The table below looks at the statistics for ERD skills 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 ERD 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
Rank 136 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ERD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £535 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ERD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2289 2414 2524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.12% 78.02% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1493 1561 1571
Average daily rate £388 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 98 109
Average hourly rate £42.25 £36.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.75% +10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.88 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

ERD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ERD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ERD
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ERD Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ERD
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

ERD
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 ERD 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 ERD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) UML