Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 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.

Translate Business Requirements
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 95 85
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 -5
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 10 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.70% 0.32% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.39% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 11
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £438 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +75.00% -44.44%
West Midlands median daily rate £445 £419 £375
% change year-on-year +6.27% +11.67% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £33.00 -

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 1,190 1,295 1,297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.93% 82.07% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 954 832
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £231 £250
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 38 19 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
10th Percentile £10.77 £11.00 £10.60
90th Percentile £29.40 £45.35 £32.98
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £24.99 £17.12
% change year-on-year -36.57% +45.97% -14.40%

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 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Translating Business Requirements in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 5 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) DOM
2 4 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
2 4 (40.00%) GitHub
2 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (40.00%) React
2 4 (40.00%) webpack
2 4 (40.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (40.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Babel
2 4 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 4 (40.00%) Redux
2 4 (40.00%) npm
2 4 (40.00%) Immutable.js
2 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (30.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle ERP

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 4 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
1 4 (40.00%) npm
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Functions
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Babel
1 4 (40.00%) webpack
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (40.00%) React Developer
3 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Architect
4 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (40.00%) DOM
2 4 (40.00%) Immutable.js
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) React
2 4 (40.00%) Redux
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
1 4 (40.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
1 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (40.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (30.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards