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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 27 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 19 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.96% 6.08% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 6.45% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 2
Median daily rate £375 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £300 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £430 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £36.53 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -10.91%
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
291 248 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 91.22% 94.30% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 70 76
Median daily rate £401 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £21.47 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.14% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 0 18 £375 -10.71% 1
Project Manager
West Midlands

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 18 (48.65%) PRINCE2
1 18 (48.65%) Project Management
2 16 (43.24%) Change Management
3 15 (40.54%) Finance
4 14 (37.84%) Risk Management
5 13 (35.14%) Resource Management
6 11 (29.73%) Project Governance
6 11 (29.73%) Line Management
7 10 (27.03%) Conflict Management
7 10 (27.03%) Matrix Organization
7 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.03%) MS Office
8 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
8 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (24.32%) Open Workbench
9 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
9 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
10 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
11 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (13.51%) Migration
11 5 (13.51%) Open Source
12 4 (10.81%) Process Management
12 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
12 4 (10.81%) PMP
12 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
13 3 (8.11%) Big Data
13 3 (8.11%) Analytics
13 3 (8.11%) Mentoring

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%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Office
2 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (24.32%) Open Workbench
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Big Data
1 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) SUSE
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) PRINCE2
1 18 (48.65%) Project Management
2 16 (43.24%) Change Management
3 14 (37.84%) Risk Management
4 13 (35.14%) Resource Management
5 11 (29.73%) Line Management
5 11 (29.73%) Project Governance
6 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.03%) Conflict Management
6 10 (27.03%) Matrix Organization
7 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.51%) Migration
8 5 (13.51%) Open Source
9 4 (10.81%) Process Management
9 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.11%) ITIL
10 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (10.81%) PMP
5 3 (8.11%) MAPM
6 2 (5.41%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (2.70%) BICSI RCDD
7 1 (2.70%) CEH
7 1 (2.70%) CISA
7 1 (2.70%) CISSP
7 1 (2.70%) CLAS
7 1 (2.70%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) VMware
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco
2 2 (5.41%) Informatica
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) TOWER Software