Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 94 82
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12 -20
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 23 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.44% 0.53% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.65% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 3
Birmingham median daily rate £488 £413 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +28.91% -22.42%
10th Percentile £355 £356 £290
90th Percentile £573 £500 £626
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +0.11% -2.67% +21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £51.25 - -

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 1294 1239 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.13% 81.46% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 801 647
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £230
90th Percentile £525 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

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 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Transformation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Transformation.

1 10 (43.48%) Project Management
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Matrix Management
3 6 (26.09%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (21.74%) Workflow
5 4 (17.39%) Retail
5 4 (17.39%) Data Management
5 4 (17.39%) PDM
5 4 (17.39%) Business Development
5 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (8.70%) SMS
7 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (8.70%) BCP
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
7 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (8.70%) PMO
7 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) NetSuite
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SMS
2 1 (4.35%) ADSL
2 1 (4.35%) Broadband
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Workflow Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Planner
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Business Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) ERP Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.35%) JDBC
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
2 1 (4.35%) Struts
2 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) FMCG
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Matrix Management
2 6 (26.09%) Matrix Organization
3 5 (21.74%) Workflow
4 4 (17.39%) Business Development
4 4 (17.39%) Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps
4 4 (17.39%) PDM
4 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) BCP
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) CODA
2 1 (4.35%) IFS
2 1 (4.35%) Informatica
2 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.35%) Jitterbit
2 1 (4.35%) Meraki
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Workday