The first table below looks at the demand for Fortran 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 Fortran over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Programming Languages category 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortran
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Fortran 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 2.93% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 - -
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
140 91 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 32.94% 44.39% 53.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 47 51
Average daily rate £330 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £323 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Fortran
South West

Fortran
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Fortran Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Fortran
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Fortran Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Fortran
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Fortran also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fortran.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Fortran also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fortran. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle