The table below looks at the statistics for FastStats 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 FastStats over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apteco FastStats
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing FastStats 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.87%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate - £200 £275
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FastStats
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Business Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
46 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.18% 9.48% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 16 1
Average daily rate £400 £434 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% +57.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FastStats across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

FastStats
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

FastStats Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

FastStats
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FastStats across the Somerset region.

FastStats Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset