The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FactSet 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 FactSet over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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 FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FactSet
Rank - 114 -
Contract jobs citing FactSet 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.046% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £150 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £150 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1394 885 1256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.55% 40.39% 42.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 526 650
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 86 109
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.30 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.62% +10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.10 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £31.90 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

FactSet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

FactSet Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

FactSet
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

FactSet Daily Rate Trend in the South West

FactSet
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing FactSet 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 FactSet.

1 1 (100.00%) Reuters
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (100.00%) Eagle PACE

FactSet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing FactSet 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 FactSet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eagle PACE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Report Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg