Period
to 22 September 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 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.

Time Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 125 169
Rank change year-on-year -27 +44 -42
Contract jobs citing Time Management 52 51 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.02% 1.14% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.35% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 21
West Midlands median daily rate £238 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +20.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £130 £236 £133
90th Percentile £497 £475 £545
England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 2
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.79 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.35% -14.75% -21.79%
10th Percentile £10.76 £11.92 £11.03
90th Percentile £17.56 £24.97 £19.68
England median hourly rate £12.22 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -6.04% +4.00% -13.79%

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 4,274 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%

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 22 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 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
Birmingham -5 19 £177 -51.31% 17
Coventry -13 10 £238 -42.77% 2
Warwickshire +7 9 £288 -36.06% 1
Staffordshire -8 5 £200 - 4
Shropshire -37 5 £438 - 5
Herefordshire - 3 £375 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £335 - 2
Time Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (30.77%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Migration
2 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 12 (23.08%) Project Management
4 12 (23.08%) Finance
5 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
6 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
6 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (17.31%) Break/Fix
6 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
7 7 (13.46%) Decision-Making
7 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (11.54%) Data Analysis
8 6 (11.54%) Statistics
8 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.62%) PMO
9 5 (9.62%) SDLC
9 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
9 5 (9.62%) Retail
9 5 (9.62%) ITIL
10 4 (7.69%) Apple
10 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 4 (7.69%) Project Planning
10 4 (7.69%) JIRA
10 4 (7.69%) Resource Management
10 4 (7.69%) Kanban

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 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
1 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.92%) Skype
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Power BI
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Automotive
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Law
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Desktop Support
2 6 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Programme Planner
3 4 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.77%) Administrator
4 3 (5.77%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (5.77%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Scrum Master
5 2 (3.85%) Architect
5 2 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (3.85%) IT Manager
5 2 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Migration Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) NHS
2 3 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 12 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Android
6 1 (1.92%) Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Migration
2 12 (23.08%) Project Management
3 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.31%) Break/Fix
4 7 (13.46%) Decision-Making
5 6 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (11.54%) Statistics
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL
6 5 (9.62%) SDLC
7 4 (7.69%) Coaching
7 4 (7.69%) Kanban
7 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.69%) Resource Management
7 4 (7.69%) User Stories
7 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.77%) QMS
8 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) Java
2 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
1 2 (3.85%) ISEB
1 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.92%) ACDT
2 1 (1.92%) ACHDS
2 1 (1.92%) ACTC
2 1 (1.92%) CIPD
2 1 (1.92%) MCDST
2 1 (1.92%) MCP
2 1 (1.92%) MCSA
2 1 (1.92%) MCSE
2 1 (1.92%) MCSM
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) PMO
2 3 (5.77%) ISO 9000
3 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.92%) GDPR
4 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) BitLocker
2 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) MOM
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Apple
3 3 (5.77%) NCR
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Progress
4 2 (3.85%) Pega
4 2 (3.85%) Virgin Media
5 1 (1.92%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.92%) Lotus
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) VMware