The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 51 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 10 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.29% 1.22% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.36% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £238
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £248
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £408 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +38.46%
IT Project Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
712 515 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 91.63% 89.72% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 313 263
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 41
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.65 £9.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £26.75 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Birmingham region.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

IT Project Manager
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
3 7 (63.64%) Retail
4 6 (54.55%) CRM
5 5 (45.45%) PRINCE
6 4 (36.36%) SAP
6 4 (36.36%) JD Edwards
6 4 (36.36%) ERP
6 4 (36.36%) SAP ERP
7 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
8 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (9.09%) Teradata
9 1 (9.09%) Finance
9 1 (9.09%) Analytics
9 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
9 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 1 (9.09%) Endeca
9 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
9 1 (9.09%) Degree

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (63.64%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
3 6 (54.55%) CRM
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE
5 4 (36.36%) ERP
6 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
7 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) Analytics
8 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
1 4 (36.36%) JD Edwards
2 1 (9.09%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) Endeca
Birmingham
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