The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 4.35% 4.76% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 6.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£438 £500 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +76.99%
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
Project Management
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 73.91% 71.43% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Average daily rate £303 £250 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.00% -11.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £9.28 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

Project Management
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Pega

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Pega