The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Castle Windsor skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Castle Windsor over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Castle Windsor
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 124
Contract jobs citing Castle Windsor 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +30.71% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Castle Windsor is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 548 673 624
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.39% 25.00% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 411 396
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £32.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -39.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £9.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Castle Windsor
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Castle Windsor as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Castle Windsor in the West Midlands

Castle Windsor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Castle Windsor in the West Midlands