Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Disclosure Scotland over the 6 months to 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Disclosure Scotland
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 54 45
Contract jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.59% 0.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.55% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Somerset median daily rate - £525 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +45.83% -
South West median daily rate £505 £525 £420
% change year-on-year -3.90% +25.00% +10.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Somerset median hourly rate - £41.83 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +188.45% -
South West median hourly rate - £41.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +19.50% -

Disclosure Scotland is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 55 66 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.60% 12.94% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 38
Somerset median daily rate £438 £415 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% -1.78% +20.71%
10th Percentile £324 £313 £145
90th Percentile £675 £538 £544
South West median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Somerset median hourly rate £28.75 £41.83 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.27% +188.45% -63.75%
10th Percentile £26.05 £38.73 £14.25
90th Percentile £46.33 £44.58 £14.75
South West median hourly rate £43.50 £41.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% +19.50% -10.26%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in Somerset

Disclosure Scotland
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disclosure Scotland in Somerset