Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CIPD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 203 211
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 -2
Contract jobs citing CIPD 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.036% 0.050% 0.094%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.15% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
South West median daily rate £450 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - +30.43%
England median daily rate £350 £313 £308
% change year-on-year +12.00% +1.63% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £27.50

CIPD is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1715 1960 1880
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.27% 32.49% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1054 1169 1118
South West median daily rate £400 £393 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% - +7.17%
10th Percentile £229 £263 £254
90th Percentile £571 £575 £538
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 108 95
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
10th Percentile £17.00 £19.20 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £55.00
England median hourly rate £29.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.27% +22.22% +12.50%

CIPD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CIPD in the South West

CIPD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CIPD in the South West

CIPD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CIPD in the South West over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CIPD in the South West

CIPD
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 CIPD within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Bristol -6 1 £300 -
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
CIPD
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CIPD 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 CIPD.

1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MCIPD
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management

CIPD
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) HR Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCIPD
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared