Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Traceability Matrix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Traceability Matrix over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 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.

Traceability Matrices
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +83
Contract jobs citing Traceability Matrix 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate £401 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £424 £425
% change year-on-year -5.54% -0.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Traceability Matrix 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 1314 1163 1064
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.41% 80.48% 76.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 722 676
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £228
90th Percentile £533 £550 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 40
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £10.27 £10.83 £10.55
90th Percentile £48.95 £31.21 £44.33
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.06 £18.67 £20.00
% change year-on-year +34.26% -6.68% -

Traceability Matrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Traceability Matrix in Birmingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Traceability Matrix in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Traceability Matrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Traceability Matrix.

1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Automotive
1 4 (80.00%) General Ledger
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics 365

Traceability Matrix
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:

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics 365
General
1 4 (80.00%) Automotive
1 4 (80.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft