Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Task Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Task Automation over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 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.

Task Automation
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing Task Automation 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 1.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Task Automation 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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 75 48 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 78.13% 64.86% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 84
Worcestershire median daily rate £431 £250 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.50% -25.93% -3.57%
10th Percentile £260 £140 £164
90th Percentile £488 £438 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 10
Worcestershire median hourly rate £16.00 £60.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.33% +352.83% -26.39%
10th Percentile £11.10 £60.00 £11.42
90th Percentile £19.25 £60.00 £24.03
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £24.98 £17.50
% change year-on-year -39.95% +42.74% -16.67%