The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 4 7 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 58 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 16.38% 13.84% 6.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.89% 16.61% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 12
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £27.88
% change year-on-year -15.38% +16.59%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 307 295 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 86.72% 83.33% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 195 126
Median daily rate £445 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Coventry

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Coventry

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Coventry

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 55 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (35.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (31.88%) Finance
4 39 (28.26%) PRINCE2
5 26 (18.84%) Scrum
6 22 (15.94%) Waterfall
7 20 (14.49%) Change Management
8 19 (13.77%) Web Services
9 16 (11.59%) MS Excel
9 16 (11.59%) Service Management
9 16 (11.59%) Marketing
10 15 (10.87%) MS Project
10 15 (10.87%) Manufacturing
11 13 (9.42%) Automotive
11 13 (9.42%) MS Visio
11 13 (9.42%) Service Delivery
11 13 (9.42%) BPR
11 13 (9.42%) MS PowerPoint
11 13 (9.42%) Usability Testing
11 13 (9.42%) Kanban
11 13 (9.42%) PMO
12 12 (8.70%) Cognitive Psychology
12 12 (8.70%) Service Design
12 12 (8.70%) Psychology
12 12 (8.70%) Social Media
13 11 (7.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 11 (7.97%) Axure RP
13 11 (7.97%) Line Management
13 11 (7.97%) Business Analysis
13 11 (7.97%) Adobe

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 6 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.87%) MS Project
3 13 (9.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (9.42%) MS Visio
4 11 (7.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (7.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) SAP CAR
1 2 (1.45%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle CX
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.45%) Lumira
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.45%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Axure RP
1 11 (7.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 44 (31.88%) Finance
2 16 (11.59%) Marketing
3 15 (10.87%) Manufacturing
4 13 (9.42%) Automotive
5 6 (4.35%) Retail
6 3 (2.17%) Legal
7 2 (1.45%) Banking
7 2 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.72%) German Language
8 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 24 (17.39%) Analyst
3 21 (15.22%) Business Analyst
4 10 (7.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 10 (7.25%) Digital Analyst
4 10 (7.25%) Digital Business Analyst
5 9 (6.52%) IT Manager
5 9 (6.52%) Service Manager
5 9 (6.52%) User Researcher
6 7 (5.07%) Public Sector Project Manager
6 7 (5.07%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (4.35%) Transition Manager
8 5 (3.62%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (3.62%) Compliance Analyst
8 5 (3.62%) Contracts Manager
8 5 (3.62%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (3.62%) Fraud Business Analyst
8 5 (3.62%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.77%) Web Services
2 1 (0.72%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.72%) HTML
2 1 (0.72%) HTML5
2 1 (0.72%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (0.72%) Java EE
2 1 (0.72%) JSON
2 1 (0.72%) JSP
2 1 (0.72%) Node.js
2 1 (0.72%) REST
2 1 (0.72%) Servlets
2 1 (0.72%) SOAP
2 1 (0.72%) Spring
2 1 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.70%) Social Media
2 10 (7.25%) User Experience
3 9 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.17%) PMI
7 2 (1.45%) EPoS
7 2 (1.45%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.72%) Handset
8 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (35.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (28.26%) PRINCE2
4 26 (18.84%) Scrum
5 22 (15.94%) Waterfall
6 20 (14.49%) Change Management
7 16 (11.59%) Service Management
8 13 (9.42%) BPR
8 13 (9.42%) Kanban
8 13 (9.42%) Service Delivery
8 13 (9.42%) Usability Testing
9 12 (8.70%) Cognitive Psychology
9 12 (8.70%) Psychology
9 12 (8.70%) Service Design
10 11 (7.97%) Business Analysis
10 11 (7.97%) Line Management
11 10 (7.25%) Open Source
11 10 (7.25%) Programme Management
11 10 (7.25%) Project Governance
12 8 (5.80%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.17%) C
2 2 (1.45%) SQL
3 1 (0.72%) Java
3 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.80%) Degree
1 8 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (3.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.17%) PMP
5 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.42%) PMO
2 8 (5.80%) QA
3 5 (3.62%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (7.97%) Adobe
2 9 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.52%) SAP
3 7 (5.07%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.17%) BT
4 3 (2.17%) Oracle
4 3 (2.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.72%) McKesson