The table below looks at the statistics for ResourceLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ResourceLink over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Business Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £135 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-66.25% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ResourceLink
West Midlands

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

Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
98 72 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.13% 9.92% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 44 55
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -26.98%

ResourceLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

ResourceLink Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ResourceLink
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ResourceLink Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham