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -22.29% +27.27% -27.03%

Break/Fix
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Break/Fix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Break/Fix in Lancashire

Break/Fix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Break/Fix in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Break/Fix in Lancashire

Break/Fix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Break/Fix in Lancashire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Break/Fix in Lancashire

Break/Fix
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Break/Fix within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston 0 1 - -
Break/Fix
North West