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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 10 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 19 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.00% 5.97% 11.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.03% 7.77% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 8
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £393 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £463 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +10.31%
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
158 103 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 74.88% 76.87% 66.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 72 51
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% +50.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +4 11 £425 +1.19% 2
Stafford - 2 £300 - 1
Tamworth - 1 £463 -
Project Management
West Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 19 (38.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (34.00%) Migration
3 14 (28.00%) Data Migration
3 14 (28.00%) PRINCE2
4 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.00%) MS Office
6 9 (18.00%) SAP
6 9 (18.00%) Finance
7 6 (12.00%) SQL
7 6 (12.00%) MS Project
7 6 (12.00%) Transition Management
7 6 (12.00%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.00%) Data Management
8 5 (10.00%) NHS
8 5 (10.00%) Oracle
9 4 (8.00%) PMP
9 4 (8.00%) PMI Certification
9 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.00%) Degree
9 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (8.00%) Line Management
10 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Test Management
10 3 (6.00%) Change Control
10 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.00%) Service Management

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 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.00%) MS Office
3 6 (12.00%) MS Project
4 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Cutover Manager
3 6 (12.00%) IT Manager
3 6 (12.00%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Project Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Business Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Business Change Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Project Officer
7 2 (4.00%) Project Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) NHS
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Online Games
4 1 (2.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (34.00%) Migration
3 14 (28.00%) Data Migration
3 14 (28.00%) PRINCE2
4 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.00%) Process Improvement
5 6 (12.00%) Transition Management
6 5 (10.00%) Data Management
7 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Line Management
8 3 (6.00%) Change Control
8 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.00%) Service Management
8 3 (6.00%) Test Management
8 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Change Management
9 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.00%) Information Management
9 2 (4.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C#
2 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.00%) VB
2 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
1 4 (8.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (8.00%) PMP
1 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) IRCA
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) SAP
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) HP