The table below looks at the statistics for RFID 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 RFID over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - 103
Contract jobs citing RFID 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £7.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £7.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
331 333 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.45% 15.53% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 156 103
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 52
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.25 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

RFID
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RFID Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RFID
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

RFID Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands