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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 9 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 10 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.36% 6.67% 11.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.63% 7.41% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £37.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-18.09% +25.15%
Project Manager
Staffordshire

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
86 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 97.73% 90.00% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 19 32
Median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £272 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £10.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -44.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
4 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (30.43%) Migration
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
7 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
7 5 (21.74%) ERP
8 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
9 3 (13.04%) Business Transformation
9 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
10 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
10 2 (8.70%) Line Management
10 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (8.70%) Information Management
10 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
10 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
10 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
10 2 (8.70%) CRM
10 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (8.70%) SQL
10 2 (8.70%) MS Project
10 2 (8.70%) MS Office
10 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
10 2 (8.70%) Contingency Planning
10 2 (8.70%) Wireframes

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Power BI
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (30.43%) Migration
5 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) ERP
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
7 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) Business Transformation
8 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.70%) Information Management
9 2 (8.70%) Line Management
9 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
9 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.35%) APMP
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP