The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 66 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.12% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.65 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-21.92% -26.00%
Statistics
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
239 231 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.24% 28.27% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 166 114
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Access
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) HFM
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MS Access
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Head of Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Commercial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft