The table below looks at the statistics for DASS2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DASS2 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Access Signaling System 2 (DASS2)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DASS2 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.08% 12.81% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 7
Average daily rate £250 £250 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.30 £25.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.62% -23.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%