The table below looks at the statistics for E-Discovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
Rank 141 120 104
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -16
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 5 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.040% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.052% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £575 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +187.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £575 £200
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +187.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
E-Discovery
England

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
2670 1908 1931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.69% 76.57% 76.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 1140 1011
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 92 132
Median hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.87 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing E-Discovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Discovery Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

E-Discovery
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

E-Discovery Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

E-Discovery
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 E-Discovery within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -6 5 - - 1
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery 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 E-Discovery.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) XMPP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

E-Discovery
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 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Lync Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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