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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 26 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 51 71 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.56% 9.49% 11.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.93% 12.68% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 55
Median daily rate £430 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £273 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £63.00 £98.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +11.66%
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
643 560 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.65% 74.87% 72.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 360 312
Median daily rate £380 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £41.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 59 (40.14%) Finance
2 48 (32.65%) PRINCE2
3 23 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
4 20 (13.61%) Security Cleared
5 19 (12.93%) Change Management
6 18 (12.24%) ITIL
7 17 (11.56%) PMI Certification
7 17 (11.56%) SC Cleared
8 16 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (10.88%) Banking
8 16 (10.88%) Degree
8 16 (10.88%) MS Excel
9 15 (10.20%) Windows
9 15 (10.20%) Risk Management
9 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (10.20%) Windows Server
10 14 (9.52%) Migration
10 14 (9.52%) CRM
10 14 (9.52%) SLA
10 14 (9.52%) Logistics
11 13 (8.84%) PMP
12 12 (8.16%) Telecoms
12 12 (8.16%) PMI
12 12 (8.16%) MS Office
13 11 (7.48%) Active Directory
13 11 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (6.80%) LTE
14 10 (6.80%) Network Planning

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 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.68%) Documentum
Applications
1 16 (10.88%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.16%) MS Office
3 7 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.72%) MS Project
5 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.40%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Maximo
3 1 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.08%) Office 365
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.80%) 3G
1 10 (6.80%) Internet
1 10 (6.80%) LTE
2 9 (6.12%) WAN
3 6 (4.08%) NetScaler
3 6 (4.08%) Wireless
4 4 (2.72%) Firewall
4 4 (2.72%) LAN
5 3 (2.04%) Network Security
6 1 (0.68%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.40%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.72%) MS Access
4 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 59 (40.14%) Finance
2 16 (10.88%) Banking
3 12 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.80%) Retail
5 6 (4.08%) Legal
6 3 (2.04%) Automotive
7 2 (1.36%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.68%) German Language
8 1 (0.68%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 68 (46.26%) Project Manager
2 14 (9.52%) Architect
3 13 (8.84%) IT Manager
4 9 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.08%) Analyst
6 6 (4.08%) Change Manager
6 6 (4.08%) Change Project Manager
6 6 (4.08%) Project Change Manager
6 6 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.40%) Business Change Manager
7 5 (3.40%) Coordinator
7 5 (3.40%) CRM Architect
7 5 (3.40%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (3.40%) Oracle Architect
7 5 (3.40%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 5 (3.40%) Project Coordinator
7 5 (3.40%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.16%) PMI
3 9 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.44%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.40%) NHS
7 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.72%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (2.04%) Statistics
8 3 (2.04%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.68%) CESG
10 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.68%) CMDB
10 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.68%) New Media
10 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.20%) Windows
1 15 (10.20%) Windows Server
2 9 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.36%) AIX
4 2 (1.36%) Linux
4 2 (1.36%) Solaris
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Unix
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (32.65%) PRINCE2
2 23 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (12.93%) Change Management
4 18 (12.24%) ITIL
5 16 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (10.20%) Risk Management
7 14 (9.52%) CRM
7 14 (9.52%) Logistics
7 14 (9.52%) Migration
8 11 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (6.80%) Network Planning
9 10 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (5.44%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.44%) Coaching
10 8 (5.44%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.76%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (4.76%) Change Control
11 7 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
11 7 (4.76%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.04%) C
2 1 (0.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (13.61%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.56%) PMI Certification
2 17 (11.56%) SC Cleared
3 16 (10.88%) Degree
4 13 (8.84%) PMP
5 7 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (4.08%) ISEB
7 3 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.04%) CCNA
7 3 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.36%) APMP
8 2 (1.36%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) SLA
2 8 (5.44%) QA
3 4 (2.72%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.68%) ISO22301
System Software
1 11 (7.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.08%) XenDesktop
2 6 (4.08%) XenServer
3 4 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) NFS
5 1 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.76%) Oracle
3 6 (4.08%) Cisco
3 6 (4.08%) Citrix
3 6 (4.08%) Rackspace
4 3 (2.04%) Avaya
4 3 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.04%) Dell
4 3 (2.04%) F5
4 3 (2.04%) Fortinet
4 3 (2.04%) IBM
4 3 (2.04%) Juniper
5 2 (1.36%) Nortel
5 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.36%) SAP
5 2 (1.36%) VMware
6 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.68%) Progress
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.68%) Veritas
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