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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 15 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 12 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.12% 8.89% 7.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.76% 13.68% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 9
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£425 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £325 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £385 £379
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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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
137 117 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 69.90% 65.00% 65.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 58 65
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) SAP
3 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (13.33%) Marketing
4 4 (13.33%) ERP
4 4 (13.33%) MS Project
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (10.00%) Finance
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Data Governance
6 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.67%) Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Operations Management
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Master Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) SAP MDM
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) Simulink
2 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP MDM
2 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (13.33%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Head of Data Management
4 2 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Programme Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) JSP
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
2 1 (3.33%) Economics
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Data Governance
6 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.67%) Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Operations Management
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Master Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
2 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MBA
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.33%) McAfee
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Dell
3 1 (3.33%) BT
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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