Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 56 69
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13 -3
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 24 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.71% 2.30% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.80% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 26
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £400 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -12.33% -1.35%
10th Percentile £224 £275 £373
90th Percentile £660 £675 £499
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £16.93 £11.34
% change year-on-year +151.07% +49.34% -

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 1,163 1,284 1,288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.78% 82.15% 84.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 949 824
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £228 £247
90th Percentile £559 £525 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 18 36
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.48% +3.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £10.77 £12.30 £10.60
90th Percentile £30.20 £46.40 £32.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £25.00 £17.06
% change year-on-year -36.60% +46.54% -14.70%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 11 (45.83%) Coaching
2 6 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 5 (20.83%) Skype
3 5 (20.83%) Avaya
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (8.33%) Zend
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Behat
6 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.33%) Unix

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 1 (4.17%) Marvel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.17%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) OLAP
3 1 (4.17%) Power BI
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.17%) CANoe
3 1 (4.17%) MagicDraw
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Software Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (4.17%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (4.17%) PMO Lead
4 1 (4.17%) UX Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Behat
1 2 (8.33%) Doctrine
1 2 (8.33%) JMS
1 2 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (4.17%) JSP
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Servlets
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.17%) FMCG
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Coaching
2 6 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Line Management
6 2 (8.33%) OO PHP
6 2 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) PHP
2 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Avaya
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Zend
4 1 (4.17%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy