The first table below looks at the demand for JCAPS 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 JCAPS 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 Application Platforms 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
Java CAPS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing JCAPS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £485 £475
% change year-on-year
-32.98% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
80 48 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.82% 23.41% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 23 29
Average daily rate £375 £320 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £409 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
JCAPS
South West

JCAPS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

JCAPS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

JCAPS
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

JCAPS Daily Rate Trend in Somerset