Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 22 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.

Mentorship
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 71 77
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -26
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 34 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.34% 1.55% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 1.87% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 22
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £419 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.43% +2.76% +8.67%
10th Percentile £339 £294 £375
90th Percentile £675 £505 £480
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +14.46% -2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.00 £10.31 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.79% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £16.93 -
% change year-on-year +151.07% - -

Mentoring 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 1,189 1,174 1,312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.72% 82.79% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 845 885
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +4.03%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £244
90th Percentile £560 £525 £542
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% -31.11%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.00 £10.80
90th Percentile £22.85 £45.35 £38.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £18.14
% change year-on-year -33.33% +24.05% -17.56%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in Birmingham

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mentoring in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in Birmingham

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in Birmingham

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 15 (44.12%) Coaching
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 6 (17.65%) Decision-Making
4 5 (14.71%) Web Development
4 5 (14.71%) TDD
4 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 5 (14.71%) OO
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) Avaya
4 5 (14.71%) Skype
4 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 4 (11.76%) Docker
5 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) HTML
5 4 (11.76%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (11.76%) Retail

Mentoring
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 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) Marvel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Mule
2 1 (2.94%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.94%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Skype
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) OLAP
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Ant
4 1 (2.94%) CANoe
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) MagicDraw
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Avaya Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) React
2 3 (8.82%) REST
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) Ajax
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.88%) Behat
3 2 (5.88%) CSS3
3 2 (5.88%) Doctrine
3 2 (5.88%) HTML5
3 2 (5.88%) JMS
3 2 (5.88%) jQuery
3 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (5.88%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) Play Framework
3 2 (5.88%) Spring
3 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
2 3 (8.82%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Coaching
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Decision-Making
4 5 (14.71%) OO
4 5 (14.71%) TDD
4 5 (14.71%) Web Development
5 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) SDLC
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) Kanban
6 3 (8.82%) Line Management
6 3 (8.82%) Microservices
6 3 (8.82%) Open Source
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.76%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) PHP
3 2 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) Ruby
3 2 (5.88%) Scala
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Avaya
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Zend
4 1 (2.94%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Informatica
4 1 (2.94%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.94%) Remedy
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau
4 1 (2.94%) Xamarin