The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Shropshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 40 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 20 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.42% 4.12% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 4.29% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Median daily rate £463 £638 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.45% +96.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £488 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £672 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £37.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-18.09% +25.15%
Project Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
430 163 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 94.92% 95.88% 90.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 60 58
Median daily rate £425 £430 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +30.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Shropshire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 19 £450 -29.41%
Project Manager
West Midlands

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Shropshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 18 (52.94%) Resource Management
3 17 (50.00%) Change Management
4 16 (47.06%) Risk Management
4 16 (47.06%) Line Management
5 15 (44.12%) Project Governance
5 15 (44.12%) Matrix Organization
5 15 (44.12%) Open Workbench
6 14 (41.18%) MS Office
6 14 (41.18%) PRINCE2
6 14 (41.18%) Conflict Management
7 13 (38.24%) Project Management
8 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
11 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
12 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
12 6 (17.65%) Process Management
13 5 (14.71%) PMP
13 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
14 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (11.76%) Open Source
14 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (11.76%) VMware
14 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
14 4 (11.76%) SUSE
14 4 (11.76%) Linux
14 4 (11.76%) Oracle
15 3 (8.82%) Windows

Project Manager Skill Set
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 2 (5.88%) Confluence
1 2 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Open Workbench
2 14 (41.18%) MS Office
3 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
1 4 (11.76%) SUSE
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Resource Management
2 17 (50.00%) Change Management
3 16 (47.06%) Line Management
3 16 (47.06%) Risk Management
4 15 (44.12%) Matrix Organization
4 15 (44.12%) Project Governance
5 14 (41.18%) Conflict Management
5 14 (41.18%) PRINCE2
6 13 (38.24%) Project Management
7 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (17.65%) Process Management
9 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
10 4 (11.76%) Open Source
11 3 (8.82%) Analytics
12 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
12 2 (5.88%) ETL
12 2 (5.88%) Scrum
12 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 1 (2.94%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) PMP
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.94%) APMP
6 1 (2.94%) CEH
6 1 (2.94%) CISA
6 1 (2.94%) CISSP
6 1 (2.94%) CLAS
6 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.94%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
1 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
1 4 (11.76%) VMware
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Informatica
3 2 (5.88%) Pega
4 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Splunk