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 30 July 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
30 Jul 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 £400 £275 £493
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -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
67 57 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.69% 7.63% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 41
Median daily rate £375 £350 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £232 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £500 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.75 - £79.44
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 - £26.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 - £131.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%