Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 55 62
Rank change year-on-year +18 +7 -23
Contract jobs citing Change Management 20 45 46
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.48% 3.23% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 3.81% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 32
Median daily rate £338 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +5.88% +1.49%
10th Percentile £235 £359 £301
90th Percentile £535 £594 £536
West Midlands median daily rate £406 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -1.52% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.25 - £12.18
10th Percentile £15.58 - £10.01
90th Percentile £19.13 - £14.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £10.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +76.19% -62.50% -3.45%

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 486 1,180 1,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 84.52% 84.65% 83.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 813 875
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £229 £250 £253
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 48
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.44% +21.01% +4.64%
10th Percentile £12.75 £10.63 £8.39
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate £20.57 £25.43 £15.00
% change year-on-year -19.10% +69.50% -28.57%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Birmingham

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Change Management in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for Change Management in Birmingham

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Change Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Change Management in Birmingham

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Change Management in Birmingham.

Hourly rate trend for Change Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management 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 Management.

1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Middleware
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (10.00%) Windows

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 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) ADSL
2 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (5.00%) ATM
3 1 (5.00%) BGP
3 1 (5.00%) DSL
3 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) OSPF
3 1 (5.00%) PSTN
3 1 (5.00%) RIP
3 1 (5.00%) SMS
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (5.00%) Police
4 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (10.00%) Migration Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Change Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) CCTV
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Project Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (10.00%) Records Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCIP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.00%) BT
4 1 (5.00%) Capita
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) Nortel
4 1 (5.00%) Openreach
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam