The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank - 5 3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall - 11.76% 11.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 11.76% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £460 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.58% -21.62%
Project Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Walsall 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
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
26 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 96.30% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 5
Average daily rate £394 £370 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £144 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £9.55 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

Project Manager
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Walsall region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft