The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
IT 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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
126 89 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 90.00% 96.74% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 53 69
Average daily rate £325 £320 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £15.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -7.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.05 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £463 -
Tamworth - 2 £385 -
Stafford - 1 £275 -
IT Project Manager
West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title 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 with IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (25.00%) Progress
3 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (12.50%) FlexPod
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) ISO 9000
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title 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 with IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) FlexPod
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9000
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Progress
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) VMware