The first table below looks at the demand for Mason 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 Mason over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mason
Rank 61 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Mason 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £475 £550
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 179 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.90% 29.11% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 115 77
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +446.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
Mason
West Midlands

Mason
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Mason Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Mason
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Mason Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Mason
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mason across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Mason Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Mason
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Mason 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 Mason.

1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
2 3 (75.00%) Apex Code
3 2 (50.00%) Force.com
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

Mason
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Mason 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 Mason. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Force.com
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle