Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 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.

Change Control
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 90 62
Rank change year-on-year +7 -28 +7
Contract jobs citing Change Control 19 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.22% 0.51% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 0.63% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 12
Birmingham median daily rate £340 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -22.58% +10.71%
10th Percentile £298 £226 £261
90th Percentile £432 £469 £468
West Midlands median daily rate £340 £390 £360
% change year-on-year -12.82% +8.33% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £49.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.41 £42.50 £49.00
% change year-on-year -66.11% -13.27% +49.98%

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 1,257 1,105 1,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.68% 80.19% 77.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 694 634
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.47% -0.27%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £220
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 42
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% -13.58%
10th Percentile £9.22 £10.83 £10.64
90th Percentile £46.55 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £21.26 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.50% +6.30% -11.11%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control 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 Change Control.

1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) PMI
2 8 (42.11%) PMP
2 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
2 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 8 (42.11%) Project Planning
2 8 (42.11%) QA
2 8 (42.11%) Project Governance
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) MATLAB
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Logistics
4 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
4 4 (21.05%) FMCG
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
5 3 (15.79%) Ingenico
5 3 (15.79%) PMO
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) Simulink
5 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering

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 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (15.79%) Simulink
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Junior
1 8 (42.11%) Junior Project Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Coordinator
2 5 (26.32%) IT Manager
2 5 (26.32%) IT Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) IT Security Manager
2 5 (26.32%) IT Security Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Junior IT Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Junior IT Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Junior Project Coordinator
2 5 (26.32%) Project Coordinator
2 5 (26.32%) Security Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Security Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (21.05%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (21.05%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) PMI
2 4 (21.05%) FMCG
3 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
1 8 (42.11%) Project Governance
1 8 (42.11%) Project Planning
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 4 (21.05%) Logistics
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
6 1 (5.26%) BCP
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) MATLAB
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
1 8 (42.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
2 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (15.79%) PMO
4 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Ingenico
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow