The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG 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 ProxySG over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank - 106 108
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.18% 0.047%
As % of the System Software category - 1.60% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £430 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £440 £360
% change year-on-year
-17.61% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
188 250 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.37% 11.32% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 92 66
Average daily rate £325 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £130 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 73 34
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.85 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.75% +53.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.45 £29.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ProxySG Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ProxySG Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands