The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank - 64 63
Contract jobs citing PhD 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.53% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £550 £478
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +24.00%
PhD
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
175 188 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.47% 24.90% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 129 93
Median daily rate £385 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.23% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham