The table below looks at the statistics for QUnit 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 QUnit over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QUnit
Rank - 113 -
Contract jobs citing QUnit 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.18% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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
398 263 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.11% 11.76% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 166 148
Average daily rate £375 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 49
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £35.00 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

QUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

QUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

QUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

QUnit Daily Rate Trend in the South West

QUnit
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QUnit within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - - - -
QUnit
England

QUnit
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing QUnit 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 QUnit.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SVG
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) RIA
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Hudson
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing QUnit 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 QUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Hudson
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SVG
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared