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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenROAD over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenROAD
Rank 133 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenROAD 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £445 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
521 572 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.60% 17.24% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 366 358
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £196 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 19
Median hourly rate £33.00 £42.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% +159.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £22.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

OpenROAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing OpenROAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenROAD within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 5 £445 -
OpenROAD
England

OpenROAD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenROAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for OpenROAD.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
1 6 (100.00%) Ingres
1 6 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 6 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel

OpenROAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Ingres
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior BizTalk Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WCF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
1 6 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL