The table below looks at the statistics for FlexUnit 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 FlexUnit over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FlexUnit
Rank - - 124
Contract jobs citing FlexUnit 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £360
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 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
465 407 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.50% 13.63% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 261 208
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 13
Average hourly rate £36.40 £42.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £35.00 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

FlexUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

FlexUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the South West