Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 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.

Algorithms
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 50 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +68
Contract jobs citing Algorithms 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.38% 0.21% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Somerset median daily rate - £350 -
South West median daily rate £500 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate £39.64 - -
South West median hourly rate £39.64 - £37.75

Algorithms 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 Somerset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 92 106 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 17.66% 22.65% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 71 59
Somerset median daily rate £363 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% -7.53%
10th Percentile £146 £111 £105
90th Percentile £534 £475 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 33
Somerset median hourly rate £39.00 £47.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.89% +69.64% -49.09%
10th Percentile £35.49 £11.34 £14.08
90th Percentile £43.20 £50.00 £41.90
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £31.05
% change year-on-year +7.59% +27.21% -19.87%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Somerset

Algorithms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Algorithms in Somerset.

Contractor daily rate trend for Algorithms in Somerset

Algorithms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms in Somerset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Algorithms in Somerset

Algorithms
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Yeovil - 2 - -
Algorithms
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Algorithms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) Java 8
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Java 8
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft