The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 15 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 6 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.87% 13.53% 8.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 18.67% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 12
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£463 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £363 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £29.24 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% -13.99%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 150 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 68.39% 72.46% 67.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 48 66
Average daily rate £400 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Marketing
3 4 (21.05%) Logistics
3 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Automotive
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) P3O
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Pega
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (10.53%) LSMW
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.53%) MBA
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) BAPI
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
5 2 (10.53%) PMI
5 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
2 1 (5.26%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) LSMW
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Automotive
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Management Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) SAP MM Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (10.53%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Services Manager
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) BAPI
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Logistics
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) ABAP
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.53%) MBA
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) VCP4
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) P3O
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Pega
2 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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