The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 16 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 55 69 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.96% 8.48% 10.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.93% 10.16% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 57
Median daily rate £385 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £63.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -21.42%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 503 679 602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.92% 83.42% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 476 400
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 13
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -47.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £12.50 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £42.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Birmingham

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Birmingham

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Birmingham

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 31 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.00%) Finance
3 21 (20.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (18.27%) PRINCE2
5 14 (13.46%) Migration
6 13 (12.50%) Change Management
6 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 12 (11.54%) Management Information System
8 11 (10.58%) Oracle
8 11 (10.58%) Agile Project Management
8 11 (10.58%) PMO
9 10 (9.62%) CRM
9 10 (9.62%) ITIL
9 10 (9.62%) Service Management
10 9 (8.65%) ERP
10 9 (8.65%) Degree
10 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (7.69%) SDLC
11 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (7.69%) Business Analysis
12 7 (6.73%) Data Management
12 7 (6.73%) Data Modelling
12 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Project
12 7 (6.73%) Scrum
13 6 (5.77%) Case Management
13 6 (5.77%) User Experience
13 6 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
13 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.77%) Time Management

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (1.92%) SAS
2 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.96%) Confluence
2 1 (0.96%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.96%) Primavera
3 1 (0.96%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.96%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) Firewall
2 3 (2.88%) BIG-IP
2 3 (2.88%) DHCP
2 3 (2.88%) DNS
2 3 (2.88%) VoIP
2 3 (2.88%) Wireless
3 2 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.92%) IPv6
3 2 (1.92%) Multicast
3 2 (1.92%) Network Security
3 2 (1.92%) SMS
3 2 (1.92%) WLAN
4 1 (0.96%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.96%) NAS
4 1 (0.96%) SAN
4 1 (0.96%) Skype
4 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.96%) VPN
4 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.96%) Data Mart
2 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.96%) DB2
2 1 (0.96%) Informix
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.92%) JIRA
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Retail
2 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.85%) Banking
4 3 (2.88%) Legal
5 2 (1.92%) Automotive
5 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (43.27%) Project Manager
2 11 (10.58%) Analyst
3 9 (8.65%) Business Analyst
3 9 (8.65%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (6.73%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 7 (6.73%) Senior Manager
5 6 (5.77%) Senior Delivery Manager
6 5 (4.81%) Applications Support
6 5 (4.81%) Coordinator
7 4 (3.85%) Head of Application Development
7 4 (3.85%) Head of Applications
7 4 (3.85%) Head of Development
7 4 (3.85%) Head of Support
7 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (3.85%) Test Manager
8 3 (2.88%) CRM Manager
8 3 (2.88%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (4.81%) .NET
3 2 (1.92%) EDI
4 1 (0.96%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.77%) User Experience
4 3 (2.88%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.88%) NHS
5 2 (1.92%) Biotechnology
5 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.92%) Life Science
5 2 (1.92%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.96%) Digital Signage
6 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.96%) EPoS
6 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.88%) Unix
2 2 (1.92%) Windows
2 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.96%) Android
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (18.27%) PRINCE2
4 14 (13.46%) Migration
5 13 (12.50%) Change Management
6 11 (10.58%) Agile Project Management
7 10 (9.62%) CRM
7 10 (9.62%) ITIL
7 10 (9.62%) Service Management
8 9 (8.65%) ERP
9 8 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (7.69%) SDLC
10 7 (6.73%) Data Management
10 7 (6.73%) Data Modelling
10 7 (6.73%) Scrum
11 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.77%) Case Management
11 6 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (5.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.81%) Python
1 5 (4.81%) SQL
2 4 (3.85%) Java
2 4 (3.85%) Ruby
2 4 (3.85%) Scala
3 3 (2.88%) C
4 1 (0.96%) C#
4 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
2 5 (4.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.88%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.88%) PMP
4 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) CCAB
6 1 (0.96%) CCSA
6 1 (0.96%) CCSE
6 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.96%) CITP
6 1 (0.96%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.96%) MAPM
6 1 (0.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) PMO
2 3 (2.88%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.92%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.96%) Basel II
4 1 (0.96%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.58%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) Cisco
3 4 (3.85%) SAP
4 3 (2.88%) Brocade
4 3 (2.88%) F5
4 3 (2.88%) Infoblox
4 3 (2.88%) Meru Networks
5 2 (1.92%) Aruba
5 2 (1.92%) NEC
6 1 (0.96%) Avaya
6 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.96%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.96%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.96%) IBM
6 1 (0.96%) Informatica
6 1 (0.96%) JDA
6 1 (0.96%) Juniper
6 1 (0.96%) Siemens
6 1 (0.96%) Teradata
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