Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 58 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -15
Contract jobs citing Change Management 24 39 45
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.68% 2.97% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 3.52% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 44 38
Median daily rate £363 £431 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.94% +6.15% -4.41%
10th Percentile £252 £369 £270
90th Percentile £575 £543 £520
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £10.35
10th Percentile £14.00 - £9.68
90th Percentile £19.00 - £11.03
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 - £39.25

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 727 1,108 1,334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.23% 84.39% 84.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 792 912
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £238
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £441 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +0.80% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 22 40
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.53 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +99.66% +11.30% -5.97%
10th Percentile £12.95 £10.64 £8.39
90th Percentile £36.75 £44.88 £43.30
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% -18.60% +11.69%

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 8 April 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 8 April 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 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Project Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Windows
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Office 365
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (8.33%) Product Management
6 2 (8.33%) Azure

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 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) BGP
2 1 (4.17%) DSL
2 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) OSPF
2 1 (4.17%) RIP
2 1 (4.17%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) SMS
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Product Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Internal Communications Manager
4 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Migration Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) Kafka
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) CCTV
2 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Project Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Decision-Making
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Product Management
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) CCIP
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (4.17%) Capita
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) F5
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Juniper
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee
3 1 (4.17%) Nortel
3 1 (4.17%) Veeam