The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stoke-on-Trent region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 15 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.74% - 7.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-32.89% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
69 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 94.52% 81.08% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 18
Median daily rate £343 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £290 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £10.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Stoke-on-Trent region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) MS Project
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Transition Management
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (10.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP