Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Co-Creation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Co-Creation over the 6 months to 20 March 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.

Co-Creation
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 199 188 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Contract jobs citing Co-Creation 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.061% 0.021% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.025% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
West Midlands median daily rate £460 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.67% - -
England median daily rate £475 £506 £475
% change year-on-year -6.17% +6.58% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Co-Creation 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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,312 3,990 4,081
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 87.46% 84.23% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,682 2,516 2,542
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £281 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 133 148
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £19.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +30.92% +9.11%
10th Percentile £11.01 £11.25 £10.72
90th Percentile £45.00 £48.75 £39.58
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% - +11.11%

Co-Creation
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Co-Creation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Co-Creation in the West Midlands

Co-Creation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Co-Creation in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Co-Creation in the West Midlands

Co-Creation
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Co-Creation within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
Birmingham - 3 £460 -
Co-Creation
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Co-Creation 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Co-Creation.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Thinking
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Blog
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Workday
3 1 (33.33%) Behavioural Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Java 8
3 1 (33.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Co-Creation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Communications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Service Design
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Behavioural Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Java 8
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Workday