The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 9 11 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 38 37 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 10.44% 10.51% 5.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.14% 10.98% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 11
Median daily rate £420 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -20.00% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 341 337 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 93.68% 95.74% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 217 170
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Coventry

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Coventry

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Coventry over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Coventry

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Coventry

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 54 (60.67%) Project Management
2 35 (39.33%) Finance
3 28 (31.46%) PRINCE2
4 27 (30.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (21.35%) Programme Management
7 13 (14.61%) Project Planning
8 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
9 10 (11.24%) Automotive
9 10 (11.24%) Retail
9 10 (11.24%) Project Governance
9 10 (11.24%) Data Centre
10 8 (8.99%) Service Management
11 7 (7.87%) Change Management
11 7 (7.87%) CheckPoint
11 7 (7.87%) SAP
11 7 (7.87%) MS Project
12 6 (6.74%) Process Management
12 6 (6.74%) Migration
12 6 (6.74%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (6.74%) Disclosure Scotland
12 6 (6.74%) Marketing
12 6 (6.74%) QA
13 5 (5.62%) Line Management
13 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (5.62%) Supplier Management
13 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
13 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
13 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
13 5 (5.62%) Oracle

Project Manager Skill Set
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 3 (3.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Project
2 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.49%) MS Office
4 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle CX
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Skype
2 3 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
General
1 35 (39.33%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Automotive
2 10 (11.24%) Retail
3 6 (6.74%) Marketing
4 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (1.12%) Billing
7 1 (1.12%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.12%) German Language
7 1 (1.12%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Handset
3 3 (3.37%) PMI
3 3 (3.37%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.25%) EPoS
4 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Unix
2 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.67%) Project Management
2 28 (31.46%) PRINCE2
3 27 (30.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (21.35%) Programme Management
6 13 (14.61%) Project Planning
7 10 (11.24%) Project Governance
8 8 (8.99%) Service Management
9 7 (7.87%) Change Management
10 6 (6.74%) Migration
10 6 (6.74%) Process Management
11 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.62%) Line Management
11 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.62%) Supplier Management
12 4 (4.49%) Analytics
12 4 (4.49%) Fraud Modelling
12 4 (4.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (4.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) C
2 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.49%) PMP
2 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.37%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.37%) Degree
3 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) Disclosure Scotland
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) PMO
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) CheckPoint
2 7 (7.87%) SAP
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle
4 4 (4.49%) Kronos
5 3 (3.37%) BT
6 1 (1.12%) Infor
6 1 (1.12%) JDA
6 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
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