The table below looks at the statistics for CIPD 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 CIPD over the 3 months to 23 July 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank - 119 119
Contract jobs citing CIPD 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.46% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £160 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -55.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.77% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.25 -
CIPD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
645 433 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.57% 18.12% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 267 198
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £213 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 35
Median hourly rate £25.12 £30.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.04 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CIPD
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CIPD Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CIPD
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CIPD Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CIPD
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CIPD 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 CIPD.

1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management

CIPD
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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree