The table below looks at the statistics for RFID 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 RFID over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing RFID 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £7.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £7.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 77 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.06% 12.85% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 49 23
Average daily rate £313 £255 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.54% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +29.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RFID
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

RFID Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham