Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Director was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Director of IT
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 105 84
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.066% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.069% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Birmingham median daily rate - £725 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.82% -
West Midlands median daily rate - £725 £550
% change year-on-year - +31.82% -18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1501 1458 1305
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 96.30% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1063 935 815
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £211
90th Percentile £525 £550 £516
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +7.64%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.76% +5.72%

IT Director
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured IT Director in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for IT Director in Birmingham

IT Director
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Director in Birmingham