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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 8 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 72 85 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.20% 12.54% 8.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.71% 17.35% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 59 26
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£408 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £63.00 £6.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+950.00% -81.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%
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
525 490 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.36% 72.27% 70.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 310 207
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 6
Average hourly rate £26.50 £11.70 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.49% -93.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 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 7 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 50 (33.78%) PRINCE2
2 44 (29.73%) Finance
3 28 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (14.86%) ITIL
6 21 (14.19%) CRM
7 17 (11.49%) PRINCE
8 16 (10.81%) Cisco
8 16 (10.81%) SharePoint
8 16 (10.81%) Retail
9 15 (10.14%) MS Project
9 15 (10.14%) Firewall
10 14 (9.46%) MS Excel
10 14 (9.46%) Banking
11 13 (8.78%) Management Information System
12 12 (8.11%) Microsoft
12 12 (8.11%) CCNA
12 12 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (8.11%) Business Analysis
12 12 (8.11%) Degree
13 11 (7.43%) Migration
14 10 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (6.76%) PMP
14 10 (6.76%) F5
15 9 (6.08%) ITIL V3
15 9 (6.08%) Project Planning
15 9 (6.08%) PMI Certification
15 9 (6.08%) Service Management
15 9 (6.08%) Transition Management
15 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 16 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.35%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.35%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (1.35%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) SAS
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (10.14%) MS Project
2 14 (9.46%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.05%) MS Office
4 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.03%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.68%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.68%) Magento
3 1 (0.68%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.68%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.14%) Firewall
2 8 (5.41%) OSPF
2 8 (5.41%) BGP
3 7 (4.73%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.05%) DNS
4 6 (4.05%) Multicast
5 5 (3.38%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (2.03%) LAN
6 3 (2.03%) WAN
7 1 (0.68%) SAN
7 1 (0.68%) MPLS
7 1 (0.68%) ISDN
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.68%) Network Security
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.70%) QlikView
2 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.68%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 44 (29.73%) Finance
2 16 (10.81%) Retail
3 14 (9.46%) Banking
4 7 (4.73%) Marketing
5 5 (3.38%) Legal
6 3 (2.03%) Advertising
6 3 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.03%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.35%) Law
8 1 (0.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 90 (60.81%) Project Manager
2 19 (12.84%) Analyst
3 12 (8.11%) Senior Manager
3 12 (8.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 11 (7.43%) Technical Project Manager
4 11 (7.43%) Technical Manager
4 11 (7.43%) IT Project Manager
5 10 (6.76%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.41%) Architect
7 7 (4.73%) Implementation Analyst
8 6 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.05%) Change Manager
9 5 (3.38%) Consultant
10 4 (2.70%) Project Analyst
10 4 (2.70%) Network Manager
10 4 (2.70%) CRM Project Manager
10 4 (2.70%) CRM Manager
10 4 (2.70%) Network Project Manager
11 3 (2.03%) Programme Office Support
11 3 (2.03%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.35%) Web Services
1 2 (1.35%) Flash
1 2 (1.35%) .NET Framework
1 2 (1.35%) HTML
1 2 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.68%) CSS
2 1 (0.68%) jQuery
2 1 (0.68%) Visualforce
2 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.68%) HTML5
2 1 (0.68%) Entity Framework
2 1 (0.68%) CSS3
2 1 (0.68%) Backbone.js
2 1 (0.68%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.68%) ServiceStack
2 1 (0.68%) NancyFx
2 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.41%) Performance Metrics
3 8 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.35%) PMI
4 2 (1.35%) EPoS
4 2 (1.35%) NHS
4 2 (1.35%) Handset
4 2 (1.35%) User Experience
5 1 (0.68%) Clustering
5 1 (0.68%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.41%) Linux
1 8 (5.41%) UNIX
2 7 (4.73%) Solaris
3 4 (2.70%) Windows
4 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (33.78%) PRINCE2
2 28 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.86%) ITIL
5 21 (14.19%) CRM
6 17 (11.49%) PRINCE
7 12 (8.11%) Business Analysis
8 11 (7.43%) Migration
9 9 (6.08%) Service Management
9 9 (6.08%) Project Planning
9 9 (6.08%) ITIL V3
9 9 (6.08%) Transition Management
10 8 (5.41%) Matrix Management
10 8 (5.41%) Programme Management
10 8 (5.41%) TOGAF
11 7 (4.73%) Supplier Management
11 7 (4.73%) ERP
11 7 (4.73%) Data Migration
12 6 (4.05%) Business Transformation
13 5 (3.38%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.38%) SQL
2 2 (1.35%) C#
3 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
3 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.11%) CCNA
1 12 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (8.11%) Degree
2 10 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (6.76%) PMP
3 9 (6.08%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.03%) ISEB
4 3 (2.03%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.68%) CRISC
6 1 (0.68%) CISSP
6 1 (0.68%) HNC
6 1 (0.68%) CCSP
6 1 (0.68%) CCNP
6 1 (0.68%) CISA
6 1 (0.68%) CISM
6 1 (0.68%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) P3O
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) Firmware
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 16 (10.81%) Cisco
2 12 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.76%) F5
4 7 (4.73%) CheckPoint
5 6 (4.05%) SAP
6 4 (2.70%) Remedy
6 4 (2.70%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.70%) GoldenSource
7 3 (2.03%) Endeca
7 3 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.03%) BMC
8 2 (1.35%) Lotus
8 2 (1.35%) VMware
8 2 (1.35%) Google
9 1 (0.68%) Netezza
9 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.68%) hybris
9 1 (0.68%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.68%) Demandware
9 1 (0.68%) Teradata
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 - £420 per day + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £550.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: £450-500/day
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Barclay Anderson
Rate: £0 - £250 per day
Posted: 26 days ago