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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
England / Midlands
Rank 8 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 17 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.82% 8.89% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.68% 11.43% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 2
Median daily rate £420 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +35.59%

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
91 140 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 73.98% 77.78% 70.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 72 37
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) SAP
4 7 (21.88%) ERP
5 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
5 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (15.63%) PMO
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle
7 4 (12.50%) Retail
7 4 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (12.50%) Automotive
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.38%) Primavera
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.38%) PMI
8 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
8 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
8 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) Project Governance
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
8 3 (9.38%) VMware
8 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM

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 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (9.38%) Primavera
2 1 (3.13%) Magento
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) DB2
1 2 (6.25%) GIS
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MSBuild
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.50%) Automotive
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Billing
5 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Project Manager
2 6 (18.75%) Senior Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Programme Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) ERP Manager
5 3 (9.38%) ERP Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) MSMQ
1 2 (6.25%) SAML
1 2 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) PMI
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) SCADA
3 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) ERP
4 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
5 3 (9.38%) Project Governance
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.25%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.25%) People Management
6 2 (6.25%) Presales
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Governance
6 2 (6.25%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) APMP
2 1 (3.13%) CCDP
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) SAP
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.13%) Ariba
5 1 (3.13%) ATG
5 1 (3.13%) Demandware
5 1 (3.13%) hybris
5 1 (3.13%) IBM