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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 14 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 14 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.65% 8.39% 4.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.77% 10.53% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 4
Median daily rate £350 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £327 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £453 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+1.37% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.27%

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
130 114 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 71.04% 79.72% 67.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 81 37
Median daily rate £338 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.39% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% +63.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 7 £425 +7.59% 1
Stafford - 2 £300 -
Tamworth - 1 £425 - 1
Project Management
West Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 18 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (32.61%) Migration
2 15 (32.61%) PRINCE2
3 12 (26.09%) Data Migration
4 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
5 9 (19.57%) Finance
5 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) SAP
7 6 (13.04%) MS Project
7 6 (13.04%) MS Office
7 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (13.04%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.87%) Transition Management
8 5 (10.87%) Degree
8 5 (10.87%) NHS
9 4 (8.70%) SQL
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle
9 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.70%) Data Management
10 3 (6.52%) Line Management
10 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
10 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Test Management
10 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (6.52%) PMP
10 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
10 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) Quality 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 (2.17%) MS Project Server
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
2 6 (13.04%) MS Project
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) WAN
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) IT Manager
3 7 (15.22%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Cutover Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Business Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Business Change Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Project Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Change Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (4.35%) Support Officer
7 2 (4.35%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) NHS
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) PMI
5 1 (2.17%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (32.61%) Migration
2 15 (32.61%) PRINCE2
3 12 (26.09%) Data Migration
4 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.04%) Process Improvement
6 5 (10.87%) Transition Management
7 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Data Management
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Line Management
8 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.52%) Test Management
8 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (4.35%) Business Development
9 2 (4.35%) Defect Management
9 2 (4.35%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.52%) PMP
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) IRCA
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) SAP
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) HP
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