Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ATG over the 6 months to 23 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

ATG
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 207 171
Rank change year-on-year +31 -36 -17
Contract jobs citing ATG 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.081% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.093% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
West Midlands median daily rate - £400 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -31.91% -
England median daily rate £550 £450 £520
% change year-on-year +22.22% -13.46% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

ATG 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 the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2152 2906 2168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.44% 46.98% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1286 1580 1083
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £207 £250 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 92 140
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.82 £14.50 £15.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.10% -8.37% -0.16%
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.29 £10.72
90th Percentile £48.38 £24.98 £33.28
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

ATG
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ATG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ATG in the West Midlands

ATG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ATG in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for ATG in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ATG 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ATG.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 2 (100.00%) Strategic Thinking

ATG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle