Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for QUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QUnit over the 6 months to 21 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.

QUnit
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 219 234
Contract jobs citing QUnit 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.073% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.50% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
North West median daily rate - £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.33% +1.69%
England median daily rate £388 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -8.82% -10.53% +12.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

QUnit is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 994 991 1160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.33% 14.53% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 667 696
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £290 £300 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £526
England median daily rate £451 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 45
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £33.40 £34.85 £27.30
90th Percentile £50.50 £44.30 £40.60
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

QUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for QUnit in the North West

QUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QUnit in the North West