Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Visualfiles skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visualfiles over the 6 months to 20 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.

LexisNexis Visualfiles
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 212 245
Rank change year-on-year +17 +33 -44
Contract jobs citing Visualfiles 7 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.16% 0.035%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.27% 1.76% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
North West median daily rate £338 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +63.64% -15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £309 £225
90th Percentile £494 £500 £328
England median daily rate £338 £288 £400
% change year-on-year +17.39% -28.13% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Visualfiles is in the Business 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 553 624 825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.72% 9.20% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 383 378
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +1.31%
10th Percentile £311 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £555 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
% change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 17
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £59.31 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +18.43% +86.66%
10th Percentile £61.56 £10.58 £21.64
90th Percentile £69.07 £69.07 £52.47
England median hourly rate £27.25 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -12.10% +12.73% +2.50%

Visualfiles
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualfiles in the North West

Visualfiles
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualfiles in the North West

Visualfiles
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualfiles in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualfiles in the North West

Visualfiles
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualfiles within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Manchester +20 7 £338 -25.00% 1
Visualfiles
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Visualfiles also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Visualfiles.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) LexisNexis
4 2 (28.57%) Case Management
4 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) Law
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Visualfiles
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Case Management Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Case Management
1 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) LexisNexis
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft