The table below looks at the statistics for Spring.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring.NET over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spring.NET
England / West Midlands
Rank - 115 108
Contract jobs citing Spring.NET 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.042% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.17% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £385
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
614 592 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.68% 24.62% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 363 286
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -19.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £22.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Spring.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Spring.NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Spring.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Spring.NET Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands