The table below looks at the statistics for Critical Path Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Critical Path Analysis over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Critical Path Analysis
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.27 - £46.00
Critical Path Analysis
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
519 416 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.05% 69.92% 69.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 257 243
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.00 £9.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Critical Path Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Critical Path Analysis across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Critical Path Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Critical Path Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis across the Birmingham region.

Critical Path Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Critical Path Analysis
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Critical Path Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Critical Path Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

Critical Path Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Critical Path Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Critical Path Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM