Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 51 56
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 -12
Contract jobs citing Change Management 30 38 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.81% 2.93% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 3.45% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 42 47
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £279 £298 £271
90th Percentile £526 £475 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.50 - £10.35
10th Percentile £14.00 - £9.68
90th Percentile £19.00 - £11.03
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 - £12.01

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 887 1,100 1,331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 83.13% 84.81% 83.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 777 935
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £262 £263 £225
90th Percentile £639 £575 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.77% +7.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 37
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £18.27 £16.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.62% +12.68% -1.76%
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £24.99
% change year-on-year +4.48% -32.97% +27.43%

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 17 February 2020.

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 17 February 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 11 (36.67%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 6 (20.00%) Azure
3 6 (20.00%) Project Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (16.67%) AWS
4 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (10.00%) Office 365
6 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (10.00%) Skype
6 3 (10.00%) Kanban
6 3 (10.00%) Google
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) ITSM

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Azure
2 5 (16.67%) AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Office 365
4 2 (6.67%) GCP
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) Skype
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) ADSL
3 1 (3.33%) ATM
3 1 (3.33%) BGP
3 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.33%) DSL
3 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) MPLS
3 1 (3.33%) OSPF
3 1 (3.33%) RIP
3 1 (3.33%) SMS
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Administrator
2 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) IT Support
2 2 (6.67%) ITSM Project Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Network Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Product Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Change Coordinator
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365 Project Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Principal Network Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Project Support Administrator
3 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) JSON
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Kafka
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) CCTV
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (20.00%) Project Delivery
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.00%) ITSM
5 3 (10.00%) Kanban
5 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) CCIP
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) Google
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) F5
3 2 (6.67%) Juniper
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee
4 1 (3.33%) Nortel
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam