The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 10 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 69 46 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.45% 6.91% 7.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.17% 10.38% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 35 40
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£350 £388 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £475 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £98.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.10 £29.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+2.03% +5.35%
Project Management
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
487 443 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.71% 66.52% 67.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 293 251
Average daily rate £370 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +821.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.10 £175.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Birmingham region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 55 (34.81%) Finance
2 52 (32.91%) PRINCE2
3 32 (20.25%) ITIL
3 32 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (15.19%) Degree
4 24 (15.19%) Microsoft
5 21 (13.29%) Banking
6 19 (12.03%) SharePoint
7 17 (10.76%) MS Excel
7 17 (10.76%) MS Office
7 17 (10.76%) QA
8 16 (10.13%) Oracle
8 16 (10.13%) Security Cleared
9 15 (9.49%) Migration
10 14 (8.86%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (8.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
12 12 (7.59%) Investment Banking
12 12 (7.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 12 (7.59%) SC Cleared
13 11 (6.96%) Time Management
13 11 (6.96%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (6.96%) SAP
13 11 (6.96%) Windows
14 10 (6.33%) BCP
15 9 (5.70%) Intranet
15 9 (5.70%) Web Services
15 9 (5.70%) MS Project
15 9 (5.70%) Scrum

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (12.03%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.06%) CMS
3 6 (3.80%) WordPress
4 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.27%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.63%) TPMS
5 1 (0.63%) SAS
5 1 (0.63%) CICS
5 1 (0.63%) Moodle
5 1 (0.63%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (10.76%) MS Office
1 17 (10.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (5.70%) MS Project
4 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.16%) CA Clarity
1 5 (3.16%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (1.27%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) Intranet
2 4 (2.53%) DNS
3 3 (1.90%) DHCP
4 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.27%) Wireless
4 2 (1.27%) WAN
5 1 (0.63%) Network Security
5 1 (0.63%) LTE
5 1 (0.63%) 4G
5 1 (0.63%) Multicast
5 1 (0.63%) 3G
5 1 (0.63%) OSPF
5 1 (0.63%) BGP
5 1 (0.63%) Firewall
5 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.63%) SAN
5 1 (0.63%) ADSL
5 1 (0.63%) ATM
5 1 (0.63%) LAN
5 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.53%) MySQL
2 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.63%) Essbase
4 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.63%) DB2
4 1 (0.63%) Informix
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Rational Rose
2 3 (1.90%) Subversion
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 55 (34.81%) Finance
2 21 (13.29%) Banking
3 12 (7.59%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.16%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.53%) Billing
6 3 (1.90%) Legal
7 2 (1.27%) Advertising
7 2 (1.27%) Front Office
7 2 (1.27%) Back Office
7 2 (1.27%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (46.84%) Project Manager
2 17 (10.76%) Analyst
3 8 (5.06%) Business Analyst
4 7 (4.43%) Senior Manager
4 7 (4.43%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (3.80%) Business Manager
5 6 (3.80%) Architect
6 5 (3.16%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (3.16%) Technical Manager
6 5 (3.16%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (3.16%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (2.53%) PMO Lead
7 4 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (2.53%) Service Manager
8 3 (1.90%) Migration Engineer
8 3 (1.90%) Consultant
8 3 (1.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (1.90%) Coordinator
8 3 (1.90%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.70%) Web Services
2 3 (1.90%) Ajax
2 3 (1.90%) jQuery
2 3 (1.90%) HTML
2 3 (1.90%) CSS
3 1 (0.63%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) J2EE
3 1 (0.63%) EJB
3 1 (0.63%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.63%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.70%) Social Media
2 9 (5.70%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.43%) PMI
4 2 (1.27%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.27%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.63%) VLE
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.63%) RIA
5 1 (0.63%) FMCG
5 1 (0.63%) Open Source
5 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.96%) Windows
2 7 (4.43%) UNIX
3 5 (3.16%) Linux
3 5 (3.16%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.27%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.63%) AIX
6 1 (0.63%) Solaris
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.91%) PRINCE2
2 32 (20.25%) ITIL
2 32 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (9.49%) Migration
4 14 (8.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 11 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (6.96%) Time Management
6 10 (6.33%) BCP
7 9 (5.70%) Scrum
7 9 (5.70%) Performance Management
8 8 (5.06%) Business Analysis
8 8 (5.06%) Supplier Management
8 8 (5.06%) Programme Management
8 8 (5.06%) Change Management
8 8 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (5.06%) Business Transformation
9 7 (4.43%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (4.43%) ERP
9 7 (4.43%) Service Management
10 6 (3.80%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.90%) JavaScript
1 3 (1.90%) PHP
1 3 (1.90%) ActionScript
1 3 (1.90%) PHP5
1 3 (1.90%) PHP4
1 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.27%) SQL
3 1 (0.63%) C
3 1 (0.63%) C#
3 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (15.19%) Degree
2 16 (10.13%) Security Cleared
3 14 (8.86%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (7.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (7.59%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.06%) PMI Certification
6 7 (4.43%) PMP
7 4 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.53%) ISEB
8 3 (1.90%) MCP
8 3 (1.90%) MCSE
8 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.90%) MCITP
9 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.27%) APMP
9 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.63%) CCNA
10 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.76%) QA
2 5 (3.16%) P3O
3 2 (1.27%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) COBIT
4 1 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.63%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) SCCM
2 3 (1.90%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.13%) Oracle
3 11 (6.96%) SAP
4 5 (3.16%) Avaya
5 4 (2.53%) VMware
5 4 (2.53%) Sybase
5 4 (2.53%) Cisco
6 3 (1.90%) HP
7 2 (1.27%) Cognos
7 2 (1.27%) Lotus
7 2 (1.27%) webMethods
8 1 (0.63%) ATG
8 1 (0.63%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.63%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.63%) hybris
8 1 (0.63%) F5
8 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.63%) IBM
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