The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alterian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alterian over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Alterian.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Alterian
Rank - 145 120
Contract jobs citing Alterian 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.031% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.072% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £285 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.77% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1208 1387 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.57% 42.95% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 851 555
Average daily rate £360 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £202 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £476 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 81 59
Average hourly rate £20.19 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.34% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £11.35 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Alterian across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Alterian Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Alterian
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Alterian Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Alterian
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Alterian Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Alterian
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Alterian 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 Alterian.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Direct Marketing

Alterian
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Alterian 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 Alterian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Campaign Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL