The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IronPort Systems.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 143 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IronPort 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% - 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £368 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £31.24
IronPort
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1403 1354 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.97% 50.50% 50.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 766 563
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 89 82
Median hourly rate £12.50 £24.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.97% +54.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IronPort
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

IronPort Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IronPort
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 IronPort within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 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 - 1 £300 -
IronPort
England

IronPort
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IronPort 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 IronPort.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) RightFax
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

IronPort
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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Messaging Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Support
2 1 (50.00%) Messaging Support
2 1 (50.00%) Messaging Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) RightFax
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec