The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of GoldenSource products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoldenSource over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the GoldenSource Corporation.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GoldenSource
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GoldenSource
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
392 319 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.78% 43.76% 50.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 155 203
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £11.88 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £35.00 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

GoldenSource
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing GoldenSource as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

GoldenSource Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

GoldenSource
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

GoldenSource Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham