The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataFlux products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataFlux over the 3 months to 6 May 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 SAS DataFlux.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataFlux
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-21.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DataFlux
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
1221 1179 1383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.76% 38.74% 42.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 663 850
Median daily rate £363 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 92 82
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.94% +20.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.40 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.24 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

DataFlux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DataFlux Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DataFlux
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

DataFlux Daily Rate Trend in the South West