Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Runbook skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Runbook over the 6 months to 14 December 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.

Runbook
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 94 95
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Runbook 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.35% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Birmingham median daily rate £328 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £208 £375 £363
90th Percentile £457 £426 £388
West Midlands median daily rate £404 £400 £323
% change year-on-year +0.94% +24.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £12.50 -

Runbook 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 1,186 1,357 1,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 83.58% 83.15% 83.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 995 751
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £227 £250
90th Percentile £563 £530 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 36
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.27 £10.60
90th Percentile £32.00 £48.95 £32.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £25.06 £17.50
% change year-on-year -36.75% +43.20% -12.50%

Runbook
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Runbook in Birmingham

Runbook
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Runbook in Birmingham

Runbook
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Runbook in Birmingham over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Runbook in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Runbook 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 Runbook.

1 4 (80.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Isilon
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy

Runbook
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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya Voice Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Isilon
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy