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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 20 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 6 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.92% 13.17% 7.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 19.15% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 10
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £363 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
- +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £28.49 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+0.49% -16.83%
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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
117 141 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 76.47% 68.78% 69.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 42 72
Average daily rate £425 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £340 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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
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 26 March 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 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) SAP
3 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Logistics
4 3 (17.65%) Marketing
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Automotive
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) P3O
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (11.76%) SAP MM
5 2 (11.76%) PMI
5 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
5 2 (11.76%) ABAP
5 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
5 2 (11.76%) MS Project
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) BAPI
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) MBA
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP MM
2 1 (5.88%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) LSMW
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Automotive
4 1 (5.88%) Local Government
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) PMO Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Management Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (11.76%) SAP MM Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) BAPI
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) CESG
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
2 4 (23.53%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) Logistics
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) ABAP
2 1 (5.88%) R
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
1 2 (11.76%) MBA
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
2 2 (11.76%) Pega
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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