The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Coventry region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 20 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 21 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.44% 10.13% 12.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.37% 11.00% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 12
Average daily rate £385 £360 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% -17.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £430 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
285 209 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.42% 92.07% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 56 106
Average daily rate £375 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £100 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 51 35
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Project Manager
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 19 (51.35%) Project Management
2 14 (37.84%) Finance
3 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
4 9 (24.32%) Project Planning
5 8 (21.62%) SAP
6 7 (18.92%) CRM
7 6 (16.22%) MS Project
7 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (13.51%) MS Office
8 5 (13.51%) LAN
8 5 (13.51%) WAN
8 5 (13.51%) Change Control
9 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (10.81%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (10.81%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (10.81%) Fat Client
9 4 (10.81%) IP Telephony
9 4 (10.81%) Avaya
9 4 (10.81%) Thin Client
9 4 (10.81%) MPLS
9 4 (10.81%) BCP
9 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
9 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 4 (10.81%) BT
10 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
10 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.11%) Billing
11 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
11 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Project
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) LAN
1 5 (13.51%) WAN
2 4 (10.81%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (10.81%) IP Telephony
2 4 (10.81%) MPLS
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
3 1 (2.70%) ISDN
3 1 (2.70%) VoIP
3 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) OLAP
2 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Billing
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Automotive
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.70%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (10.81%) Fat Client
1 4 (10.81%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.70%) NHS
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) AIX
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Project Management
2 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
3 9 (24.32%) Project Planning
4 7 (18.92%) CRM
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (13.51%) Change Control
7 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (10.81%) BCP
7 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
7 4 (10.81%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.41%) ERP
9 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.70%) PLM
10 1 (2.70%) Workflow
10 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) SAP
2 4 (10.81%) Avaya
2 4 (10.81%) BT
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) ATG
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
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