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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank - - 63
Contract jobs citing FIX Protocol 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
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
158 189 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.88% 25.00% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 107 146
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -