The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Communications Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Officer
Rank 145 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Officer 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.033% - 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% - 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £228 £130
% change year-on-year
+29.67% +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £16.80
Communications Officer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2844 2221 2179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.64% 95.44% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 1346 1122
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 136 198
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.96 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Communications Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Communications Officer in the job title.

Communications Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Communications Officer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Communications Officer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Communications Officer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Communications Officer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Communications Officer
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 Communications Officer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 1 £250 -
Communications Officer
England

Communications Officer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Communications Officer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Communications Officer in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Communications Officer Skill Set
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 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared