Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Change Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Control over the 6 months to 19 May 2019 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.

Change Control
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 85 77
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing Change Control 10 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.80% 1.29% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.52% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 5
Birmingham median daily rate £390 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +13.33% -29.41%
10th Percentile £298 £253 £231
90th Percentile £468 £409 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £345 £373
% change year-on-year +13.04% -7.38% -6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £25.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.42% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year -2.14% +10.24% -35.20%

Change Control 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 1,053 1,312 981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 84.17% 84.59% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 881 653
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 17
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.53 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.87% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £10.44 £8.39 £11.40
90th Percentile £44.63 £42.50 £32.90
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.75 £15.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +27.42% -27.91% +17.65%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Birmingham

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Birmingham

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Birmingham

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control 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 Change Control.

1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
4 1 (10.00%) ARP4754
4 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery

Change Control
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 (10.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (10.00%) Avionics
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Procurement Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Director
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Informatics
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Spend Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ARP4754
1 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus
2 1 (10.00%) TOWER Software