The table below looks at the statistics for OpenROAD 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 OpenROAD over the 3 months to 27 November 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenROAD
Rank 146 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenROAD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenROAD
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
576 373 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.46% 16.90% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 238 237
Average daily rate £375 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 16
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.35 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -9.73%

OpenROAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OpenROAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OpenROAD
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

OpenROAD Daily Rate Trend in the South West

OpenROAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenROAD across the South West region.

OpenROAD Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

OpenROAD
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing OpenROAD 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 OpenROAD.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Ingres
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

OpenROAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing OpenROAD 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 OpenROAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Ingres
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) OpenROAD Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL