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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 10 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 83 72 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.27% 12.08% 7.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.54% 18.37% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 37 24
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£400 £395 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £226 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £6.84 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -5.40%
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
571 392 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 70.67% 65.77% 71.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 229 192
Average daily rate £386 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.43% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £31.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 (43.20%) PRINCE2
2 33 (26.40%) Finance
3 26 (20.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (16.80%) CRM
5 18 (14.40%) PRINCE
5 18 (14.40%) ITIL
6 16 (12.80%) SharePoint
7 15 (12.00%) Firewall
8 14 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (10.40%) Retail
9 13 (10.40%) Migration
9 13 (10.40%) Cisco
10 12 (9.60%) MS Project
11 11 (8.80%) Business Analysis
11 11 (8.80%) Project Planning
12 10 (8.00%) Banking
12 10 (8.00%) CCNA
12 10 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (8.00%) PMP
12 10 (8.00%) PMI Certification
12 10 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (7.20%) Degree
13 9 (7.20%) F5
13 9 (7.20%) Transition Management
14 8 (6.40%) ITIL V3
14 8 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (6.40%) Performance Metrics
14 8 (6.40%) Change Management
14 8 (6.40%) Risk Management
14 8 (6.40%) MS Excel

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (12.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.80%) SAS
4 1 (0.80%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MS Project
2 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.20%) MS Office
4 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) SAP ERP
1 4 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.80%) Movex
2 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.80%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.80%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.00%) Firewall
2 7 (5.60%) OSPF
2 7 (5.60%) BGP
3 6 (4.80%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.80%) DNS
3 6 (4.80%) Multicast
4 5 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (2.40%) LAN
5 3 (2.40%) WAN
6 1 (0.80%) SAN
6 1 (0.80%) MPLS
6 1 (0.80%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.80%) NAS
6 1 (0.80%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.20%) QlikView
2 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) JIRA
General
1 33 (26.40%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Retail
3 10 (8.00%) Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Marketing
4 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.20%) Law
6 3 (2.40%) Legal
7 2 (1.60%) Local Government
8 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (61.60%) Project Manager
2 20 (16.00%) Analyst
3 11 (8.80%) Business Analyst
3 11 (8.80%) Senior Manager
3 11 (8.80%) Senior Project Manager
3 11 (8.80%) IT Project Manager
4 9 (7.20%) Technical Manager
4 9 (7.20%) Technical Project Manager
5 7 (5.60%) Implementation Analyst
6 5 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
6 5 (4.00%) Change Manager
6 5 (4.00%) Coordinator
7 3 (2.40%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (2.40%) Consultant
7 3 (2.40%) Network Manager
7 3 (2.40%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (2.40%) Business Manager
7 3 (2.40%) Network Project Manager
7 3 (2.40%) Programme Office Support
7 3 (2.40%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.80%) HTML
1 1 (0.80%) .NET
1 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.80%) Web Services
1 1 (0.80%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.80%) Visualforce
1 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.80%) Entity Framework
1 1 (0.80%) Backbone.js
1 1 (0.80%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (0.80%) ServiceStack
1 1 (0.80%) NancyFx
1 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (6.40%) Performance Metrics
2 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.40%) PMI
3 3 (2.40%) NHS
4 2 (1.60%) Handset
5 1 (0.80%) Clustering
5 1 (0.80%) SCADA
5 1 (0.80%) iSeries
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) User Experience
5 1 (0.80%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) UNIX
1 7 (5.60%) Linux
2 6 (4.80%) Solaris
3 5 (4.00%) Windows
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.20%) PRINCE2
2 26 (20.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (16.80%) CRM
4 18 (14.40%) ITIL
4 18 (14.40%) PRINCE
5 14 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.40%) Migration
7 11 (8.80%) Business Analysis
7 11 (8.80%) Project Planning
8 9 (7.20%) Transition Management
9 8 (6.40%) ITIL V3
9 8 (6.40%) Change Management
9 8 (6.40%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.80%) Supplier Management
11 5 (4.00%) Service Management
11 5 (4.00%) ERP
11 5 (4.00%) Change Control
11 5 (4.00%) Resource Management
11 5 (4.00%) Business Transformation
12 4 (3.20%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.20%) SQL
2 1 (0.80%) Apex Code
2 1 (0.80%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (8.00%) CCNA
1 10 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 10 (8.00%) PMP
1 10 (8.00%) PMI Certification
1 10 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.20%) Degree
3 5 (4.00%) ISEB
4 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.60%) HNC
6 1 (0.80%) HND
6 1 (0.80%) MCSE
6 1 (0.80%) MCITP
6 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.80%) HP APS
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
1 3 (2.40%) P3O
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (10.40%) Cisco
2 9 (7.20%) F5
3 6 (4.80%) SAP
3 6 (4.80%) CheckPoint
4 5 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.20%) JD Edwards
5 4 (3.20%) GoldenSource
5 4 (3.20%) Remedy
6 3 (2.40%) Endeca
6 3 (2.40%) BMC
7 2 (1.60%) VMware
8 1 (0.80%) Teradata
8 1 (0.80%) Lotus
8 1 (0.80%) IBM
8 1 (0.80%) HP
8 1 (0.80%) Citrix
8 1 (0.80%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (0.80%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.80%) VocaLink
8 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £450 - £500
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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iKonnect
Posted: 14 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago