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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 11 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 10 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.63% 9.04% 7.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.87% 11.94% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 8
Median daily rate £513 £400 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £375 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.60
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.94%
Project Management
England

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
92 134 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 70.23% 75.71% 68.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 46
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 6 (22.22%) SAP
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 4 (14.81%) ERP
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.11%) Primavera
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Big Data
6 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (7.41%) System Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (7.41%) Finance
6 2 (7.41%) Automotive
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (7.41%) Hyperion
6 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle UPK
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Primavera
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
1 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) GIS
General
1 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Programme Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Programme Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) ERP Manager
4 3 (11.11%) ERP Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Data Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Economics
1 1 (3.70%) EPoS
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) SCADA
1 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
1 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) ERP
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) System Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.70%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCDP
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) SAP
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Hyperion
3 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) Ariba
4 1 (3.70%) ATG
4 1 (3.70%) Demandware
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) hybris
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Unisys
4 1 (3.70%) VMware