The first table below looks at the demand for the Chief Technical Officer role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chief Technical Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Technical Officer
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Technical Officer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.50% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
408 189 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 96.00% 93.56% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 80 83
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.34 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Chief Technical Officer
South West