The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 29 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.

Project Management
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 19.05% 15.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.00% 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £294 £358 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.83% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +2.80% +0.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year -21.42% +23.89%  

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 Walsall with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Walsall
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 10 9 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 47.62% 69.23% 88.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 9
Median daily rate £300 £320 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £320 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £358 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Walsall

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Walsall

For the 6 months to 29 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Case Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) PMO
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Implementation Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Implementation Project Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Project Implementation Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Implementation Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Implementation Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Case Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle