The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government 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 terms in our General 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
Local Government
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £313 £323
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £18.48
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +35.31%
General Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
95 41 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.35% 20.00% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 15 27
Average daily rate £336 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £301 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.88 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.28% -44.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Local Government
South West

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bath - - - - 1
Local Government
South West