Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Business Transformation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Transformation over the 6 months to 21 September 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.

Business Transformation
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 72 78
Rank change year-on-year -23 +6 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 6 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.41% 1.55% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.87% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 14
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £469 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -8.54% +15.49%
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Business Transformation 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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,206 1,176 1,304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.93% 82.88% 83.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 848 883
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +1.94% +6.16%
10th Percentile £227 £250 £244
90th Percentile £560 £525 £549
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 19 32
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.88 £14.63 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.71% -5.65% -31.11%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.00 £10.80
90th Percentile £22.85 £45.35 £38.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £22.25 £18.14
% change year-on-year -32.58% +22.67% -17.56%

Business Transformation
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Business Transformation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Business Transformation in Birmingham

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Transformation in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Transformation in Birmingham

Business Transformation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Transformation in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) QlikView
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (33.33%) Power BI

Business Transformation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (33.33%) Power BI
1 2 (33.33%) QlikView
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Development DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Prism