The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £443 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Project Manager
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 16 10
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 32 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.17% 7.86% 10.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.79% 8.40% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 24
Median daily rate £443 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.72% +16.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £378 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £414
% change year-on-year - +2.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +8.39% -8.33%  

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 232 381 301
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 95.47% 93.61% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 227 196
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £286 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £39.80 £25.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Coventry

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 51 (72.86%) Project Management
2 31 (44.29%) PRINCE2
3 19 (27.14%) Finance
4 17 (24.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (15.71%) Risk Management
5 11 (15.71%) VoIP
5 11 (15.71%) PMP
5 11 (15.71%) PMI Certification
5 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 9 (12.86%) LAN
8 8 (11.43%) Migration
8 8 (11.43%) PMI
8 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.43%) Retail
8 8 (11.43%) Supplier Management
9 7 (10.00%) Service Management
9 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
10 6 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (7.14%) Matrix Management
11 5 (7.14%) Automotive
11 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (7.14%) Oracle
12 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
12 4 (5.71%) CRM
12 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (5.71%) Scrum
12 4 (5.71%) Project Planning
12 4 (5.71%) QA

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (4.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.43%) GitHub
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) VoIP
2 9 (12.86%) LAN
3 4 (5.71%) Skype
3 4 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.43%) DHCP
5 1 (1.43%) DNS
5 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.43%) VLAN
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
5 1 (1.43%) Wireless
5 1 (1.43%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.43%) GoCD
1 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Retail
3 5 (7.14%) Automotive
4 3 (4.29%) Advertising
4 3 (4.29%) Billing
5 2 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.43%) German Language
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.43%) OAuth
1 1 (1.43%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) PMI
2 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.29%) Handset
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.86%) EPoS
4 2 (2.86%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Unix
2 1 (1.43%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (72.86%) Project Management
2 31 (44.29%) PRINCE2
3 17 (24.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.71%) Risk Management
5 10 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.43%) Migration
6 8 (11.43%) Supplier Management
7 7 (10.00%) Service Management
8 6 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Matrix Management
10 4 (5.71%) CRM
10 4 (5.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (5.71%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.71%) Scrum
10 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.29%) Change Management
11 3 (4.29%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) PMI Certification
1 11 (15.71%) PMP
1 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.29%) APMP
4 1 (1.43%) CWAP
4 1 (1.43%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (4.29%) SAP
3 2 (2.86%) Kronos
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) NetApp
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco
4 1 (1.43%) EMC
4 1 (1.43%) Hitachi
4 1 (1.43%) HP
4 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £370.00 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago