The first table below looks at the demand for FitNesse 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 FitNesse over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Development Applications 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank - 47 49
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.19% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.27% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £438 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
46 44 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.47% 8.48% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 14
Average daily rate £310 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £31.75 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
FitNesse
West Midlands

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham