Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 89 82
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 -23
Contract jobs citing Business Transformation 11 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.68% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.44% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 3
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £500 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +56.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £375 £365 £310
90th Percentile £525 £596 £376
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +31.25%
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 1,317 1,148 1,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.00% 82.29% 79.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 729 647
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £225 £255 £215
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 27 36
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.11 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.26% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.83 £9.59
90th Percentile £53.75 £40.25 £46.63
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -11.11%

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 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Transformation in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (36.36%) Matrix Management
3 4 (36.36%) Business Development
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) PDM
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Spring
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) IIS
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) JDBC
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) Struts
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services

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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum Master
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS3
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) JDBC
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Struts
1 1 (9.09%) Visualforce
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Business Development
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Matrix Management
3 4 (36.36%) PDM
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) EAI
6 1 (9.09%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Apex Code
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Informatica
1 1 (9.09%) Jitterbit
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle