The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of QAD 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 QAD over the 3 months to 8 December 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 QAD, Inc.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
QAD
Rank 130 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QAD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.036% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.080% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
QAD
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
1250 1159 1144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.47% 45.36% 48.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 564 578
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 53 108
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £10.22 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.15 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

QAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

QAD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

QAD
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 QAD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Shropshire - 1 - -
QAD
England

QAD
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QAD 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 QAD.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) MFGPRO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Czech Language
1 1 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) Infor
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Infor LN

QAD
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Infor LN
1 1 (100.00%) MFGPRO
General
1 1 (100.00%) Czech Language
1 1 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Support
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Infor
1 1 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft