The table below looks at the statistics for eggPlant 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 eggPlant 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
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank - - 147
Contract jobs citing eggPlant 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £280 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
504 457 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.44% 13.93% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 313 225
Median daily rate £395 £399 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £310 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £28.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

eggPlant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

eggPlant Daily Rate Trend in the South West