The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Solihull region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 12.33% 11.24% 11.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.07% 16.67% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £253 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.51% -3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £168 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £605 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 60 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 76.71% 67.42% 54.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 6
Average daily rate £325 £350 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £139 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £518 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Project Management
West Midlands

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 11 (44.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Rational Rose
5 4 (16.00%) B2B
5 4 (16.00%) C
5 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (12.00%) UML
6 3 (12.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) LAN
6 3 (12.00%) WAN
6 3 (12.00%) PMI
6 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (12.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (8.00%) Change Control
7 2 (8.00%) LTE
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (8.00%) Network Management
7 2 (8.00%) 4G
7 2 (8.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (8.00%) 3G
7 2 (8.00%) PMP
7 2 (8.00%) MS Project

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI-CA
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) LTE
2 2 (8.00%) 4G
2 2 (8.00%) 3G
2 2 (8.00%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Change Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Business Change Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Project Leader
3 3 (12.00%) Business Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Business Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) HTML5
1 1 (4.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) PMI
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) B2B
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.00%) UML
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) Network Management
6 2 (8.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.00%) Network Planning
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (8.00%) PMP
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Nokia
2 1 (4.00%) IBM