Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for SANS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 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.

SANS Institute
England > South West
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 195 207
Contract jobs citing SANS 0 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.24% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.78% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
South West median daily rate - £523 -
England median daily rate £600 £475 £435
% change year-on-year +26.32% +9.20% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £35.00

SANS is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,696 1,660 1,821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.90% 30.18% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 917 1,089
South West median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +0.95%
10th Percentile £256 £225 £255
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 120 98
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £40.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.56% +18.52% -15.63%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.71 £20.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £25.31
% change year-on-year -12.73% +8.65% +12.49%

SANS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SANS in the South West

SANS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SANS in the South West