The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for COREP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited COREP over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Common Reporting (COREP)
England / South West
Rank - - 139
Contract jobs citing COREP 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate - £540 £550
% change year-on-year - -1.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

COREP is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 350 407 426
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 13.68% 14.19% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 267 274
Median daily rate £375 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £382
% change year-on-year - +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 21
Median hourly rate £27.88 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.63% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £22.40 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £43.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.45 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -52.56% +57.69%  

COREP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing COREP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for COREP in the South West

COREP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COREP in the South West