The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
England / South West
Rank - - 135
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £436
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
252 220 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.79% 7.35% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 154 152
Median daily rate £425 £420 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 £40.89 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in the South West