The table below looks at the statistics for assyst skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited assyst over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axios Systems assyst
Rank 22 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing assyst 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 6.57% 1.92% -
As % of the Business Applications category 45.00% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £227 £234
% change year-on-year
+43.05% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 -
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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 Taunton region.

Business Applications Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
20 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 14.60% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £399 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

assyst Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

assyst Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

assyst Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region citing assyst 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 assyst.

1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (92.86%) SC Cleared
2 13 (92.86%) Service Management
3 7 (50.00%) SLA
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) MCP
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) Nortel
7 3 (21.43%) UNIX
7 3 (21.43%) MCSE
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
7 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (21.43%) MSI
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) VMware

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Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region citing assyst 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 assyst. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
1 3 (21.43%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MSI
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Front Office
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
1 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Service Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (92.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) MCP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (21.43%) MCSE
4 3 (21.43%) MCITP
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (7.14%) ISEB
6 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Nortel
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Altiris
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos