Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Demand Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Demand Management over the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Demand Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 166 206
Rank change year-on-year -34 +40 -
Contract jobs citing Demand Management 4 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.079% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.27% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £179 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +165.73% -60.28% -
10th Percentile £455 £161 £386
90th Percentile £495 £436 £475
England median daily rate £451 £395 £450
% change year-on-year +14.05% -12.22% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £18.00 -

Demand Management 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 4,274 3,770 5,267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 84.15% 84.00% 83.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,546 2,374 3,144
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £545 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 143 124
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +24.05% -17.56%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.30 £40.21
England median hourly rate £20.90 £23.14 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.70% +1.31% +3.82%

Demand Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Demand Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Demand Management in the West Midlands

Demand Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Demand Management in the West Midlands

Demand Management
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 Demand Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Birmingham -7 1 £500 +33.33% 1
Coventry -16 1 £450 +160.87%
Demand Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Demand Management 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 Demand Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) Huawei
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management

Demand Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Application Delivery Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Manager
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (50.00%) People Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (50.00%) Huawei
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia