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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 14 4 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing Project Management 8 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.19% 13.10% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 17.32% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £398 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £375 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.40 £35.00 £36.11
% change year-on-year
-10.28% -3.07%
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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
118 127 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 76.62% 75.60% 63.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 48 57
Average daily rate £500 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
4 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Automotive
5 2 (14.29%) SAP MM
5 2 (14.29%) ABAP
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (14.29%) MS Project
5 2 (14.29%) BAPI
5 2 (14.29%) LSMW
5 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (7.14%) CA PPM
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP MM
2 1 (7.14%) CA PPM
2 1 (7.14%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) LSMW
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Management Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SAP MM Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (7.14%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) BAPI
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (7.14%) CESG
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
1 1 (7.14%) EPoS
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Document Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) ABAP
2 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) PgMP
3 1 (7.14%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) CA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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