Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for assyst skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited assyst over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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.

Axios Systems assyst
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 202 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +201
Contract jobs citing assyst 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.071% 0.017% -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.02% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
South West median daily rate £300 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% - -
England median daily rate £300 £460 £310
% change year-on-year -34.78% +48.39% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South West median hourly rate £13.00 - -
England median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year -48.00% +36.99% +21.67%

assyst is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 393 428 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.93% 7.46% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 270 274
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +2.42%
10th Percentile £269 £300 £298
90th Percentile £600 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £445 £434
% change year-on-year +6.74% +2.48% -0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 2
South West median hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £40.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.50% -51.08% +104.43%
10th Percentile £12.50 £14.75 £39.47
90th Percentile £45.00 £33.75 £43.30
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +4.76%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing assyst as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for assyst in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing assyst in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for assyst in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing assyst in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for assyst in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing assyst within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Somerset - 4 £300 -
assyst
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing assyst 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 South West region with a requirement for assyst.

1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy