The table below looks at the statistics for Basel II skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basel II
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Basel II 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £451
% change year-on-year
- +10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Basel II
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
90 61 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.69% 7.37% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 43 20
Median daily rate £375 £344 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £173 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £14.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.57% -38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +38.09%

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Basel II as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Basel II Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Basel II
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Basel II across the Birmingham region.

Basel II Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham