The table below looks at the statistics for Summit 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 Summit over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Misys Summit
Rank 126 106 95
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Contract jobs citing Summit 18 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 0.98% 0.89%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.33% 12.05% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 10
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£388 £411 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.77% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £332 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £484 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.76% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £19.46 £19.50 £17.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +13.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £19.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-0.23% +13.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
193 249 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.03% 8.12% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 147 100
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +40.00%

Summit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Summit Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Summit
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Summit Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Summit
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Summit across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Summit Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Summit
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Summit Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Summit
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 Summit within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon -5 16 £388 -2.51%
Somerset -3 1 £373 -22.59%
Bristol - 1 £708 -
Summit
England

Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Summit 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 Summit.

1 26 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 26 (100.00%) ISO 14001
2 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (23.08%) Web Development
6 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) XML
7 5 (19.23%) Java
7 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
7 5 (19.23%) UML
7 5 (19.23%) ISEB
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) User Stories
9 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (11.54%) REST
9 3 (11.54%) CSS3
9 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) HTML5
9 3 (11.54%) Data Management
9 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (11.54%) Data Extraction
9 3 (11.54%) XPath
9 3 (11.54%) Usability Testing

Summit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Summit 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 Summit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) LiveLink
2 2 (7.69%) Liferay
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
1 3 (11.54%) Fireworks
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Spock
2 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Data Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Web Designer
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (3.85%) GUI Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) XSLT
4 3 (11.54%) XML Schema
4 3 (11.54%) SOAP
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) REST
4 3 (11.54%) CSS3
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
6 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.85%) Spring
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) JSON
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Data Extraction
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) GIS
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Linked Data
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Web Development
3 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
3 5 (19.23%) UML
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) User Stories
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Usability Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security
6 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.69%) Content Management
6 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) MODAF
7 1 (3.85%) Database Security
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) XQuery
4 3 (11.54%) XPath
5 1 (3.85%) Groovy
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) ISEB
4 2 (7.69%) CISSP
4 2 (7.69%) BC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 26 (100.00%) ISO 14001
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Actuate
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft