The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Compaq 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 Compaq over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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 Compaq.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compaq
Rank - 88 -
Contract jobs citing Compaq 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.45% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £250 £150
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.47 £19.50 £14.10
% change year-on-year
+66.51% +38.29%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1214 879 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.55% 49.16% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 379 448
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 110 102
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Compaq
England

Compaq
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Compaq across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Compaq Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Compaq
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Compaq Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Compaq
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Compaq Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands