The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 21 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.53% 0.56% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.59% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.00 £26.98 £31.78
% change year-on-year
+100.18% -15.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 169 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 96.81% 93.89% 92.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 55 81
Average daily rate £450 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £37.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.35% +111.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

IT Project Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Callidus
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) Callidus