The table below looks at the statistics for E-Discovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 57 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 519 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.63% 79.72% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 337 272
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 17
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £9.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Discovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for E-Discovery.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (50.00%) H.323
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) H.323
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Lync Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp