The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 1 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Project Management 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 30.56% 6.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.31% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.67% -23.57%
Project Management
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 33 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 72.22% 73.33% 89.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 32
Average daily rate £375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £155.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) Local Government
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) CA
4 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (18.75%) JSP 440
4 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) APMP
5 2 (12.50%) Fiserv
5 2 (12.50%) MS Project
5 2 (12.50%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Finance
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) MS Excel

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (25.00%) Local Government
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Change Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Coordinator
2 3 (18.75%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Change Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Supply Chain Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Supply Chain Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Planner
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Planner
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Governance
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) APMP
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) JSP 440
2 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) CA
2 2 (12.50%) Fiserv