The table below looks at the statistics for Demand Forecasting skills 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 Demand Forecasting over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Demand Forecasting
Rank - 120 100
Contract jobs citing Demand Forecasting 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.041% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.054% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Average daily rate
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- £330 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £413 £260
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +58.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £28.27
% change year-on-year
- -46.94%
Demand Forecasting
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1812 1838 1361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.28% 74.65% 68.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1104 985 692
Average daily rate £400 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 128 59
Average hourly rate £28.60 £27.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.98% -27.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Demand Forecasting
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Demand Forecasting across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Demand Forecasting Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Demand Forecasting
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Demand Forecasting Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands