The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for E-Discovery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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.

eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 - 54
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing E-Discovery 8 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.32% - 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% - 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Median daily rate £380 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 - £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 - £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £430 £500
% change year-on-year -11.52% -14.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

E-Discovery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 493 677 587
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.62% 83.07% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 475 393
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 13
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -47.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £12.43 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £42.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

E-Discovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing E-Discovery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for E-Discovery in Birmingham

E-Discovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Discovery in Birmingham

E-Discovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Discovery in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Discovery in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Discovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for E-Discovery.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Apache Solr
3 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Financial Institution
4 4 (44.44%) Investment Management
4 4 (44.44%) Virtual Team
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
5 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (22.22%) EDRMS
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) LDAP
5 2 (22.22%) Lucene
5 2 (22.22%) Legal
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Data Governance

E-Discovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) EDRMS
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (22.22%) Legal
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Investment Management
2 2 (22.22%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Records Management
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FTK
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Nuix
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago