Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Biology skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Biology over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 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.

Biology
England > North West
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 238
Contract jobs citing Biology 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - - 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £485 £413 £475
% change year-on-year +17.58% -13.16% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Biology 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4597 5679 6972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.31% 83.86% 81.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2944 3661 4231
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 163 279
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -30.16% +80.00%
10th Percentile £11.51 £11.62 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.85 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Biology
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Biology as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Biology in the North West

Biology
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Biology in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Biology in the North West