The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grid Computing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Grid Computing
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
55 94 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.63% 28.40% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 52 56
Median daily rate £318 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.48% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 1
Median hourly rate £16.38 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.22% +52.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing Grid Computing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Grid Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Grid Computing Daily Rate Trend in Somerset