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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 21 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Project Management 53 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.93% 5.65% 7.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.66% 8.11% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 40
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +10.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £516 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £385 £379
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £190.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
497 456 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 64.97% 69.62% 67.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 312 249
Average daily rate £375 £365 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 11
Average hourly rate £22.00 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.42% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 51 (35.66%) PRINCE2
2 47 (32.87%) Finance
3 32 (22.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (18.18%) ITIL
5 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (15.38%) Banking
6 22 (15.38%) Degree
6 22 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 20 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (12.59%) SharePoint
9 17 (11.89%) MS Office
9 17 (11.89%) QA
9 17 (11.89%) Security Cleared
10 16 (11.19%) Migration
10 16 (11.19%) MS Excel
11 14 (9.79%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (9.79%) Oracle
12 13 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 12 (8.39%) Investment Banking
13 12 (8.39%) SC Cleared
14 11 (7.69%) Windows
15 10 (6.99%) Web Services
15 10 (6.99%) BCP
15 10 (6.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (6.99%) Scrum
15 10 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (6.29%) Business Transformation
16 9 (6.29%) Social Media
16 9 (6.29%) Time Management
16 9 (6.29%) Intranet

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (12.59%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.59%) CMS
3 6 (4.20%) WordPress
4 2 (1.40%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.40%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.70%) Moodle
5 1 (0.70%) Lync
5 1 (0.70%) TPMS
5 1 (0.70%) SAS
5 1 (0.70%) CICS
Applications
1 17 (11.89%) MS Office
2 16 (11.19%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.59%) MS Project
3 8 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) TRIRIGA
1 5 (3.50%) CA Clarity
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) Intranet
2 4 (2.80%) DNS
3 3 (2.10%) DHCP
4 2 (1.40%) Wireless
4 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.40%) WAN
5 1 (0.70%) Multicast
5 1 (0.70%) LTE
5 1 (0.70%) 4G
5 1 (0.70%) Network Security
5 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.70%) ADSL
5 1 (0.70%) ATM
5 1 (0.70%) LAN
5 1 (0.70%) VoIP
5 1 (0.70%) Firewall
5 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.70%) SAN
5 1 (0.70%) BGP
5 1 (0.70%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.50%) MySQL
2 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.40%) Essbase
4 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.70%) Informix
4 1 (0.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Rational Rose
2 4 (2.80%) Subversion
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (32.87%) Finance
2 22 (15.38%) Banking
3 12 (8.39%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.50%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.80%) Retail
5 4 (2.80%) Billing
6 2 (1.40%) Legal
6 2 (1.40%) Advertising
6 2 (1.40%) Front Office
6 2 (1.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (49.65%) Project Manager
2 14 (9.79%) Analyst
3 7 (4.90%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (4.20%) Business Analyst
5 5 (3.50%) Agile Project Manager
5 5 (3.50%) Technical Manager
5 5 (3.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (3.50%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (3.50%) Developer
6 4 (2.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (2.80%) Senior Manager
6 4 (2.80%) PHP Developer
6 4 (2.80%) Business Manager
6 4 (2.80%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (2.10%) Transformation Project Manager
7 3 (2.10%) PMO Lead
7 3 (2.10%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (2.10%) Data Migration Engineer
7 3 (2.10%) PMO Manager
7 3 (2.10%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.99%) Web Services
2 4 (2.80%) HTML
2 4 (2.80%) CSS
2 4 (2.80%) Ajax
2 4 (2.80%) jQuery
3 3 (2.10%) .NET
4 1 (0.70%) REST
4 1 (0.70%) JavaBeans
4 1 (0.70%) XML
4 1 (0.70%) EJB
4 1 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.29%) Social Media
2 9 (6.29%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.59%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.90%) PMI
5 2 (1.40%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.40%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.70%) Open Source
6 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.70%) RIA
6 1 (0.70%) VLE
6 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.69%) Windows
2 6 (4.20%) UNIX
3 5 (3.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (3.50%) Linux
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.40%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (35.66%) PRINCE2
2 32 (22.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (18.18%) ITIL
4 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.19%) Migration
6 13 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (6.99%) BCP
7 10 (6.99%) Scrum
7 10 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (6.29%) Business Transformation
8 9 (6.29%) Time Management
9 8 (5.59%) Change Management
9 8 (5.59%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (4.90%) Business Continuity Planning
10 7 (4.90%) Business Continuity
10 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
11 6 (4.20%) Service Management
11 6 (4.20%) ERP
11 6 (4.20%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.20%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.80%) JavaScript
1 4 (2.80%) PHP
1 4 (2.80%) ActionScript
1 4 (2.80%) PHP5
1 4 (2.80%) PHP4
2 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.40%) SQL
3 2 (1.40%) VB
4 1 (0.70%) C
4 1 (0.70%) C#
4 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (15.38%) Degree
2 17 (11.89%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.79%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (8.39%) SC Cleared
5 10 (6.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (5.59%) PMI Certification
7 7 (4.90%) PMP
8 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.80%) ISEB
9 3 (2.10%) MCITP
9 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.10%) MCSE
9 3 (2.10%) MCP
10 2 (1.40%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.70%) APMP
11 1 (0.70%) CCNA
11 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.89%) QA
2 5 (3.50%) P3O
3 1 (0.70%) COBIT
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.70%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) SCCM
2 3 (2.10%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.79%) Oracle
3 6 (4.20%) SAP
4 4 (2.80%) Sybase
4 4 (2.80%) Cisco
4 4 (2.80%) VMware
5 3 (2.10%) HP
6 2 (1.40%) Lotus
6 2 (1.40%) Cognos
6 2 (1.40%) Avaya
7 1 (0.70%) Verint
7 1 (0.70%) hybris
7 1 (0.70%) F5
7 1 (0.70%) ATG
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) Citrix
7 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.70%) webMethods
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