The median contractor rate for a Wintel Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Wintel Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 70 65
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £275 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.89% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £28.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +27.43% +2.72%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 609 763 690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.31% 94.43% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 537 456
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 34
Median hourly rate £15.64 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Wintel Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Wintel Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Wintel Engineer in Birmingham

Wintel Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wintel Engineer in Birmingham

Wintel Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wintel Engineer in Birmingham