The table below looks at the statistics for Symposium 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 Symposium over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nortel Networks Symposium
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Symposium 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £400 £268
% change year-on-year
-62.50% +49.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Symposium
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
502 368 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.02% 11.90% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 209 229
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 26 39
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.08 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Symposium
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Symposium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Symposium Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Symposium
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Symposium Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Symposium
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Symposium Hourly Rate Trend in the South West