The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lagan products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lagan over the 3 months to 30 April 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 KANA Lagan.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lagan
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Lagan 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
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.00
Lagan
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
393 389 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.97% 47.97% 51.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 253 165
Average daily rate £370 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 14
Average hourly rate £11.80 £22.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.36% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Lagan
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lagan across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lagan Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Lagan
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Lagan Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Lagan
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Lagan Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Lagan
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Lagan 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 Lagan.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Northgate
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Lagan
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Lagan 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 Lagan. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Northgate