The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging 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 Software Packaging over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - 3.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £233
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £264 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.05% -24.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.25
Software Packaging
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 40.82% 44.57% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 17
Average daily rate £433 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.94% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £375 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £725 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Packaging across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton