The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 9 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 23 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.85% 4.75% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.23% 5.47% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 4
Median daily rate £350 £338 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +26.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £284 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £563 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.47
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
151 274 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 84.36% 86.71% 75.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 78 60
Median daily rate £450 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Shropshire region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Shropshire region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +26 21 £350 -30.00% 4
Project Management
West Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 26 (46.43%) PRINCE2
2 24 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 21 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 19 (33.93%) ITIL
5 18 (32.14%) Data Centre
6 16 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (26.79%) PRINCE
8 14 (25.00%) Degree
8 14 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (23.21%) Network Design
9 13 (23.21%) BICSI Certification
9 13 (23.21%) BICSI RCDD
9 13 (23.21%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
9 13 (23.21%) LAN
10 12 (21.43%) Finance
10 12 (21.43%) DV Cleared
11 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (14.29%) MS Office
12 8 (14.29%) Project Planning
13 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (10.71%) HP
13 6 (10.71%) Migration
13 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
14 5 (8.93%) Scrum
14 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
14 5 (8.93%) MS Visio

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
3 5 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
3 5 (8.93%) Open Workbench
4 4 (7.14%) MS Project
5 1 (1.79%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.79%) Infor LN
1 1 (1.79%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) LAN
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Billing
2 1 (1.79%) Czech Language
2 1 (1.79%) Dutch Language
2 1 (1.79%) French Language
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (8.93%) Senior Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 4 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Project Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) Scrum Master
6 2 (3.57%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.57%) IT Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) PMO Specialist
6 2 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Leaflet
1 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.36%) Social Media
5 2 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Economics
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) SUSE
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Solaris
3 1 (1.79%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) PRINCE2
2 19 (33.93%) ITIL
3 15 (26.79%) PRINCE
4 14 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.21%) Network Design
6 8 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 6 (10.71%) Migration
7 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.93%) Scrum
8 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (7.14%) Change Control
9 4 (7.14%) Open Source
9 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.36%) Matrix Management
10 3 (5.36%) Project Governance
10 3 (5.36%) Time Management
10 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) C
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 21 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 16 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (25.00%) Degree
5 13 (23.21%) BICSI Certification
5 13 (23.21%) BICSI RCDD
5 13 (23.21%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (7.14%) PMP
9 3 (5.36%) ISEB
10 2 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (5.36%) Google
4 2 (3.57%) BT
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) Niku
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Infor
5 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) QAD
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) TOWER Software