The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 18 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 32 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.75% 11.66% 6.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.29% 12.50% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 15
Median daily rate £450 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.56% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £240 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £526 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £24.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.42%
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
386 304 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.46% 93.25% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 203 163
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 60
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £25.66 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

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 29 June 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Coventry region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 40 (59.70%) Project Management
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) Finance
4 17 (25.37%) PRINCE2
5 16 (23.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.42%) MS Project
7 10 (14.93%) Migration
8 9 (13.43%) Retail
8 9 (13.43%) Service Management
9 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
9 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.45%) Scrum
11 6 (8.96%) SAP
11 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (8.96%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (7.46%) People Management
12 5 (7.46%) MS Office
12 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
12 5 (7.46%) Data Migration
13 4 (5.97%) Automotive
13 4 (5.97%) Banking
13 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
13 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
13 4 (5.97%) SDLC
13 4 (5.97%) Disclosure Scotland
14 3 (4.48%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
14 3 (4.48%) Coaching
14 3 (4.48%) Rally

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (1.49%) SAS
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Project
2 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.46%) MS Office
4 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.49%) Retail-J
2 1 (1.49%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Intranet
2 1 (1.49%) WebEx
2 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.49%) DataStage
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.49%) QlikView
1 1 (1.49%) Roambi
1 1 (1.49%) SAP BI
1 1 (1.49%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA Agile
1 3 (4.48%) VersionOne
General
1 18 (26.87%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Retail
3 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.97%) Automotive
4 4 (5.97%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Avionics
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) PMI
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) EPoS
4 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Project Management
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.37%) PRINCE2
4 16 (23.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.93%) Migration
6 9 (13.43%) Service Management
7 7 (10.45%) Scrum
8 6 (8.96%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (7.46%) Data Migration
9 5 (7.46%) People Management
10 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.97%) SDLC
11 3 (4.48%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (4.48%) Business Transformation
11 3 (4.48%) Change Control
11 3 (4.48%) Coaching
11 3 (4.48%) Logistics
11 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.48%) Project Governance
11 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) C
1 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.99%) ISEB
4 2 (2.99%) PMP
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) SAP
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) Rally
4 2 (2.99%) IBM
4 2 (2.99%) Tableau
5 1 (1.49%) Cadence
5 1 (1.49%) Cognos
5 1 (1.49%) Demandware
5 1 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.49%) Remedy
5 1 (1.49%) TIBCO