The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Telford region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 20 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 5.07% 5.86% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 5.98% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £445 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% -1.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £415
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-12.80% -21.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Telford 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
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
135 301 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 97.83% 98.05% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 95 57
Median daily rate £450 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £370 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £29.25 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Telford

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Telford region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Telford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (57.14%) Project Management
2 15 (53.57%) PRINCE2
3 13 (46.43%) Change Management
4 12 (42.86%) Finance
5 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (32.14%) Risk Management
7 7 (25.00%) Resource Management
8 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) Project Governance
8 6 (21.43%) Migration
8 6 (21.43%) MS Office
8 6 (21.43%) Line Management
8 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
9 5 (17.86%) Conflict Management
9 5 (17.86%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.86%) Open Workbench
9 5 (17.86%) MAPM
9 5 (17.86%) Project Planning
10 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.29%) QA
10 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 4 (14.29%) Open Source
10 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (14.29%) ITIL
10 4 (14.29%) Coaching
11 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.71%) Linux

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 6 (21.43%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) Open Workbench
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) SUSE
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Project Management
2 15 (53.57%) PRINCE2
3 13 (46.43%) Change Management
4 9 (32.14%) Risk Management
5 7 (25.00%) Resource Management
6 6 (21.43%) Line Management
6 6 (21.43%) Migration
6 6 (21.43%) Project Governance
7 5 (17.86%) Conflict Management
7 5 (17.86%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.86%) Project Planning
8 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.29%) Coaching
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) Open Source
9 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (7.14%) Matrix Management
10 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
11 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) MAPM
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (3.57%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (3.57%) CEH
6 1 (3.57%) CISA
6 1 (3.57%) CISSP
6 1 (3.57%) CLAS
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco
1 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) TOWER Software