Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 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 Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 42 40
Rank change year-on-year -23 -2 +7
Contract jobs citing Change Management 37 52 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.51% 3.72% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 4.48% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 48 55
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +1.56% -
10th Percentile £151 £284 £225
90th Percentile £475 £527 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.34 - £25.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.34 £22.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -21.20% -45.68% +28.82%

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 1,200 1,161 1,276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.36% 83.05% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 838 858
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £242
90th Percentile £563 £525 £547
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 19 32
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.88 £14.63 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.71% -5.65% -32.97%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.00 £10.80
90th Percentile £25.80 £45.35 £38.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -31.82% +22.22% -18.18%

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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 2018, 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 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Service Management
2 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (18.92%) SAP
3 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (16.22%) Business Change Management
4 6 (16.22%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
4 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
6 4 (10.81%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (10.81%) XML
6 4 (10.81%) C#
6 4 (10.81%) SQL
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (10.81%) ERP
6 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (8.11%) Office 365
7 3 (8.11%) Build Automation
7 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.11%) WCF
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server

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 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.70%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Functions
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
1 3 (8.11%) Intranet
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) Wireless
2 2 (5.41%) MPLS
2 2 (5.41%) VoIP
2 2 (5.41%) VPN
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) IPv4
3 1 (2.70%) IPv6
3 1 (2.70%) SNMP
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) MagicDraw
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Change Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Business Change Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Business Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Service Management Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support
4 3 (8.11%) Junior
4 3 (8.11%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Change and Configuration Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Implementation Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL Change Manager
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) SOAP
2 3 (8.11%) WCF
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) CAML
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) jQuery
4 1 (2.70%) JSP
4 1 (2.70%) LINQ
4 1 (2.70%) MSMQ
4 1 (2.70%) React
4 1 (2.70%) RESTful
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.70%) Servlets
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
4 1 (2.70%) Handset
4 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) VMS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Service Management
1 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (18.92%) Collaborative Working
3 6 (16.22%) Business Change Management
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
5 4 (10.81%) ERP
5 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.81%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) Build Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (5.41%) Email Filtering
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.41%) Source to Pay
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C#
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) CCNP
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ACDT
3 1 (2.70%) ACHDS
3 1 (2.70%) ACTC
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) MCDST
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) MCSM
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) GDPR
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) SAP
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Apple
4 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) Becrypt
5 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Ivanti
5 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.70%) Lotus
5 1 (2.70%) McAfee
5 1 (2.70%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) Samsung