The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 18 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 25 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.76% 8.16% 9.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.42% 8.93% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 13
Average daily rate
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£468 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.96% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £328 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £444 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.53 £35.05
% change year-on-year
+9.13% -7.19%
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 Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 224 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 91.08% 91.43% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 119 118
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 53
Average hourly rate £15.00 £24.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -9.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -4 13 £490 +35.17% 1
Stratford-upon-Avon +3 1 £375 -
Rugby - - - -
Project Manager
West Midlands

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 29 (64.44%) Project Management
2 24 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 13 (28.89%) Change Management
3 13 (28.89%) Project Planning
4 12 (26.67%) Finance
4 12 (26.67%) MS Project
5 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
5 8 (17.78%) Critical Path Analysis
6 7 (15.56%) Oracle
7 6 (13.33%) Agresso
7 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) SAP
8 5 (11.11%) Internet
8 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (8.89%) Automotive
9 4 (8.89%) Windows
10 3 (6.67%) Middleware
10 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS
10 3 (6.67%) Migration
10 3 (6.67%) Change Control
10 3 (6.67%) Logistics
11 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
11 2 (4.44%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.44%) Degree

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) SAS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Agresso
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.22%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) Broadband
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) Network Security
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) HTML5
2 1 (2.22%) CSS3
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) PMI
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
1 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Project Management
2 24 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 13 (28.89%) Change Management
3 13 (28.89%) Project Planning
4 8 (17.78%) Critical Path Analysis
4 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
4 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.33%) ITIL
6 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.67%) Change Control
8 3 (6.67%) Migration
8 3 (6.67%) Logistics
9 2 (4.44%) Coaching
9 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.44%) CRM
9 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) HND
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Avaya