The table below looks at the statistics for FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing FIX Protocol 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
186 175 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.63% 26.76% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 109 49
Average daily rate £338 £316 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.71% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £34.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.72% -6.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -