The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CAFM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CAFM over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Aided Facility Management (CAFM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing CAFM 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.46% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £490 £401 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.11% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £415 £475
% change year-on-year -27.71% -12.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CAFM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 526 523 546
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.05% 81.21% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 329 334
Median daily rate £421 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +0.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 18
Median hourly rate £14.63 £13.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.37% -41.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.44 £8.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

CAFM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing CAFM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for CAFM in Birmingham

CAFM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAFM in Birmingham

CAFM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CAFM 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 CAFM.

1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Maximo
1 3 (75.00%) Kronos
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Development
3 1 (25.00%) IFRS

CAFM
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maximo
2 1 (25.00%) TRIRIGA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Maximo Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Kronos
2 1 (25.00%) IBM