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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 14 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 12 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 8.28% 7.69% 12.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.92% 8.06% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Median daily rate £395 £488 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.97% +52.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £411 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £508 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-32.89% +1.33%

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
121 124 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 83.45% 95.38% 83.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 48 22
Median daily rate £375 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £280 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.76% +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (31.25%) JDA
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) SOA
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) ERP
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) Back Office
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (18.75%) E-business
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (6.25%) 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 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) E-business
5 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) JDA
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Capita
4 1 (6.25%) Infor
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) VMware