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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 41 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 14 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.93% 6.45% 9.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 6.56% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 11
Median daily rate £550 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.42%
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
339 122 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 95.22% 98.39% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 47 58
Median daily rate £415 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £448 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £25.12 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
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 June 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 -19 13 £550 +100.00% 5
Shrewsbury -1 1 - -
Project Manager
West Midlands

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
2 18 (48.65%) SC Cleared
3 17 (45.95%) Project Management
4 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
4 16 (43.24%) Finance
5 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (32.43%) Change Management
6 12 (32.43%) Open Workbench
6 12 (32.43%) Performance Metrics
7 11 (29.73%) Resource Management
7 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
8 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (24.32%) Project Governance
9 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
9 9 (24.32%) Line Management
10 8 (21.62%) Matrix Organization
10 8 (21.62%) Conflict Management
10 8 (21.62%) SUSE
10 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
10 8 (21.62%) Linux
10 8 (21.62%) Cisco
11 7 (18.92%) MS Office
11 7 (18.92%) VMware
11 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
13 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 4 (10.81%) Windows
15 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
15 3 (8.11%) CCSP

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 (5.41%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Documentum
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Open Workbench
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
3 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Performance Metrics
2 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
1 8 (21.62%) SUSE
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Project Management
2 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
3 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (32.43%) Change Management
5 11 (29.73%) Resource Management
5 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
6 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (24.32%) Line Management
7 9 (24.32%) Project Governance
8 8 (21.62%) Conflict Management
8 8 (21.62%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (5.41%) Change Control
11 2 (5.41%) Process Management
11 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.41%) WFM
12 1 (2.70%) Analytics
12 1 (2.70%) Data Validation
12 1 (2.70%) Validation
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
2 18 (48.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
4 3 (8.11%) CCNP
4 3 (8.11%) CCSP
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.41%) PMP
6 1 (2.70%) APMP
6 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco
1 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
2 7 (18.92%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Pega
5 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.70%) Splunk