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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 26 June 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 ATG (Art Technology Group).

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ATG
Rank - - 100
Contract jobs citing ATG 0 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1441 1102 1174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.27% 46.68% 50.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 640 552
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £175 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 74 92
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.20 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £35.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing ATG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ATG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ATG.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce Architect
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle