Period
to 24 June 2018

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 6 months to 24 June 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.

Time Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 142 155
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -26
Contract jobs citing Time Management 42 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.70% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.84% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 18
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -14.89% +10.11%
10th Percentile £131 £160 £187
90th Percentile £481 £475 £565
England median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.79 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.35% - -
England median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -10.34% -3.33% +36.36%

Time 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 4,069 3,563 4,773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.02% 82.55% 83.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,468 2,202 2,748
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £233
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 136 108
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £20.75 £17.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.71% +17.07% -22.93%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £10.73
90th Percentile £38.75 £47.50 £38.83
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +16.69%

Time Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 June 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
Birmingham -15 11 £450 +20.00% 6
Warwickshire +1 7 £451 +0.11% 7
Coventry -14 7 £238 +39.71% 3
Staffordshire 0 5 - - 8
Herefordshire - 4 £363 -
Shropshire -15 3 £450 +291.30% 2
West Bromwich - 2 £115 -
Worcestershire -8 1 £335 - 3
Time Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Time 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 Time Management.

1 16 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
3 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
5 8 (19.05%) Migration
5 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
6 7 (16.67%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Retail
8 5 (11.90%) SQL
8 5 (11.90%) Oracle
8 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
8 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.90%) Line Management
9 4 (9.52%) User Stories
9 4 (9.52%) Confluence
9 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
9 4 (9.52%) SDLC
9 4 (9.52%) Coaching
9 4 (9.52%) Break/Fix
9 4 (9.52%) Apple
9 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (9.52%) Project Planning

Time 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 4 (9.52%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
1 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Power BI
2 1 (2.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Automotive
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 3 (7.14%) Programme Planner
4 3 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Scrum Master
5 2 (4.76%) Communications Officer
5 2 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Cutover Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Digital User Researcher
6 1 (2.38%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Office 365 Architect
6 1 (2.38%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Velocity
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (2.38%) Ajax
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) CSS3
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) JSON
3 1 (2.38%) WAP
3 1 (2.38%) WebKit
3 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
2 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
3 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (19.05%) Migration
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) Line Management
5 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.52%) Break/Fix
6 4 (9.52%) Coaching
6 4 (9.52%) Kanban
6 4 (9.52%) Project Planning
6 4 (9.52%) SDLC
6 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.52%) User Stories
7 3 (7.14%) Pair Programming
7 3 (7.14%) QMS
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Statistics
7 3 (7.14%) TDD
7 3 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.38%) CIPD
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.76%) PMO
3 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.38%) GDPR
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.38%) MOM
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Apple
4 3 (7.14%) NCR
4 3 (7.14%) Progress
5 2 (4.76%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) Pega
6 1 (2.38%) Aruba
6 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.38%) McAfee
6 1 (2.38%) Nokia
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Tableau
6 1 (2.38%) VMware