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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ATG
Rank - 100 93
Contract jobs citing ATG 0 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.73% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.49% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £431
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1184 1144 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.21% 49.44% 50.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 529 360
Average daily rate £358 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 82 92
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) hybris

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) hybris