The median contractor rate for a IT Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 30 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.

IT Project Manager
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 14
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 2.46% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.59% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £475 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +39.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £415
% change year-on-year +0.60% -0.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £41.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -34.93% +38.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 88 116 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 78.57% 95.08% 91.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 53 33
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £13.87 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Solihull

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Solihull

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT 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 Solihull region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) Capita
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Capita
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware