The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Time Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Time Management over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Time Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 107 106 95
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11  
Contract jobs citing Time Management 11 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.71% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.86% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 14
Median daily rate £261 £363 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.93% +2.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £195 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £435 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £375
% change year-on-year +1.44% -8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £26.83 £14.00
% change year-on-year -49.68% +91.64%  

Time 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 1846 2211 1879
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 80.09% 82.41% 75.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1186 1223 1062
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 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 43 110
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.11% -40.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.73 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.25 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Time Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Time Management in the West Midlands

Time 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 Time Management in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Time Management in the West Midlands

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Time Management in the West Midlands

Time 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 Time Management in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Time Management in the West Midlands

Time 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 Time Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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 -5 3 £351 +98.02% 3
Staffordshire - 2 £163 - 2
Shropshire +32 1 £115 - 1
Coventry -1 1 £170 -16.04% 1
Warwickshire -11 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Time Management
England

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Time 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 Time Management.

1 23 (57.50%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.00%) Project Management
3 12 (30.00%) Finance
3 12 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (27.50%) Project Planning
4 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 10 (25.00%) MS Project
5 10 (25.00%) MS Office
6 8 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (17.50%) Oracle
7 7 (17.50%) ERP
7 7 (17.50%) MS Visio
7 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.50%) PMO
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
10 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (7.50%) Intranet
10 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
10 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.50%) Windows
10 3 (7.50%) SQL
10 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
10 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement

Time 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 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (5.00%) WordPress
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 23 (57.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (25.00%) MS Office
3 10 (25.00%) MS Project
4 7 (17.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Intranet
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) PowerCenter
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) VersionOne
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Project Planner
2 5 (12.50%) Administrator
2 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) Developer
3 3 (7.50%) PMO Planner
3 3 (7.50%) Project Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) IT Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Junior
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Trainer
4 2 (5.00%) Programme Planner
4 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.00%) Trainer
5 1 (2.50%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) Core Data
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) REST
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (2.50%) SAPUI5
2 1 (2.50%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) Project Planning
2 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) ERP
4 3 (7.50%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.00%) Change Management
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
5 2 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.50%) OOP
6 1 (2.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C
2 2 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) ABAP
3 1 (2.50%) C++
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.50%) Pascal
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) PMO
2 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (5.00%) QA
4 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) Avaya
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.50%) EMC
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) NICE Systems
4 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.50%) Yardi