Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 18 February 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.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Somerset median daily rate - £550 -
South West median daily rate £419 £425 -
% change year-on-year -1.47% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 108 108 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 23.68% 23.84% 28.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 50 113
Somerset median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £133 £105 £260
90th Percentile £475 £575 £520
South West median daily rate £398 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.00% +1.35% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 37 25
Somerset median hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.27% -10.23% +60.00%
10th Percentile £10.54 £11.70 £25.50
90th Percentile £43.90 £43.00 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year +7.44% -22.44% +30.00%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Somerset

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in Somerset.

Contractor daily rate trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Somerset