The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Fujitsu 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 Fujitsu over the 3 months to 18 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 Fujitsu.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fujitsu
Rank 114 - 101
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fujitsu 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% - 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £246 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £463 £245
% change year-on-year
-41.62% +88.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 - £12.25
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1218 896 1075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.22% 48.91% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 389 446
Average daily rate £350 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 114 97
Average hourly rate £16.75 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.10% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Fujitsu
England

Fujitsu
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fujitsu Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Fujitsu
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fujitsu Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Fujitsu
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fujitsu Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Fujitsu
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fujitsu within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 2 £246 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Birmingham - - - -
Fujitsu
England

Fujitsu
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fujitsu 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 Fujitsu.

1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) MKS
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) P3O
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management

Fujitsu
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fujitsu 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 Fujitsu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Commercial Manager
1 1 (20.00%) PMO Lead
1 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Junior
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Commercial Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) P3O
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) MKS