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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 16 17 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 11 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 8.66% 5.85% 17.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.87% 6.11% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 6
Median daily rate £425 £475 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +50.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £414 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £540 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £37.05 £41.13
% change year-on-year
-15.65% -9.90%
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
124 180 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 97.64% 95.74% 87.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 44 31
Median daily rate £375 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £28.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +161.36%
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 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 9 December 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 9 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 Solihull region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (29.41%) SOA
3 5 (29.41%) JDA
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) ERP
4 4 (23.53%) Back Office
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (17.65%) E-business
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle ASCP
6 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
7 1 (5.88%) People Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) SOA
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) ERP
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) E-business
5 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) People Management
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) JDA
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) Infor
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) VMware