The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NEC 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 NEC over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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 NEC Corporation.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NEC
Rank 58 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NEC 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% - 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £374 £390
% change year-on-year
-30.43% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
328 382 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.63% 51.07% 49.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 204 184
Average daily rate £350 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.25 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.54% +63.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.50 £29.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

NEC
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

NEC Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NEC
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

NEC Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

NEC
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

NEC Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

NEC
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing NEC 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 NEC.

1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) Nortel
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) DWDM
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) RNC
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Degree

NEC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing NEC 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 NEC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) DWDM
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) RNC
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Nortel
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei