The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Thunderhead products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thunderhead over the 3 months to 25 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Thunderhead Limited.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thunderhead
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Thunderhead 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Thunderhead
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
395 335 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.90% 44.79% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 175 180
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 19
Median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £11.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +49.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £11.93 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Thunderhead
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Thunderhead Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Thunderhead
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Thunderhead Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham