Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 78 91
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 -28
Contract jobs citing Change Control 20 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.42% 1.33% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.60% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 5
Birmingham median daily rate £383 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.64% -25.68%
10th Percentile £299 £296 £228
90th Percentile £666 £438 £371
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +10.29% +3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £16.41 £36.25
% change year-on-year - -54.74% -26.02%

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 1,179 1,372 1,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 83.50% 83.10% 83.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 1,009 758
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £228 £250
90th Percentile £563 £530 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 36
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £10.77 £9.77 £10.60
90th Percentile £32.00 £48.95 £32.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -36.56% +38.89% -10.00%

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 12 December 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 12 December 2018, 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 6 (30.00%) Project Governance
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) PMP
3 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (20.00%) Product Management
3 4 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Aruba
4 3 (15.00%) GDPR
4 3 (15.00%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) QA
4 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) FMCG
4 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Logistics
4 3 (15.00%) Wireless
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall

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 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.00%) Power BI
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Security Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Security Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Software Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Re-Platforming Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) FMCG
1 3 (15.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Governance
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 4 (20.00%) Product Management
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Logistics
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Conflict Management
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (10.00%) Network Management
5 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (20.00%) PMP
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) GDPR
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (15.00%) Aruba
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Brocade
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) F5
3 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (5.00%) Meraki
3 1 (5.00%) Meru Networks
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) VMware