The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 5 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 19 34 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.34% 18.09% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.10% 19.43% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 5
Median daily rate £463 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £295 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -2.77%
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
145 175 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.16% 93.09% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 108 78
Median daily rate £350 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 19
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £13.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £12.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £20.50 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Staffordshire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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 13 £475 -
Burton-upon-Trent +4 2 £398 +76.66% 2
Stafford -5 1 £275 -31.25%
Project Manager
West Midlands

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Staffordshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 14 (46.67%) Project Management
2 10 (33.33%) Migration
3 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) ERP
4 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) LAN
6 4 (13.33%) WAN
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.33%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation
7 3 (10.00%) Software Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.67%) QA
8 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) VMware
8 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.67%) Progress
8 2 (6.67%) Re-Platforming
8 2 (6.67%) Office 365
8 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
8 2 (6.67%) FlexPod
8 2 (6.67%) Project Governance

Project Manager Skill Set
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 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) LAN
1 4 (13.33%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.33%) CMDB
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Project Management
2 10 (33.33%) Migration
3 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (20.00%) ERP
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) CRM
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation
7 3 (10.00%) Software Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
8 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.67%) Project Governance
8 2 (6.67%) Re-Platforming
8 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) Progress
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Avaya
4 1 (3.33%) Mitel
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago