The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FatWire 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 FatWire over the 3 months to 27 August 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 the FatWire Corporation.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FatWire
Rank - - 124
Contract jobs citing FatWire 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.75% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
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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
1308 921 1271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.42% 41.12% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 552 670
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £491 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 69 104
Average hourly rate £20.03 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.60 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

FatWire
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

FatWire 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 FatWire across the South West region.

FatWire Daily Rate Trend in the South West