The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of QAD products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QAD over the 3 months to 13 February 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 QAD, Inc.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
QAD
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing QAD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
QAD
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 Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 40 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 28.57% 41.24% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 32
Average daily rate £390 £400 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £443 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%