The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Alterian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alterian over the 3 months to 18 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 Vendors for the Wolverhampton 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Alterian.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Alterian
Rank 20 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Alterian 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.45% 6.67% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £265 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £275 £283
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 65.22% 43.33% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 3
Average daily rate £375 £175 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £155.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1048.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Alterian
West Midlands

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Alterian across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Alterian Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Alterian
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Alterian Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Alterian
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Alterian also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Alterian.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) JSTL
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) MVC

Alterian
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Alterian also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Alterian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Web Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) JSTL
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA