The first table below looks at the demand for Solvency II 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 Solvency II over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 0 0 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 1.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 14
Average daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £410 £475
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -13.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
169 126 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.18% 7.05% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 66 68
Average daily rate £383 £260 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.11% -26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £144 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £402 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 17
Average hourly rate £13.75 £11.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% -37.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £31.90 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
Solvency II
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Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solvency II across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Solvency II
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Solvency II Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Solvency II
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 Solvency II within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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