Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Change Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 48 30
Rank change year-on-year +11 -18 +13
Contract jobs citing Change Management 66 60 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.15% 3.94% 4.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.11% 4.83% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 49 50
Birmingham median daily rate £394 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% +6.25% +39.62%
10th Percentile £287 £225 £275
90th Percentile £514 £500 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £424 £400
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Birmingham median hourly rate - £25.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.47% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.01 £18.17 £31.44
% change year-on-year -39.42% -42.22% -16.83%

Change Management 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 1292 1243 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.16% 81.67% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 806 641
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £248 £231
90th Percentile £525 £550 £506
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Birmingham

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Birmingham

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Birmingham

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management 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 Management.

1 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 17 (25.76%) Finance
4 15 (22.73%) Project Management
5 13 (19.70%) ITIL
6 11 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 10 (15.15%) IBM
7 10 (15.15%) Risk Management
7 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
7 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.64%) Migration
9 8 (12.12%) Windows
9 8 (12.12%) SQL
9 8 (12.12%) MATLAB
9 8 (12.12%) Rational DOORS
9 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
11 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
11 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 6 (9.09%) Simulink
11 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
11 6 (9.09%) PRINCE
11 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
11 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (7.58%) Mocha
12 5 (7.58%) Skype for Business
12 5 (7.58%) Node.js
12 5 (7.58%) Capacity Management

Change Management
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 5 (7.58%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
1 6 (9.09%) Simulink
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.52%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Firewall
1 4 (6.06%) WLAN
2 2 (3.03%) DNS
2 2 (3.03%) Skype
3 1 (1.52%) LAN
3 1 (1.52%) MPLS
3 1 (1.52%) NAS
3 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.03%) Blockchain
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.52%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (7.58%) Mocha
3 4 (6.06%) JIRA
4 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Back Office
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
2 3 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Law
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Project Manager
2 11 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) MATLAB Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Data Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) Node.js
2 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.03%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Digital Signage
6 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.58%) Unix
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.03%) Linux
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) Project Management
3 13 (19.70%) ITIL
4 11 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 10 (15.15%) Risk Management
5 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.64%) Migration
7 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 6 (9.09%) PRINCE
8 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (7.58%) Capacity Management
9 5 (7.58%) Line Management
9 5 (7.58%) Quality Management
9 5 (7.58%) Release Management
9 5 (7.58%) Scrum
9 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.58%) Six Sigma
10 4 (6.06%) Matrix Management
10 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) MATLAB
1 8 (12.12%) SQL
2 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.06%) C
3 4 (6.06%) C++
3 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.06%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.06%) PMP
3 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) APMP
4 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) CCA
5 1 (1.52%) CCNA
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.52%) ECDL
5 1 (1.52%) MCSA
5 1 (1.52%) MCTS
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) GDPR
2 1 (1.52%) MiFID
2 1 (1.52%) PMO
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) WSUS
2 1 (1.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) IBM
3 5 (7.58%) Cisco
3 5 (7.58%) VMware
4 3 (4.55%) Citrix
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.03%) Veeam
6 1 (1.52%) AppSense
6 1 (1.52%) Avaya
6 1 (1.52%) CODA
6 1 (1.52%) IFS
6 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.52%) McAfee
6 1 (1.52%) Workday