The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 139 139 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Derivative 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% 0.16% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £350 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-24.70% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.00
Derivative
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
795 788 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.68% 25.40% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 540 470
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 58 48
Median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Derivative Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Derivative
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Derivative across the South West region.

Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Derivative
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -6 2 £350 -17.64%
Derivative
England

Derivative
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Acrobat
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Acrobat
1 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Author
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared