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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 14 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Project Management 66 68 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.71% 12.25% 7.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.09% 19.65% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 36 30
Average daily rate
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£405 £356 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.68% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £6.84 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £28.32 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -17.31%
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
546 346 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 72.03% 62.34% 68.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 204 196
Average daily rate £380 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -24.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.70 £9.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 43 (40.57%) PRINCE2
2 25 (23.58%) Finance
3 24 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (17.92%) CRM
5 13 (12.26%) SharePoint
5 13 (12.26%) ITIL
5 13 (12.26%) Migration
5 13 (12.26%) Business Analysis
6 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.32%) MS Project
7 11 (10.38%) Retail
8 10 (9.43%) PRINCE
9 9 (8.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (8.49%) Risk Management
9 9 (8.49%) Project Planning
9 9 (8.49%) Transition Management
10 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (7.55%) Change Management
11 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
11 7 (6.60%) ISEB
11 7 (6.60%) Degree
11 7 (6.60%) Banking
12 6 (5.66%) Performance Metrics
12 6 (5.66%) Law
12 6 (5.66%) SAP
13 5 (4.72%) Windows
13 5 (4.72%) UML
13 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
13 5 (4.72%) ERP
13 5 (4.72%) Service Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (12.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.94%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.94%) SAS
3 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) MS Project
2 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.77%) MS Office
4 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.94%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.94%) Movex
3 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.94%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.94%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) Firewall
2 2 (1.89%) LAN
2 2 (1.89%) WAN
3 1 (0.94%) SAN
3 1 (0.94%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.94%) NAS
3 1 (0.94%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) QlikView
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 25 (23.58%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Retail
3 7 (6.60%) Banking
4 6 (5.66%) Law
5 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.89%) Local Government
6 2 (1.89%) Legal
7 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.94%) Advertising
7 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (54.72%) Project Manager
2 22 (20.75%) Analyst
3 13 (12.26%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.43%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (7.55%) Senior Manager
5 8 (7.55%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (6.60%) Implementation Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Project Coordinator
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.77%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Assistant Project Manager
9 3 (2.83%) Programme Office Support
9 3 (2.83%) PMO Analyst
10 2 (1.89%) CRM Manager
10 2 (1.89%) Agile Project Manager
10 2 (1.89%) IT Business Analyst
10 2 (1.89%) Senior IT Project Manager
10 2 (1.89%) Senior IT Business Analyst
10 2 (1.89%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) HTML
1 1 (0.94%) .NET
1 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.94%) Web Services
1 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.94%) Visualforce
1 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (0.94%) Backbone.js
1 1 (0.94%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (0.94%) ServiceStack
1 1 (0.94%) NancyFx
1 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.66%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) PMI
4 3 (2.83%) NHS
5 2 (1.89%) Handset
6 1 (0.94%) Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) SCADA
6 1 (0.94%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.94%) iSeries
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.72%) Windows
2 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.57%) PRINCE2
2 24 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (17.92%) CRM
4 13 (12.26%) ITIL
4 13 (12.26%) Migration
4 13 (12.26%) Business Analysis
5 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.43%) PRINCE
7 9 (8.49%) Risk Management
7 9 (8.49%) Project Planning
7 9 (8.49%) Transition Management
8 8 (7.55%) Change Management
9 5 (4.72%) Service Management
9 5 (4.72%) ERP
9 5 (4.72%) UML
10 4 (3.77%) Resource Management
10 4 (3.77%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.77%) Programme Management
10 4 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (2.83%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.83%) SQL
2 1 (0.94%) Apex Code
2 1 (0.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (6.60%) ISEB
2 7 (6.60%) Degree
3 4 (3.77%) PMP
3 4 (3.77%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.89%) HNC
6 1 (0.94%) HND
6 1 (0.94%) MCSE
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.94%) MCITP
6 1 (0.94%) HP APS
6 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
1 3 (2.83%) P3O
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (5.66%) SAP
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.77%) JD Edwards
3 4 (3.77%) Remedy
4 3 (2.83%) GoldenSource
5 2 (1.89%) Endeca
5 2 (1.89%) VMware
6 1 (0.94%) Teradata
6 1 (0.94%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco
6 1 (0.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.94%) HP
6 1 (0.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (0.94%) BMC
6 1 (0.94%) Lotus
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