The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symbian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symbian over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Symbian Ltd.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symbian
Rank - 114 -
Contract jobs citing Symbian 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £295 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £295 £375
% change year-on-year
- -21.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.75
Symbian
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1488 1065 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.43% 44.67% 49.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 571 537
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 76 86
Median hourly rate £15.21 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.85 £34.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Symbian
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Symbian as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Symbian Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Symbian
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Symbian Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Symbian
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symbian across the West Midlands region.

Symbian Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands