The table below looks at the statistics for Time 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 Time Management over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Time Management
Rank 108 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing Time Management 20 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.41% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.59% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Average daily rate £375 £438 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +116.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £428 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £448 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £15.97
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.44%
Time Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2041 1529 1582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.48% 70.11% 73.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1155 875 849
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 103 81
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £11.50 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Time Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Time Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Time 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 Time Management across the West Midlands region.

Time Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Time Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Time Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Time Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Time 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 Time Management across the West Midlands region.

Time Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Time 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 Time Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -3 8 £289 -34.05% 2
Warwickshire - 8 £426 - 2
Coventry - 3 £150 -
Shropshire - 1 - - 3
Time Management
England

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Time 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 Time Management.

1 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
2 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) MS Office
3 9 (25.71%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) Degree
4 6 (17.14%) Finance
4 6 (17.14%) Migration
4 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
5 5 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) Presales
5 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 5 (14.29%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (11.43%) WCAG
6 4 (11.43%) Psychology
6 4 (11.43%) Blog
6 4 (11.43%) Ajax
6 4 (11.43%) Law
6 4 (11.43%) Legal
6 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
6 4 (11.43%) LAN
6 4 (11.43%) WAN
6 4 (11.43%) SAP
6 4 (11.43%) CSS
6 4 (11.43%) HTML
6 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.43%) Mac OS X

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Time 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 Time Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.71%) MS Office
3 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
4 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP HCM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) LAN
1 4 (11.43%) WAN
2 3 (8.57%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) MPLS
3 1 (2.86%) RS-232
3 1 (2.86%) RS-485
3 1 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Law
2 4 (11.43%) Legal
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Junior
4 4 (11.43%) Applications Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support
4 4 (11.43%) Graduate
4 4 (11.43%) Graduate Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Graduate IT Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) IT Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) IT Graduate
4 4 (11.43%) Junior Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Junior IT Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Usability Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Web Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Ajax
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Blog
3 4 (11.43%) Psychology
4 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.86%) NHS
6 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Mac OS X
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Unix
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 5 (14.29%) Presales
2 5 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (11.43%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Workflow
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Data Validation
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.71%) System Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) ABAP
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) ECDL
5 3 (8.57%) MCP
5 3 (8.57%) MCSE
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.86%) ISEB
6 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) WCAG
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
4 3 (8.57%) Apple
5 2 (5.71%) Avaya
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) EMC
5 2 (5.71%) iManage
5 2 (5.71%) NICE Systems
5 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) Lotus
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy
6 1 (2.86%) webMethods