The table below looks at the statistics for AppFabric skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank - 131 141
Contract jobs citing AppFabric 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.033% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £390 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -26.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AppFabric
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
728 761 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.89% 25.28% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 503 561
Median daily rate £350 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 17
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -6.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.46 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing AppFabric as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

AppFabric
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

AppFabric Daily Rate Trend in the South West