Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Statistics
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 104 82
Rank change year-on-year +13 -22 +3
Contract jobs citing Statistics 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.51% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Birmingham median daily rate £318 £320 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.78% +23.08% -26.76%
10th Percentile £277 £289 £255
90th Percentile £443 £367 £265
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £363 £338
% change year-on-year -10.34% +7.41% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £8.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £26.00 £8.75
% change year-on-year -3.92% +197.14% -72.74%

Statistics 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 1282 1235 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.99% 81.57% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 798 643
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.73%
10th Percentile £231 £249 £232
90th Percentile £525 £550 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Birmingham

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Birmingham

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in Birmingham

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) RHCE
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation

Statistics
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 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle UPK
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) EDRMS
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) HR Trainer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle HRMS Trainer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Trainer
4 1 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Statistical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Lucene
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) E-Discovery
2 1 (12.50%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
2 1 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) Qualitative Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Records Management
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) RHCE
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) FTK
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Dell
1 2 (25.00%) NetApp
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Nuix
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle