Period
to 4 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for IFRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IFRS over the 6 months to 4 July 2020 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.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
England > South West
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 153 223 198
Rank change year-on-year +70 -25 -3
Contract jobs citing IFRS 1 3 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South West 0.033% 0.048% 0.056%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.37% 0.47% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £550 £938
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -41.33% +104.92%
England median daily rate £475 £588 £550
% change year-on-year -19.15% +6.82% +18.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £22.00

IFRS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 273 640 615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.96% 10.30% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 385 361
Median daily rate £463 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.12% +1.69% +10.13%
10th Percentile £206 £250 £269
90th Percentile £625 £613 £575
England median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 46 34
Median hourly rate £48.37 £42.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.80% -0.58% +20.85%
10th Percentile £18.29 £13.43 £12.88
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £53.38
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +2.22% -4.26% +23.68%

IFRS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing IFRS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for IFRS in the South West

IFRS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IFRS in the South West.

Daily rate trend for IFRS in the South West

IFRS
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 IFRS within the South West region over the 6 months to 4 July 2020. 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 +36 1 - -
IFRS
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing IFRS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for IFRS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Data Munging
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Spark SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (100.00%) Elm

IFRS
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Munging
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Elm
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) SQL