The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Solihull 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 19 16 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 5 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 3.97% 5.49% 18.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 5.73% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £450 £420 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +26.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £394 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £461 £368
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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
122 157 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 96.83% 95.73% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 49 24
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.53% +88.63%
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 Solihull

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

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 Solihull region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (20.00%) MS Project
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (10.00%) PMP
6 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) SaaS
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Automotive
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft