Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Workforce Management Optimization skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Workforce Management Optimization over the 6 months to 15 December 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.

Workforce Management Optimisation
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Workforce Management Optimization 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.062% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate - £620 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Workforce Management Optimization 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 4023 4868 4016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.91% 82.72% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2588 2918 2270
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.07%
10th Percentile £246 £250 £244
90th Percentile £550 £550 £544
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 131 179
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.06 £18.39 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.27% -8.05% -
10th Percentile £11.74 £10.88 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £42.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.44 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.29% +11.09% +15.79%

Workforce Management Optimization
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 Workforce Management Optimization within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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 - 3 - -
Workforce Management Optimization
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Workforce Management Optimization 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 Workforce Management Optimization.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) WFM
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Allocation

Workforce Management Optimization
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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Scheduler
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) WFM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy