The first table below looks at the demand for E-Discovery 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 E-Discovery over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Discovery
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1779 1314 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.12% 66.60% 69.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 660 748
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 55 65
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £13.80 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
E-Discovery
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E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing E-Discovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Discovery.

1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (50.00%) Workflow
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing E-Discovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Discovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
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