The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 10 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 41 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.46% 6.39% 7.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.58% 6.85% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £440 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +24.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £416 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £31.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +12.90%
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 Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
302 336 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 91.79% 93.33% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 162 51
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 62 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 29 (50.88%) Project Management
2 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.82%) PRINCE2
4 11 (19.30%) Finance
4 11 (19.30%) Programme Management
5 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.79%) Retail
6 9 (15.79%) Project Planning
7 7 (12.28%) Migration
7 7 (12.28%) MS Project
8 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.53%) PRINCE
8 6 (10.53%) Service Management
9 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (8.77%) Data Migration
10 4 (7.02%) Economics
10 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
10 4 (7.02%) Change Control
10 4 (7.02%) EPoS
10 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
10 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.02%) Automotive
11 3 (5.26%) Law
11 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
11 3 (5.26%) MS Office
11 3 (5.26%) SAP
11 3 (5.26%) Oracle
11 3 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (5.26%) Analytics

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Project
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.26%) MS Office
4 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
1 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.51%) Apache Hive
1 2 (3.51%) Big Data
1 2 (3.51%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Retail
3 4 (7.02%) Automotive
4 3 (5.26%) Law
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Billing
6 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) HTML
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
1 2 (3.51%) CSS
1 2 (3.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) EPoS
1 4 (7.02%) Economics
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Social Media
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.75%) IVR
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Project Management
2 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.82%) PRINCE2
4 11 (19.30%) Programme Management
5 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.79%) Project Planning
7 7 (12.28%) Migration
8 6 (10.53%) PRINCE
8 6 (10.53%) Service Management
9 5 (8.77%) Data Migration
10 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.02%) Change Control
10 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
11 3 (5.26%) Analytics
11 3 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
12 2 (3.51%) Data Architecture
12 2 (3.51%) Critical Path Analysis
12 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.51%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.51%) PHP
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
1 2 (3.51%) VBA
2 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) VMware
3 2 (3.51%) RedPrairie
3 2 (3.51%) Tableau
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) Baan
4 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
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Posted: 3 days ago
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