The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AccuRev products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AccuRev over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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 AccuRev.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AccuRev
Rank - - 94
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 0 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 12
Average daily rate
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- - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year
-25.30% -
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England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1174 968 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.00% 47.27% 47.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 485 454
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 82 100
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

AccuRev
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AccuRev across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

AccuRev Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

AccuRev
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

AccuRev Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

AccuRev
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AccuRev within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - - - -
AccuRev
England

AccuRev
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing AccuRev also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AccuRev.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing AccuRev also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited AccuRev. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft