The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Walsall region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 14.29% 11.76% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 11.76% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £358 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -17.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
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
7 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 100.00% 100.00% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 16
Median daily rate £358 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £425 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

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 Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Walsall region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Patient Records

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix