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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 19 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.17% 2.63% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.94% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £375 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £37.05 £41.13
% change year-on-year
-15.65% -9.90%
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
90 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 97.83% 89.47% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 22 24
Median daily rate £325 £345 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
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 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 12 (75.00%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Line Management
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Information Management
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) MS Project
7 2 (12.50%) MS Office
8 1 (6.25%) SAP
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.25%) CRM
8 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.25%) B2B
8 1 (6.25%) B2C
8 1 (6.25%) PMP
8 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification

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 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) Power BI
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Information Management
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Transition Management
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) APMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP