The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £418
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.86%
E-business
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 158 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.02% 79.00% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 57 46
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £635 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands