The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Connections skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Connections over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Connections
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IBM Connections 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IBM Connections
England

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

Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.24% 14.67% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 8
Median daily rate £450 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%