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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 28 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 39 53 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.55% 8.03% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.81% 10.43% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 27
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £286 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £493 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £21.26 £49.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +10.31%
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
573 508 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.51% 76.97% 71.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 318 304
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +57.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.01 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 22 (26.83%) PRINCE2
2 19 (23.17%) Finance
3 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.63%) Change Management
5 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.20%) Retail
7 9 (10.98%) Agile Project Management
8 8 (9.76%) Migration
9 7 (8.54%) Banking
9 7 (8.54%) PMI Certification
10 6 (7.32%) Oracle
10 6 (7.32%) Scrum
10 6 (7.32%) User Stories
10 6 (7.32%) Waterfall
10 6 (7.32%) Degree
11 5 (6.10%) Project Planning
11 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
11 5 (6.10%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (6.10%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
12 4 (4.88%) PMI
12 4 (4.88%) PMP
12 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
12 4 (4.88%) Legal
12 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
12 4 (4.88%) Change Control
12 4 (4.88%) Data Migration

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.66%) IBM Domino
1 3 (3.66%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.44%) MS Project
2 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Office 365
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) LAN
1 2 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) Network Security
2 1 (1.22%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.22%) WAAS
2 1 (1.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.22%) MS Access
1 1 (1.22%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) JIRA
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Retail
3 7 (8.54%) Banking
4 4 (4.88%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Law
5 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Automotive
6 1 (1.22%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (62.20%) Project Manager
2 7 (8.54%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (7.32%) Business Change Manager
3 6 (7.32%) IT Manager
4 5 (6.10%) Analyst
4 5 (6.10%) Business Change Project Manager
4 5 (6.10%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 5 (6.10%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Migration Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Migration Project Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Technical Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Coordinator
6 3 (3.66%) Data Manager
6 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (3.66%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.22%) CSS
2 1 (1.22%) CSS3
2 1 (1.22%) HTML
2 1 (1.22%) HTML5
2 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) PMI
3 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.44%) AS400
4 2 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) CESG
5 1 (1.22%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.22%) iSeries
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
5 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) PRINCE2
2 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.63%) Change Management
4 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (10.98%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (9.76%) Migration
7 6 (7.32%) Scrum
7 6 (7.32%) User Stories
7 6 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.10%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.10%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.88%) Change Control
9 4 (4.88%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.66%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.66%) ERP
10 3 (3.66%) Logistics
10 3 (3.66%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.22%) C++
1 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.22%) PHP
1 1 (1.22%) SQL
1 1 (1.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) PMI Certification
2 6 (7.32%) Degree
3 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) PMP
4 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) APMP
5 2 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.44%) CISSP
5 2 (2.44%) IRCA
5 2 (2.44%) ISEB
6 1 (1.22%) CISM
6 1 (1.22%) CLAS
6 1 (1.22%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.22%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) ISO22301
2 1 (1.22%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) SCCM
1 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) hybris
3 3 (3.66%) Lotus
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe
4 1 (1.22%) Avaya
4 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco
4 1 (1.22%) EMC
4 1 (1.22%) Juniper
4 1 (1.22%) NICE Systems
4 1 (1.22%) Progress
4 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.22%) SAP
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