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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
Rank - - 102
Contract jobs citing RFID 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.099%
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
338 338 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.53% 15.80% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 165 104
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 53
Average hourly rate £22.43 £20.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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