Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Squid skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Squid over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

Squid Cache
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 91 -
Contract jobs citing Squid 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.55% -
As % of the System Software category - 4.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £13.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £13.95 -

Squid is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 220 219 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.48% 13.42% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 148 85
Birmingham median daily rate £370 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.95% +8.93% +17.65%
10th Percentile £150 £154 £133
90th Percentile £525 £550 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.93 £12.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.26% -29.03% -
10th Percentile £10.71 £9.30 £10.75
90th Percentile £21.75 £21.25 £26.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.10 £14.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +0.71% -2.78%

Squid
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Squid in Birmingham