The table below looks at the statistics for AWD 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 AWD over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DST Systems Automated Work Distributor (AWD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing AWD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Business Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £317 £445 -
% change year-on-year
-28.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AWD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
289 198 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.00% 6.04% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 149 139
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £290 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £35.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £35.00 £19.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.44%

AWD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing AWD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

AWD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West