Period
to 19 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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 > Warwickshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 59 60 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 10.71% 9.84% 7.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.46% 10.58% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 40 50
Warwickshire median daily rate £488 £425 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -1.45% +23.21%
10th Percentile £403 £306 £313
90th Percentile £575 £519 £512
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Warwickshire median hourly rate £20.00 £51.25 £30.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.98% +68.56% +0.20%
10th Percentile £19.50 £42.88 £30.36
90th Percentile £20.50 £60.63 £30.45
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £46.25 £25.83
% change year-on-year -56.76% +79.04% -32.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 515 567 737
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.47% 92.95% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 324 476
Warwickshire median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £181 £234
90th Percentile £575 £538 £548
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 36 60
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.85 £30.50 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.03% +89.15% -29.12%
10th Percentile £9.33 £17.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £29.38 £34.45 £40.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.43% +16.67% -11.76%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +7 26 £488 +5.41%
Stratford-upon-Avon -4 3 £506 +6.58% 1
Rugby -1 2 £465 +12.73%
Atherstone -2 2 - -
Bedworth - 1 £435 -
Project Manager
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warwickshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 34 (57.63%) Project Management
2 21 (35.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (30.51%) Finance
4 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.64%) Identity Access Management
5 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
5 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (15.25%) SAP
7 8 (13.56%) Risk Management
8 7 (11.86%) Automotive
8 7 (11.86%) Information Security
8 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.17%) SAP S/4HANA
10 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
10 5 (8.47%) PRINCE
10 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
10 5 (8.47%) CRM
10 5 (8.47%) Retail
10 5 (8.47%) Migration
10 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
11 4 (6.78%) Scrum
11 4 (6.78%) ERP
11 4 (6.78%) PMP
11 4 (6.78%) PMI Certification
11 4 (6.78%) Degree
11 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
11 4 (6.78%) Decision-Making
11 4 (6.78%) Software Delivery
12 3 (5.08%) PMO
12 3 (5.08%) Resource Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 2 (3.39%) CMS
1 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) Network Security
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Automotive
3 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) LDAP
1 2 (3.39%) OAuth
1 2 (3.39%) SAML
1 2 (3.39%) Velocity
2 1 (1.69%) EDI
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.69%) AS400
2 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.69%) FMCG
2 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
1 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Project Management
2 21 (35.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.64%) Identity Access Management
4 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
4 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (13.56%) Risk Management
6 7 (11.86%) Information Security
7 5 (8.47%) CRM
7 5 (8.47%) Migration
7 5 (8.47%) PRINCE
8 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
8 4 (6.78%) Decision-Making
8 4 (6.78%) ERP
8 4 (6.78%) Scrum
8 4 (6.78%) Software Delivery
9 3 (5.08%) Line Management
9 3 (5.08%) Logistics
9 3 (5.08%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) Java
2 1 (1.69%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
1 4 (6.78%) PMI Certification
1 4 (6.78%) PMP
2 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.69%) APMP
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) PMO
2 1 (1.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) SAP
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) JDA
4 1 (1.69%) RedPrairie