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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 16 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 15 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.81% 6.01% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.07% 7.38% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 6
Median daily rate £488 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £483 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.53% +8.33%
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
149 149 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 77.60% 81.42% 75.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 58 49
Median daily rate £500 £500 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £106.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 9 (25.00%) Finance
4 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (19.44%) MS Project
5 7 (19.44%) CRM
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle
6 6 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (16.67%) PMP
6 6 (16.67%) PMI Certification
7 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
7 5 (13.89%) SAP
7 5 (13.89%) QA
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (11.11%) SQL
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (11.11%) Change Management
8 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
9 3 (8.33%) Coaching
9 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.33%) People Management
9 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 3 (8.33%) Validation
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 3 (8.33%) Web Services
9 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

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 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Project
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
1 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Local Government
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Consultant
2 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Project Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Administrator
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Project Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Data Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Network Architect
4 2 (5.56%) PeopleSoft Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) PMO Lead
4 2 (5.56%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Economics
3 1 (2.78%) EPoS
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (19.44%) CRM
4 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.11%) Change Management
4 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Coaching
5 3 (8.33%) People Management
5 3 (8.33%) Validation
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.56%) System Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Time Management
6 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C#
2 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 6 (16.67%) PMP
2 2 (5.56%) CCIE
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (13.89%) SAP
4 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.56%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Unisys