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

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Siemens AG.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Siemens
England / West Midlands
Rank 115 119 123
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Siemens 1 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.045% 0.48% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.99% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £130 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £320 £325
% change year-on-year -0.78% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £40.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +13.75% +30.08%  

Siemens is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 932 1308 1294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.48% 48.59% 50.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 656 674
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 104
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -35.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Siemens
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Siemens as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Siemens in the West Midlands

Siemens
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Siemens in the West Midlands

Siemens
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Siemens in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Siemens in the West Midlands

Siemens
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Siemens 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 Siemens.

1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle UPK

Siemens
Top Related 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 1 (33.33%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Trainer
1 1 (33.33%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP