Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 63 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 -18 -13
Contract jobs citing Change Management 35 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.54% 2.65% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 3.24% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 44
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £200 £177 £288
90th Percentile £575 £548 £518
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -8.57% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £17.34 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £10.50 £17.34 £22.74
% change year-on-year -39.43% -23.77% -43.85%

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 1,142 1,202 1,107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.87% 81.82% 83.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 807 776
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £257 £259
90th Percentile £588 £563 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 43 18
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.52% -15.13%
10th Percentile £11.07 £10.50 £10.88
90th Percentile £43.25 £26.20 £36.80
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.50 £15.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year +27.87% -26.51% +22.06%

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019, 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 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Finance
3 9 (25.71%) Project Management
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) ServiceNow
6 6 (17.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 5 (14.29%) Public Sector
7 5 (14.29%) Service Management
7 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (14.29%) Remedy
8 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco
8 4 (11.43%) Linux
8 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.43%) Unix
8 4 (11.43%) AIX
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
8 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
8 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.43%) Firewall
8 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (11.43%) Transition Management
9 3 (8.57%) Office 365
9 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills

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 (5.71%) JBoss
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.86%) Maximo
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
2 3 (8.57%) VPN
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) BGP
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) OSPF
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Public Sector
3 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Local Government
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Service Transition Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Service Transition Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Solutions Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Transition Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Transition Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Manager
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) JDBC
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.86%) EDI
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) LDAP
3 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) AIX
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
1 4 (11.43%) Unix
2 3 (8.57%) Solaris
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Project Management
3 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.43%) Transition Management
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Product Roadmap
7 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
7 3 (8.57%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.71%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) Preventative Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C
1 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.86%) Korn
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PMO
2 1 (2.86%) PSD2
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) XenApp
1 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) ServiceNow
3 5 (14.29%) Remedy
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.57%) SAP
5 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.71%) VMware
7 1 (2.86%) Cognos
7 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) McAfee
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Splunk