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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FIX Protocol 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £208 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-48.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FIX Protocol
West Midlands

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
197 202 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.79% 31.17% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 144 81
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +337.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FIX Protocol across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

FIX Protocol
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

FIX Protocol Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

FIX Protocol
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FIX Protocol across the Birmingham region.

FIX Protocol Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

FIX Protocol
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing FIX Protocol also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FIX Protocol.

1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Lotus
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) IMAP
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Sendmail

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing FIX Protocol also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FIX Protocol. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) IMAP
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Lotus