Period
to 19 July 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NEC products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NEC over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 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.

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

NEC
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 102 86
Contract jobs citing NEC 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.29% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Birmingham median daily rate - £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.13% -
West Midlands median daily rate - £450 £388
% change year-on-year - +16.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £15.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.00 -

NEC is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 600 697 573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.83% 45.41% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 457 381
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £200 £212 £263
90th Percentile £588 £600 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 36 14
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.02% +22.20%
10th Percentile £11.00 £8.39 £10.38
90th Percentile £20.00 £22.38 £20.30
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +16.13% -8.80% +25.89%

NEC
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for NEC in Birmingham

NEC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NEC in Birmingham

NEC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NEC in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NEC in Birmingham