Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Translating Business Requirements over the 6 months to 15 February 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.

Translate Business Requirements
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 97 92
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5 -11
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 7 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.53% 0.44% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.52% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £420 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +31.25% -41.82%
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +16.13% +10.71% -21.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £33.00 £16.99
% change year-on-year - +94.23% -

Translating Business Requirements 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 1,120 1,335 1,169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 84.85% 83.49% 83.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 939 736
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.44% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 36
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.50 £16.11 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.87% -3.85% +7.20%
10th Percentile £10.20 £9.12 £10.68
90th Percentile £44.00 £43.13 £37.63
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -23.91% +10.84% +9.21%

Translating Business Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Translating Business Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Translating Business Requirements in Birmingham

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Translating Business Requirements in Birmingham

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements in Birmingham over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Translating Business Requirements in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 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 Translating Business Requirements.

1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) DOM
1 4 (57.14%) Benchmarking
1 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
1 4 (57.14%) React
1 4 (57.14%) webpack
1 4 (57.14%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
1 4 (57.14%) Isomorphic JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Babel
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
1 4 (57.14%) Wireframes
1 4 (57.14%) Redux
1 4 (57.14%) npm
1 4 (57.14%) Immutable.js
1 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (57.14%) GitHub
2 2 (28.57%) SABSA
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) ISSAP
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle

Translating Business Requirements
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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) GitHub
1 4 (57.14%) npm
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Babel
1 4 (57.14%) webpack
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript Developer
1 4 (57.14%) React Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) DOM
1 4 (57.14%) Immutable.js
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) React
1 4 (57.14%) Redux
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Benchmarking
1 4 (57.14%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
1 4 (57.14%) Isomorphic JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (57.14%) Wireframes
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) SABSA
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) ISSAP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle