The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of RedPrairie 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 RedPrairie over the 3 months to 31 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 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 the RedPrairie Corporation.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RedPrairie
Rank 119 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RedPrairie 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% - 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£463 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 - £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £401
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1203 914 1059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.00% 46.00% 47.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 401 462
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 71 80
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +22.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.23 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £28.15 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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RedPrairie
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RedPrairie 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 RedPrairie across the West Midlands region.

RedPrairie Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RedPrairie across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

RedPrairie Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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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 RedPrairie within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 £550 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
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England

RedPrairie
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing RedPrairie 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 RedPrairie.

1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) JDA
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center

RedPrairie
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing RedPrairie 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 RedPrairie. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) RedPrairie Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JDA