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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 12 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 60 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.96% 7.03% 7.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.52% 10.05% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 28
Average daily rate £425 £388 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £49.00 £6.84 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+616.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
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
521 428 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.76% 69.93% 69.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 264 243
Average daily rate £376 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.00 £9.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 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
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 8 February 2016.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 35 (31.25%) Finance
2 32 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 21 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (18.75%) Degree
4 19 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
6 16 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 14 (12.50%) Change Management
8 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (10.71%) Retail
10 11 (9.82%) Banking
11 10 (8.93%) Marketing
11 10 (8.93%) MS Office
12 9 (8.04%) Change Control
13 8 (7.14%) CRM
13 8 (7.14%) ERP
13 8 (7.14%) Migration
14 7 (6.25%) Business Analysis
14 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (6.25%) QA
14 7 (6.25%) Service Management
14 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
14 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
14 7 (6.25%) HTML
14 7 (6.25%) Data Centre
15 6 (5.36%) HTML5
15 6 (5.36%) JavaScript
15 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
15 6 (5.36%) ITIL
15 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (4.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.68%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.89%) Apache
5 1 (0.89%) Blackboard Learning System
5 1 (0.89%) Moodle
5 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Office
2 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.57%) MS Project
4 3 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.89%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.89%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.89%) Magento
3 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) PaaS
2 1 (0.89%) IaaS
2 1 (0.89%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) Internet
2 3 (2.68%) Intranet
3 2 (1.79%) LAN
3 2 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (0.89%) DHCP
4 1 (0.89%) DMZ
4 1 (0.89%) DNS
4 1 (0.89%) Firewall
4 1 (0.89%) VPN
4 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.89%) Wireless
4 1 (0.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.46%) DTS
4 3 (2.68%) Big Data
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.89%) MySQL
6 1 (0.89%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Rational Rose
General
1 35 (31.25%) Finance
2 12 (10.71%) Retail
3 11 (9.82%) Banking
4 10 (8.93%) Marketing
5 6 (5.36%) Legal
6 4 (3.57%) Billing
7 3 (2.68%) Advertising
7 3 (2.68%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.79%) Law
8 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.89%) Front Office
9 1 (0.89%) Games
9 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.89%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (61.61%) Project Manager
2 10 (8.93%) Analyst
3 8 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 8 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 7 (6.25%) Change Manager
5 6 (5.36%) Architect
5 6 (5.36%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.46%) Business Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Development Manager
6 5 (4.46%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Business Project Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Change Project Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Junior Project Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Mortgage Business Analyst
7 4 (3.57%) Project Analyst
7 4 (3.57%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) HTML
2 6 (5.36%) HTML5
3 5 (4.46%) .NET
3 5 (4.46%) EDI
3 5 (4.46%) REST
3 5 (4.46%) SOAP
3 5 (4.46%) Web Services
3 5 (4.46%) XML
4 1 (0.89%) CakePHP
4 1 (0.89%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (0.89%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.89%) Flash
4 1 (0.89%) jQuery
4 1 (0.89%) LAMP
4 1 (0.89%) Laravel
4 1 (0.89%) Symfony
4 1 (0.89%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.68%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.68%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.68%) NHS
4 3 (2.68%) PMI
5 2 (1.79%) CMDB
5 2 (1.79%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.89%) Clustering
6 1 (0.89%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.89%) EPoS
6 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.89%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.89%) Life Science
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) SCORM
6 1 (0.89%) Social Media
6 1 (0.89%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.57%) Linux
2 3 (2.68%) Unix
3 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.79%) Windows
3 2 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.89%) AIX
4 1 (0.89%) Solaris
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 21 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 14 (12.50%) Change Management
6 9 (8.04%) Change Control
7 8 (7.14%) CRM
7 8 (7.14%) ERP
7 8 (7.14%) Migration
8 7 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 7 (6.25%) Service Management
9 6 (5.36%) ITIL
10 5 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.46%) EAI
10 5 (4.46%) Logistics
10 5 (4.46%) SDLC
10 5 (4.46%) SOA
10 5 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.46%) Waterfall
11 4 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.36%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.46%) Java
2 5 (4.46%) VB
2 5 (4.46%) XPath
3 2 (1.79%) C
4 1 (0.89%) Perl
4 1 (0.89%) PHP
4 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (18.75%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.46%) PMP
4 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) APMP
5 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.89%) CCNA
6 1 (0.89%) CCNP
6 1 (0.89%) CCVP
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.89%) ISEB
6 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.89%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) SLA
3 2 (1.79%) P3O
4 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.89%) NFS
3 1 (0.89%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.89%) MOM
2 1 (0.89%) Puppet
2 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (3.57%) SAP
3 3 (2.68%) Lotus
4 2 (1.79%) Adobe
4 2 (1.79%) HP
4 2 (1.79%) Kronos
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle
4 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.79%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (1.79%) VMware
5 1 (0.89%) Avaya
5 1 (0.89%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.89%) EMC
5 1 (0.89%) Endeca
5 1 (0.89%) NICE Systems
5 1 (0.89%) Nokia
5 1 (0.89%) Remedy
5 1 (0.89%) Veritas
5 1 (0.89%) Zend
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