Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Telford during the 6 months to 24 November 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
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 37 29
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 4 37 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 1.18% 5.27% 4.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 5.57% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 11
Telford median daily rate £600 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - +12.50%
Shropshire median daily rate £600 £463 £416
% change year-on-year +29.73% +11.11% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Telford median hourly rate - - -
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Telford
Contract vacancies in Telford with a recognized job title 327 664 308
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.18% 94.59% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 285 94
Telford median daily rate £470 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +3.53% +28.79%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £265
90th Percentile £590 £558 £555
Shropshire median daily rate £452 £438 £378
% change year-on-year +3.40% +15.89% +14.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 18
Telford median hourly rate £35.00 £21.47 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.06% -36.40% +95.34%
10th Percentile £24.20 £21.46 £14.55
90th Percentile £39.20 £21.47 £40.87
Shropshire median hourly rate £35.00 £21.47 £33.75
% change year-on-year +63.06% -36.40% +68.75%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Telford.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Telford

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Telford

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Telford

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Telford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Documentum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Pega
1 3 (75.00%) Case Management
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Team Management
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Niku
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Open Workbench
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 (75.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (25.00%) Open Workbench
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Case Management
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Pega
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Niku