Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 52 62
Contract jobs citing Break/Fix 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 13
Lancashire median daily rate - £105 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
North West median daily rate £103 £105 £100
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% -29.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% -16.33%

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 559 482 581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 84.95% 86.23% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 267 353
Lancashire median daily rate £463 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +13.33% -7.41%
10th Percentile £281 £314 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £536
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 54 62
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.58% +8.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.60 £12.53 £12.02
90th Percentile £67.72 £47.85 £59.31
North West median hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -32.14% +29.63% -1.82%

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