The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Casewise 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 Casewise over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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 Casewise.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Casewise
England / West Midlands
Rank 117 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Casewise 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £356 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1104 1103 1013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.73% 46.11% 47.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 538 532
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £549 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 41 95
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £23.80 £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Casewise
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Casewise as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Casewise Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Casewise
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Casewise Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Casewise
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Casewise across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Casewise Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Casewise
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Casewise within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 3 £325 -
Warwickshire - 2 £531 -
West Bromwich - 1 £338 -
Casewise
England

Casewise
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Casewise 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 Casewise.

1 5 (62.50%) UML
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Application Discovery
4 2 (25.00%) Rational Rose
4 2 (25.00%) Yourdon
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (25.00%) SSADM
5 1 (12.50%) RUP
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) PMI
5 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) SaaS
5 1 (12.50%) PaaS

Casewise
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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
1 5 (62.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Application Discovery
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (25.00%) SSADM
4 2 (25.00%) Yourdon
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) RUP
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle