The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Casewise 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 Casewise over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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 Casewise.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Casewise
Rank - - 145
Contract jobs citing Casewise 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £405
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Casewise
England

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
1191 1223 1357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.65% 39.53% 42.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 693 816
Average daily rate £363 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 92 80
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.19 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +34.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.40 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.24 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Casewise
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Casewise Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Casewise
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Casewise Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Casewise
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Casewise 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 Casewise.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Project
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) APMG
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Casewise
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Casewise 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 Casewise. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Project
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) APMG
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft