The first table below looks at the demand for E-Discovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Discovery
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.53% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 408 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.52% 65.91% 70.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 251 244
Average daily rate £351 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £84.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
E-Discovery
West Midlands

E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Discovery Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

E-Discovery
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

E-Discovery Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Discovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Discovery across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

E-Discovery Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

E-Discovery
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Discovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Discovery.

1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
2 6 (54.55%) Workflow
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Tivoli
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Discovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Discovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
4 2 (18.18%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Workflow
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Steria
Rate: From £150 to £170 per day
Posted: 3 days ago