The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Project Manager
Rank 119 106 98
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.23% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate £400 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £411 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £47.39
% change year-on-year
-23.61% -24.03%
Technical 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
2380 1990 1943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.00% 92.34% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1114 1021
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 173 141
Average hourly rate £13.85 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager across the West Midlands region.

Technical Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Technical Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager across the West Midlands region.

Technical Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham - 4 £370 - 1
Coventry -2 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £500 - 1
Technical Project Manager
England

Technical Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title.

1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) APMP
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) MS Project
4 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Office 365
5 3 (20.00%) Lync
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (20.00%) CISMP
6 2 (13.33%) MCITP
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Lotus
6 2 (13.33%) Intranet
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
6 2 (13.33%) MCP
6 2 (13.33%) C
6 2 (13.33%) Data Centre

Technical Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Lync
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) SOLID
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
2 1 (6.67%) ABAP
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) APMP
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) CISMP
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (13.33%) MCITP
4 2 (13.33%) MCP
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) ISEB
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Lotus
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP