The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Project Manager
Rank 53 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.66% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.72% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £500 £650 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +52.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £478 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.57% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Senior Project Manager
West Midlands

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
637 556 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.95% 91.90% 88.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 339 301
Average daily rate £363 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 22
Average hourly rate £12.95 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.95 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.60 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) IBM Notes
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Lotus
4 3 (27.27%) Intranet
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
5 2 (18.18%) Presales
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management

Senior Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Presales
6 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) APMP
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Lotus
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft