The first table below looks at the demand for Process Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Process Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Management
Rank 108 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Contract jobs citing Process Management 10 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.82% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.20% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Average daily rate £363 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £333 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1648 1253 1423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.59% 68.36% 62.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 607 673
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 96 66
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £155.00 £37.80 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Process Management
England

Process Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Process Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Process Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Process Management across the West Midlands region.

Process Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Process Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Process Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Process Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Process Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -5 3 £350 - 1
Warwickshire -8 2 - -
Birmingham -10 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £375 -
Herefordshire - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Process Management
England

Process Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Process Management 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 Process Management.

1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Legal
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Information Management
5 2 (14.29%) Document Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Economics
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax

Process Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Process Management 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 Process Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (7.14%) e-Work
1 1 (7.14%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) MS Access
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) RubyGems
1 1 (7.14%) Grunt
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Vendor Manager
1 2 (14.29%) PMO Lead
2 1 (7.14%) Data Governance Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Governance Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Process Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Business Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Business Process Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
2 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
2 1 (7.14%) SVG
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.14%) Symfony
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) Sinatra
2 1 (7.14%) WebGL
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Economics
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) VMS
1 1 (7.14%) Fedora
1 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Management
4 2 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CAPM
2 1 (7.14%) PgMP
2 1 (7.14%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) Metastorm
2 1 (7.14%) Open Text
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects