The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 122 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 27 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 0.75% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 13
Median daily rate £451 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £238 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%
IT Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3028 2289 2259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.61% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1832 1367 1162
Median daily rate £400 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 155 193
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -9 7 £438 -2.77% 2
Coventry -13 5 £451 +24.27% 2
Warwickshire -2 4 £438 -
West Bromwich - 2 £425 -
Worcestershire +1 1 £500 -16.66%
Staffordshire -1 1 - -
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT 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 West Midlands region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 31 (56.36%) Project Management
2 28 (50.91%) PRINCE2
3 26 (47.27%) Finance
4 17 (30.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (18.18%) SDLC
6 9 (16.36%) Banking
7 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.55%) Change Management
7 8 (14.55%) ERP
8 7 (12.73%) Migration
9 6 (10.91%) QA
9 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.09%) Oracle
10 5 (9.09%) MS Project
11 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
11 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
11 4 (7.27%) Programme Management
11 4 (7.27%) Project Planning
11 4 (7.27%) Change Control
11 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
11 4 (7.27%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (7.27%) Office 365
12 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
12 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (5.45%) Facilities Management
12 3 (5.45%) Supplier Management
12 3 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (5.45%) Logistics

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Documentum
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Project
2 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.64%) MS Office
3 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Maximo
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.82%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Skype
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.45%) Automotive
5 2 (3.64%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.64%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (3.64%) PMI
2 1 (1.82%) CESG
2 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.82%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.82%) FMCG
2 1 (1.82%) Learning Management System
2 1 (1.82%) User Experience
2 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
1 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) AIX
3 1 (1.82%) Solaris
3 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) Project Management
2 28 (50.91%) PRINCE2
3 17 (30.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (18.18%) SDLC
5 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.55%) Change Management
5 8 (14.55%) ERP
6 7 (12.73%) Migration
7 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.27%) Change Control
8 4 (7.27%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (7.27%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.27%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.45%) Facilities Management
9 3 (5.45%) Logistics
9 3 (5.45%) Supplier Management
9 3 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.45%) PMP
2 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) APMP
3 1 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) JDA
4 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) Pega
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