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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 21 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 44 64 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.83% 8.99% 6.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.60% 11.81% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 45 32
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £515 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £31.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +4.80%
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
579 542 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.69% 76.12% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 343 324
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £584 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £10.59 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 39 (34.21%) PRINCE2
2 36 (31.58%) Finance
3 19 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (13.16%) Windows
5 15 (13.16%) PMI Certification
5 15 (13.16%) Degree
6 14 (12.28%) Windows Server
7 13 (11.40%) PMP
8 12 (10.53%) CRM
8 12 (10.53%) Retail
9 11 (9.65%) Banking
9 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
9 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
9 11 (9.65%) Migration
10 10 (8.77%) Change Management
10 10 (8.77%) ITIL
10 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
11 9 (7.89%) PMI
11 9 (7.89%) Active Directory
11 9 (7.89%) WAN
11 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (7.02%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
13 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (6.14%) Scrum
13 7 (6.14%) Legal
13 7 (6.14%) User Stories
13 7 (6.14%) Data Centre

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.75%) IBM Domino
2 2 (1.75%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) MS Project
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.89%) WAN
2 6 (5.26%) Internet
2 6 (5.26%) NetScaler
2 6 (5.26%) Wireless
3 4 (3.51%) Firewall
3 4 (3.51%) LAN
4 3 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (0.88%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 36 (31.58%) Finance
2 12 (10.53%) Retail
3 11 (9.65%) Banking
4 7 (6.14%) Legal
5 4 (3.51%) Automotive
6 3 (2.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.88%) German Language
7 1 (0.88%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.88%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (46.49%) Project Manager
2 10 (8.77%) IT Manager
3 9 (7.89%) Architect
4 7 (6.14%) Senior Manager
5 6 (5.26%) Business Change Manager
5 6 (5.26%) Business Change Project Manager
5 6 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 6 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
5 6 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 5 (4.39%) Change Manager
6 5 (4.39%) Change Project Manager
6 5 (4.39%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (4.39%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (4.39%) Project Change Manager
7 4 (3.51%) Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 4 (3.51%) Logistics Manager
7 4 (3.51%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) PMI
2 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.51%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.63%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.75%) AS400
7 2 (1.75%) NHS
8 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.88%) iSeries
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Windows
2 14 (12.28%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.21%) PRINCE2
2 19 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (10.53%) CRM
5 11 (9.65%) Migration
6 10 (8.77%) Change Management
6 10 (8.77%) ITIL
7 8 (7.02%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (6.14%) Scrum
8 7 (6.14%) User Stories
8 7 (6.14%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.26%) Business Transformation
9 6 (5.26%) Change Control
9 6 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.39%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.39%) Data Privacy
10 5 (4.39%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.39%) Programme Governance
10 5 (4.39%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.39%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.75%) C
2 1 (0.88%) C++
2 1 (0.88%) Java
2 1 (0.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (13.16%) Degree
1 15 (13.16%) PMI Certification
2 13 (11.40%) PMP
3 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.51%) ISEB
4 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.63%) APMP
5 3 (2.63%) CCNA
5 3 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) QA
2 4 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.88%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.26%) XenDesktop
2 6 (5.26%) XenServer
3 4 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.26%) Cisco
2 6 (5.26%) Citrix
2 6 (5.26%) Rackspace
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle
4 3 (2.63%) Avaya
4 3 (2.63%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.63%) Dell
4 3 (2.63%) F5
4 3 (2.63%) Fortinet
4 3 (2.63%) hybris
4 3 (2.63%) IBM
4 3 (2.63%) Juniper
5 2 (1.75%) Lotus
5 2 (1.75%) Nortel
5 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.88%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.88%) Mitel
6 1 (0.88%) Progress
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
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