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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 8 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 70 83 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.56% 11.74% 8.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.87% 16.70% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 58 31
Average daily rate
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£410 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £246 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £479 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £63.00 £98.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -11.11%
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
544 497 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.32% 70.30% 69.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 309 253
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 2
Average hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 54 (34.62%) PRINCE2
2 45 (28.85%) Finance
3 30 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (16.67%) ITIL
5 23 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (13.46%) CRM
7 19 (12.18%) PRINCE
8 18 (11.54%) Retail
9 16 (10.26%) Banking
9 16 (10.26%) Cisco
9 16 (10.26%) Microsoft
9 16 (10.26%) MS Excel
9 16 (10.26%) Firewall
10 15 (9.62%) MS Project
11 14 (8.97%) Migration
12 13 (8.33%) SharePoint
13 12 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (7.69%) CCNA
13 12 (7.69%) Management Information System
14 11 (7.05%) Service Management
14 11 (7.05%) Degree
15 10 (6.41%) Business Analysis
15 10 (6.41%) F5
15 10 (6.41%) PMP
16 9 (5.77%) PMI Certification
16 9 (5.77%) Supplier Management
16 9 (5.77%) Transition Management
17 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (5.13%) Performance Metrics

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.92%) CMS
2 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.28%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.28%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.64%) SAS
4 1 (0.64%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.62%) MS Project
3 6 (3.85%) MS Office
4 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.92%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.64%) Magento
3 1 (0.64%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.64%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.64%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Office 365
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.26%) Firewall
2 8 (5.13%) OSPF
2 8 (5.13%) BGP
3 7 (4.49%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.85%) DNS
4 6 (3.85%) Multicast
5 5 (3.21%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (1.92%) LAN
6 3 (1.92%) WAN
7 1 (0.64%) SAN
7 1 (0.64%) MPLS
7 1 (0.64%) ISDN
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.64%) Network Security
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.92%) QlikView
2 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.64%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 45 (28.85%) Finance
2 18 (11.54%) Retail
3 16 (10.26%) Banking
4 8 (5.13%) Legal
5 7 (4.49%) Marketing
6 4 (2.56%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.92%) Advertising
8 2 (1.28%) Law
8 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (62.82%) Project Manager
2 16 (10.26%) Analyst
3 13 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 13 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 12 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 11 (7.05%) Senior Manager
5 11 (7.05%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (5.13%) Architect
7 7 (4.49%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.49%) Implementation Analyst
8 6 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.85%) Change Manager
9 5 (3.21%) Consultant
10 4 (2.56%) Coordinator
10 4 (2.56%) Service Manager
10 4 (2.56%) Network Manager
10 4 (2.56%) Network Project Manager
10 4 (2.56%) CRM Manager
10 4 (2.56%) CRM Project Manager
11 3 (1.92%) Programme Office Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.92%) Web Services
1 3 (1.92%) .NET
2 2 (1.28%) HTML
2 2 (1.28%) Flash
2 2 (1.28%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.64%) jQuery
3 1 (0.64%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.64%) HTML5
3 1 (0.64%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.64%) CSS3
3 1 (0.64%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.64%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.64%) ServiceStack
3 1 (0.64%) NancyFx
3 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.13%) Performance Metrics
2 8 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.28%) PMI
3 2 (1.28%) EPoS
3 2 (1.28%) Handset
3 2 (1.28%) User Experience
4 1 (0.64%) Clustering
4 1 (0.64%) SystemC
4 1 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.13%) Linux
1 8 (5.13%) UNIX
2 7 (4.49%) Solaris
3 3 (1.92%) Windows
4 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.62%) PRINCE2
2 30 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (16.67%) ITIL
4 23 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (13.46%) CRM
6 19 (12.18%) PRINCE
7 14 (8.97%) Migration
8 11 (7.05%) Service Management
9 10 (6.41%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.77%) Supplier Management
10 9 (5.77%) Transition Management
11 8 (5.13%) ITIL V3
11 8 (5.13%) Project Planning
11 8 (5.13%) Change Management
12 7 (4.49%) ERP
12 7 (4.49%) TOGAF
12 7 (4.49%) Risk Management
12 7 (4.49%) Matrix Management
12 7 (4.49%) Data Migration
13 6 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.56%) SQL
2 2 (1.28%) C#
3 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.64%) Apex Code
3 1 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) CCNA
1 12 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (7.05%) Degree
3 10 (6.41%) PMP
4 9 (5.77%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.28%) CIPD
7 2 (1.28%) ISEB
8 1 (0.64%) CISSP
8 1 (0.64%) CCSP
8 1 (0.64%) CCNP
8 1 (0.64%) CISA
8 1 (0.64%) CISM
8 1 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.64%) CGEIT
8 1 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.64%) P3O
2 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.28%) vCloud
3 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 16 (10.26%) Cisco
1 16 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.41%) F5
3 7 (4.49%) SAP
3 7 (4.49%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.56%) VMware
4 4 (2.56%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.92%) GoldenSource
5 3 (1.92%) Endeca
5 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.28%) Lotus
6 2 (1.28%) Citrix
6 2 (1.28%) BMC
6 2 (1.28%) Google
7 1 (0.64%) Netezza
7 1 (0.64%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.64%) hybris
7 1 (0.64%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.64%) Demandware
7 1 (0.64%) NetApp
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