The table below looks at the statistics for assyst skills 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 assyst over the 3 months to 2 September 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axios Systems assyst
Rank - - 107
Contract jobs citing assyst 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £519 £234
% change year-on-year
-37.34% +121.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
309 268 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.94% 12.64% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 120 90
Average daily rate £425 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £436
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 9
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +98.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.13 £12.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £66.78 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -26.54%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

assyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

assyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing assyst across the West Midlands region.

assyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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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 assyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham - - - - 6
Warwickshire - - - -
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Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing assyst 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 assyst.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing assyst 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 assyst. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP