The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank - 115 -
Contract jobs citing Derivative 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £450 £393
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +14.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Derivative
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
866 636 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.39% 26.68% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 390 322
Median daily rate £380 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £35.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Derivative Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative 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 Derivative.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) RHCE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Postfix
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Derivative
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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) RHCE
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) iptables
1 2 (66.67%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat