The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 21 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 35 72 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.45% 11.27% 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 11.80% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 56 32
Median daily rate £400 £414 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £274 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £531 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £418
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.26 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
622 610 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.88% 95.46% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 377 349
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.00 £25.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Birmingham region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the Birmingham region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 42 (53.85%) Project Management
2 18 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 15 (19.23%) Migration
4 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.82%) Degree
5 9 (11.54%) Finance
5 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 8 (10.26%) PMI Certification
6 8 (10.26%) ITIL
6 8 (10.26%) Change Management
6 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
8 6 (7.69%) Oracle
8 6 (7.69%) Retail
8 6 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.41%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.41%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (6.41%) PMO
10 4 (5.13%) Office 365
10 4 (5.13%) PMI
10 4 (5.13%) PMP
10 4 (5.13%) SAP
10 4 (5.13%) ERP
10 4 (5.13%) Logistics
10 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
10 4 (5.13%) Legal
11 3 (3.85%) Scrum
11 3 (3.85%) Banking

Project Manager Skill Set
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 2 (2.56%) IBM Domino
1 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
1 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) CICS
2 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Project
2 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.28%) Taleo
3 1 (1.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Firewall
1 2 (2.56%) LAN
1 2 (2.56%) WAN
1 2 (2.56%) WLAN
2 1 (1.28%) Network Security
2 1 (1.28%) Skype
2 1 (1.28%) VoIP
2 1 (1.28%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.28%) DB2
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
3 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Automotive
5 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.28%) CSS
2 1 (1.28%) CSS3
2 1 (1.28%) HTML
2 1 (1.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.13%) PMI
4 3 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.85%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.85%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.56%) NHS
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) AS400
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) FMCG
6 1 (1.28%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Linux
1 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.28%) Unix
1 1 (1.28%) Windows
1 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.85%) Project Management
2 18 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 15 (19.23%) Migration
4 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.26%) Change Management
5 8 (10.26%) ITIL
6 6 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.41%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.13%) ERP
8 4 (5.13%) Logistics
9 3 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.85%) PRINCE
9 3 (3.85%) Process Improvement
9 3 (3.85%) Scrum
9 3 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (3.85%) Time Management
9 3 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.28%) COBOL
1 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.28%) JCL
1 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Degree
2 8 (10.26%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.13%) PMP
4 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.28%) CISM
5 1 (1.28%) CISSP
5 1 (1.28%) ISEB
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) PMO
2 2 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) SCCM
1 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) SAP
4 2 (2.56%) BMC
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco
4 2 (2.56%) Lotus
4 2 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (1.28%) Adobe
5 1 (1.28%) Avaya
5 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.28%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.28%) EMC
5 1 (1.28%) Juniper
5 1 (1.28%) Lancope
5 1 (1.28%) Mercator
5 1 (1.28%) NICE Systems
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.28%) Workday
5 1 (1.28%) Yardi
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