The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 5 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 27 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.80% 11.39% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.61% 14.06% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 8
Median daily rate £399 £350 £226
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +54.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £238 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +11.66%
Project Management
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 128 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 81.99% 81.01% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 81 56
Median daily rate £340 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £261 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £17.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -15.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +6 9 £469 +24.93% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +1 7 £398 +9.65% 4
Stafford 0 2 £400 +45.45%
Cannock +1 1 £280 +31.76%
Project Management
West Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Finance
3 8 (23.53%) MS Office
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
4 7 (20.59%) Migration
5 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Service Management
6 5 (14.71%) PMP
6 5 (14.71%) PMI Certification
6 5 (14.71%) CRM
6 5 (14.71%) SAP
6 5 (14.71%) SQL
7 4 (11.76%) MS Project
7 4 (11.76%) WAN
7 4 (11.76%) Legal
7 4 (11.76%) Business Development
8 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
8 3 (8.82%) Change Control
8 3 (8.82%) Scrum
8 3 (8.82%) HP
8 3 (8.82%) LAN
8 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.82%) ERP
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
8 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.76%) MS Project
4 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.94%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 3 (8.82%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Project Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) CRM Manager
3 3 (8.82%) CRM Project Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Cutover Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Project Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Project Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) DBA
5 1 (2.94%) SQL DBA
5 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.94%) Online Games
3 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) VxWorks
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Migration
3 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
5 5 (14.71%) CRM
5 5 (14.71%) Service Management
6 4 (11.76%) Business Development
7 3 (8.82%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) ERP
7 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.88%) Line Management
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Test Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Transition Management
8 2 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) PMI Certification
1 5 (14.71%) PMP
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) SAP
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) VMware