Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Orchard products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Orchard over the 6 months to 14 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Orchard Information Systems Ltd.

Orchard
England > North West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 208 213
Contract jobs citing Orchard 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.018% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.042% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
North West median daily rate - - £325
England median daily rate £340 £274 £300
% change year-on-year +24.20% -8.75% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.97 - -

Orchard is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,630 2,407 2,992
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.84% 42.48% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,599 1,473 1,800
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £212 £225 £262
90th Percentile £588 £625 £555
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 145 115
North West median hourly rate £18.50 £16.19 £19.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.27% -17.65% +15.65%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £43.90 £54.64
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%

Orchard
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Orchard in the North West

Orchard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Orchard in the North West

Orchard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Orchard in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Orchard in the North West