Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Data Acquisition skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Acquisition over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Acquisition
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 96 -
Contract jobs citing Data Acquisition 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Birmingham median daily rate - £425 -
West Midlands median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Data Acquisition is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,174 1,249 1,315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.50% 82.61% 83.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 906 855
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £218 £238 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 17 31
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.60
90th Percentile £23.60 £47.45 £36.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £24.98 £17.50
% change year-on-year -39.95% +42.74% -18.60%

Data Acquisition
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Data Acquisition as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Data Acquisition in Birmingham

Data Acquisition
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Acquisition in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Acquisition in Birmingham