Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Contract Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Contract Management over the 6 months to 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Contract Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 240 272 283
Rank change year-on-year +32 +11 +28
Permanent jobs citing Contract Management 30 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 21
West Midlands median annual salary £62,500 £53,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.92% +26.95% +28.46%
10th Percentile £44,625 £38,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £76,375 £77,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £54,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -4.00%

Contract Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,181 8,681 9,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.92% 91.08% 91.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5,524 6,659 7,417
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £66,050 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Contract Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Contract Management in the West Midlands

Contract Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Contract Management in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Contract Management in the West Midlands

Contract Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Contract Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Contract Management in the West Midlands

Contract Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Contract Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 June 2019. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +33 19 £72,500 +85.90% 1
Warwickshire +3 6 £62,500 +38.89%
Coventry +23 3 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Contract Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, IT jobs citing Contract Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Contract Management.

1 21 (70.00%) Finance
1 21 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (66.67%) SLA
3 18 (60.00%) Performance Management
4 17 (56.67%) ITIL
4 17 (56.67%) Service Delivery
5 16 (53.33%) Data Protection
5 16 (53.33%) GDPR
6 12 (40.00%) ITSM
6 12 (40.00%) ISEB
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (33.33%) Statistics
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 10 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
7 10 (33.33%) Escalation Management
8 9 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
9 8 (26.67%) IT Strategy
9 8 (26.67%) Contract Negotiation
10 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
11 6 (20.00%) ServiceNow
11 6 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
11 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (20.00%) Cadence
11 6 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
11 6 (20.00%) Service Design
12 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery Management
12 4 (13.33%) Decision-Making
12 4 (13.33%) Self-Motivation

Contract 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:

Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.33%) SAP FI-AP
1 1 (3.33%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Service Support Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Support Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Account Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Procurement Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Procurement Manager
5 2 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Supplier Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Category Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Commercial Director
6 1 (3.33%) Delivery Director
6 1 (3.33%) Head of IT
6 1 (3.33%) IT Director
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Category Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (60.00%) Performance Management
3 17 (56.67%) ITIL
3 17 (56.67%) Service Delivery
4 16 (53.33%) Data Protection
5 12 (40.00%) ITSM
6 10 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
6 10 (33.33%) Escalation Management
6 10 (33.33%) Statistics
7 9 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
7 9 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
8 8 (26.67%) Contract Negotiation
8 8 (26.67%) IT Strategy
9 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
10 6 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (20.00%) Service Design
10 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
11 4 (13.33%) Decision-Making
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (66.67%) SLA
2 16 (53.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Cadence
1 6 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) Google
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) SAP