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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
Rank - 59 48
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.15% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.20% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Median daily rate - £357 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +116.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £244 £180
% change year-on-year
+43.73% +35.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
E-Discovery
West Midlands

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
572 506 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.25% 76.78% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 322 307
Median daily rate £425 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
1 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) XMPP
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) H.323
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning

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 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
1 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) H.323
2 4 (66.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Lync Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow