Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Freedom of Information Act over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
South West > Devon
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +62
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.46% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Devon median daily rate £550 - -
South West median daily rate £543 £388 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Freedom of Information Act is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 149 135 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 27.24% 27.95% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 85 100
Devon median daily rate £400 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +5.44% +5.00%
10th Percentile £138 £153 £160
90th Percentile £600 £500 £513
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 11
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £27.75 £15.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £47.90 £48.00 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +24.53% -30.72% +33.04%

Freedom of Information Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Freedom of Information Act as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Freedom of Information Act in Devon

Freedom of Information Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Freedom of Information Act in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Freedom of Information Act in Devon

Freedom of Information Act
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act in Devon over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Freedom of Information Act in Devon

Freedom of Information Act
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act within the Devon region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 7 £575 -
Exeter - 1 £250 -
Freedom of Information Act
South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Freedom of Information Act.

1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Solaris
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Middleware
3 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (62.50%) DevOps
5 4 (50.00%) JBoss
6 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (12.50%) Time Management
8 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
8 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
8 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
8 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (12.50%) Validation
8 1 (12.50%) Data Security
8 1 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
8 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working

Freedom of Information Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Unix Administrator
2 6 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (75.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Information Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) MI Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Solaris
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Service Management
4 5 (62.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
5 1 (12.50%) Data Security
5 1 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft