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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 6 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.11% 2.82% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.63% 4.76% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £378 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.22% +14.32%
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
32 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 71.11% 59.15% 78.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 23
Average daily rate £375 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £19.25 £155.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -87.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 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 21 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) APMP
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (16.67%) Fiserv
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Change Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Change Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Supply Chain Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Supply Chain Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Planner
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Planner
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Fiserv