The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG 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 ATG over the 3 months to 24 December 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 ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank - 104 -
Contract jobs citing ATG 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.046% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.097% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ATG
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
1105 1033 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.46% 47.80% 49.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 505 431
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 77 97
Average hourly rate £15.85 £17.48 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.29% -22.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.22 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ATG Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ATG
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 ATG within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Coventry - - - -
ATG
England

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ATG 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 ATG.

1 14 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (57.14%) Retail
3 7 (50.00%) Workflow
3 7 (50.00%) CMS
3 7 (50.00%) Endeca
3 7 (50.00%) UML
3 7 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (42.86%) QA
4 6 (42.86%) Load Testing
4 6 (42.86%) iPad
4 6 (42.86%) JBoss
4 6 (42.86%) Apache
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) JMS
4 6 (42.86%) B2C
4 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 6 (42.86%) JMX
4 6 (42.86%) J2EE
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 6 (42.86%) JDBC
4 6 (42.86%) JSP
4 6 (42.86%) Servlets
4 6 (42.86%) SOAP
4 6 (42.86%) Struts
4 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) XML

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ATG 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 ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) CMS
1 7 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 6 (42.86%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
General
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
1 7 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) J2EE
1 6 (42.86%) JDBC
1 6 (42.86%) JSP
1 6 (42.86%) Servlets
1 6 (42.86%) SOAP
1 6 (42.86%) Struts
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
1 6 (42.86%) XML
1 6 (42.86%) XSLT
1 6 (42.86%) JMS
1 6 (42.86%) JMX
1 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (50.00%) UML
2 7 (50.00%) Workflow
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Content Management
3 6 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (42.86%) B2C
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Endeca
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Omniture
3 1 (7.14%) hybris
3 1 (7.14%) Demandware