The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Taunton region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 34 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.27% 5.77% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.71% 21.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £383
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
Miscellaneous Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 22.29% 26.92% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 2 6
Average daily rate £475 £303 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.02% -19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
Statistics
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Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 18 (94.74%) Capacity Planning
2 17 (89.47%) Management Information System
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) SLA
3 15 (78.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (73.68%) Risk Analysis
4 14 (73.68%) ITIL
4 14 (73.68%) Front Office
4 14 (73.68%) Back Office
5 13 (68.42%) Service Management
5 13 (68.42%) Service Delivery
5 13 (68.42%) VMware
5 13 (68.42%) MCP
5 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
5 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (63.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 12 (63.16%) ITSM
6 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
7 9 (47.37%) Workflow
7 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
8 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
10 4 (21.05%) SQL
10 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (21.05%) SAN
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (73.68%) Front Office
1 14 (73.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Support Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Network Support
2 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) SQL DBA
4 4 (21.05%) DBA
5 3 (15.79%) Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Service Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Technician
6 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (78.95%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (73.68%) ITIL
3 14 (73.68%) Risk Analysis
4 13 (68.42%) Service Management
4 13 (68.42%) Service Delivery
5 12 (63.16%) ITSM
6 9 (47.37%) Workflow
7 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
1 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) MCP
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (63.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
4 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix