The table below looks at the statistics for the CLAS Consultant 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 CLAS Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CLAS Consultant
Rank - 43 40
Contract jobs requiring a CLAS Consultant 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.35% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £625 £513
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CLAS Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
308 289 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 99.35% 95.70% 97.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 173 139
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -39.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.29 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £44.33 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

CLAS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CLAS Consultant in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

CLAS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

CLAS Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CLAS Consultant across the Somerset region.

CLAS Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Somerset