Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Subject Matter Expert was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Subject Matter Expert
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Subject Matter Expert 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.01% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median daily rate - - -
South West median daily rate £325 £900 -
% change year-on-year -63.89% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Somerset
Contract vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 483 484 438
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.97% 95.84% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 301 225
Somerset median daily rate £409 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.79% - -3.45%
10th Percentile £213 £150 £169
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 75
Somerset median hourly rate £41.00 £21.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.24% -19.23% -33.76%
10th Percentile £14.37 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £44.58 £52.75 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% +20.00% -9.09%

Subject Matter Expert
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 Subject Matter Expert within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Taunton - 5 - -
Subject Matter Expert
South West

Subject Matter Expert Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, Subject Matter Expert contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Subject Matter Expert in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible

Subject Matter Expert Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat