The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Project Manager
Rank 61 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £453 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £448 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.20% +11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
Lead 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
709 756 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.44% 93.56% 91.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 513 327
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 25
Average hourly rate £18.23 £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.80% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £26.00 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Lead Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Lead Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Lead Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Lead Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Lead Project Manager
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Lead 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 Lead Project Manager in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) PMI
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Logistics
1 4 (100.00%) LTE

Lead Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Lead 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 Lead Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Logistics
1 4 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA