Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Trend Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Trend Analysis over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 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.

Trend Analysis
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 197 170
Contract jobs citing Trend Analysis 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.20% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.23% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
West Midlands median daily rate - £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.69% -35.00%
England median daily rate £412 £375 £378
% change year-on-year +9.87% -0.66% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year -10.00% +34.68% -46.96%

Trend Analysis 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,642 4,264 3,649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 85.11% 84.14% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,370 2,554 2,307
West Midlands median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £256 £269 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 204 128
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.75 £15.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.95% -24.69% +19.12%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.58 £34.63 £51.50
England median hourly rate £24.92 £21.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year +17.25% -9.57% +1.08%

Trend Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Trend Analysis in the West Midlands

Trend Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Trend Analysis in the West Midlands

Trend Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Trend Analysis in the West Midlands