Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Work Breakdown Structure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Work Breakdown Structure over the 6 months to 17 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.

Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 148 132
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16 +1
Contract jobs citing Work Breakdown Structure 5 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.15% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.59% -15.63% -
10th Percentile £364 £306 £247
90th Percentile £392 £349 £410
England median daily rate £433 £420 £380
% change year-on-year +2.98% +10.53% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.06 - £39.27

Work Breakdown Structure 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2630 2648 2478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.65% 81.80% 78.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1666 1685 1565
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £235 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 73 89
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -12.80% -2.70%
10th Percentile £9.37 £8.76 £10.39
90th Percentile £47.95 £42.00 £38.85
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.04% +11.36% +15.79%

Work Breakdown Structure
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Work Breakdown Structure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Work Breakdown Structure in the East Midlands

Work Breakdown Structure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Work Breakdown Structure in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Work Breakdown Structure in the East Midlands

Work Breakdown Structure
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Work Breakdown Structure within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 3 - -
Leicestershire -8 2 £380 +12.59%
Work Breakdown Structure
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Work Breakdown Structure 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Work Breakdown Structure.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (60.00%) Velocity
2 3 (60.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (60.00%) Infor
2 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Infor M3
2 3 (60.00%) Talend
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Infor CloudSuite
2 3 (60.00%) Product Breakdown Structure
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working

Work Breakdown Structure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Infor CloudSuite
1 3 (60.00%) Infor M3
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) ERP Architect
1 2 (40.00%) ERP Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) Velocity
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (60.00%) Product Breakdown Structure
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Infor
1 3 (60.00%) Talend
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ION Trading