The table below looks at the statistics for ISO 8583 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO 8583 over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO 8583
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ISO 8583 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £275 £493
% change year-on-year
+104.54% -44.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ISO 8583
West Midlands

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
65 52 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.59% 7.03% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 29 37
Median daily rate £375 £348 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -10.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £218 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £545 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £17.75 £22.64 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.59% +63.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £14.51 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 £129.63 £118.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%