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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 18 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 17 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.06% 6.56% 10.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.54% 7.50% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £385 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £458 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £30.50 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.31% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £37.80 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £37.80 £38.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +5.00%
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
307 280 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 91.37% 87.50% 91.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 169 57
Average daily rate £330 £390 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 51
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.08 £37.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Retail
3 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
4 8 (21.05%) PRINCE
5 6 (15.79%) MS Project
5 6 (15.79%) Finance
5 6 (15.79%) Automotive
6 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
6 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
6 5 (13.16%) Analytics
7 4 (10.53%) Data Analytics
7 4 (10.53%) Tableau
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) Big Data
7 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
7 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
7 4 (10.53%) Data Architecture
7 4 (10.53%) Apache Hive
7 4 (10.53%) Degree
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.53%) Data Mining
7 4 (10.53%) ETL
7 4 (10.53%) SQL
7 4 (10.53%) VBA
7 4 (10.53%) Law

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Project
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Data Mining
1 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
1 4 (10.53%) Apache Hive
1 4 (10.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Hudson
General
1 9 (23.68%) Retail
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Automotive
3 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.53%) Law
5 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.26%) Electronics
6 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) EPoS
2 2 (5.26%) NHS
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Wiki
3 1 (2.63%) Social Media
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
4 8 (21.05%) PRINCE
5 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
5 5 (13.16%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Data Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) Data Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.53%) ETL
7 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.89%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Change Control
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
1 4 (10.53%) VBA
2 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Tableau
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) RedPrairie
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago