The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SIMUL8 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIMUL8 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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 SIMUL8 Corporation.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SIMUL8
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SIMUL8 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SIMUL8
England

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
1214 1196 1378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.73% 39.16% 42.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 668 842
Median daily rate £363 £360 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 93 81
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.94% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.47 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

SIMUL8
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing SIMUL8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SIMUL8 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SIMUL8
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SIMUL8 across the South West region.

SIMUL8 Daily Rate Trend in the South West