The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Process Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Process Management over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 113 125 114
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11  
Contract jobs citing Process Management 5 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.27% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Median daily rate £575 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.28% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £262 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £441 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £368 £431
% change year-on-year +12.24% -14.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £47.39 £30.00
% change year-on-year -47.24% +57.96%  

Process Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1810 2222 1920
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 79.98% 82.48% 75.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1172 1221 1106
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 45 108
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.24% -39.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.73 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Process Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Process Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Process Management in the West Midlands

Process 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 Process Management in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Process Management in the West Midlands

Process Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Process Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Process Management in the West Midlands

Process Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Process Management in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Process Management in the West Midlands

Process 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 Process Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 2 £600 +50.00%
Staffordshire +3 1 £375 -13.29%
Coventry +1 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £550 -
Process Management
England

Process Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Process Management 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Process Management.

1 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (19.05%) IBM
6 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Document Management
7 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 3 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (14.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 2 (9.52%) Presales
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (9.52%) jQuery
8 2 (9.52%) Pega
8 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence

Process Management
Top Related 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 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (14.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (4.76%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (4.76%) OpenText Process Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (4.76%) Moq
1 1 (4.76%) NUnit
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Compliance Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Fraud Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Fraud Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Commercial Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 7 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 4 (19.05%) SOA
4 4 (19.05%) Workflow
5 3 (14.29%) Document Management
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Presales
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Pega
4 1 (4.76%) Blue Prism
4 1 (4.76%) Demandware
4 1 (4.76%) hybris
4 1 (4.76%) OpenText
4 1 (4.76%) WSO2