Period
to 19 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 42 83 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 8.77% 13.79% 10.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.07% 14.51% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 59 44
Warwickshire median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +6.51%
10th Percentile £404 £363 £354
90th Percentile £568 £575 £522
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £22.57 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.96% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +52.17% +15.00% -20.00%

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 463 572 598
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 95.02% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 305 346
Warwickshire median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% -0.64%
10th Percentile £257 £218 £176
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 52
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.85 £23.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.21% -33.16% +44.05%
10th Percentile £13.00 £8.85 £12.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £30.78 £40.18
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.45% -8.82% +13.33%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 -5 19 £525 +16.67% 2
Nuneaton +1 2 £356 -10.94%
Leamington Spa -3 2 £450 +5.88%
Atherstone -4 1 £450 +48.76%
Project Manager
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 19 (45.24%) Project Management
2 18 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (33.33%) Finance
4 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
5 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
7 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 7 (16.67%) ITIL
8 7 (16.67%) Office 365
9 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 6 (14.29%) PMP
9 6 (14.29%) Scrum
9 6 (14.29%) Wireless
10 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
10 5 (11.90%) CMS
10 5 (11.90%) Migration
10 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
10 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.90%) Intranet
10 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (11.90%) SAP
10 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (11.90%) Content Management
10 5 (11.90%) Virtual Team
11 4 (9.52%) Virtual Team Management
11 4 (9.52%) CCTV
11 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
11 4 (9.52%) SaaS
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Project

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 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.90%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP BPC
1 2 (4.76%) SAP ERP
1 2 (4.76%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.38%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) SaaS
3 3 (7.14%) Power Platform
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Wireless
2 5 (11.90%) Intranet
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) SMS
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
4 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Power BI
2 2 (4.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Back Office
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Virtual Team
3 4 (9.52%) CCTV
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) FMCG
5 1 (2.38%) PMI
5 1 (2.38%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Project Management
2 18 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.90%) Content Management
7 5 (11.90%) Migration
7 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
8 4 (9.52%) ERP
8 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
8 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.52%) Virtual Team Management
9 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
9 3 (7.14%) Service Management
9 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) PMP
2 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
2 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Stealthwatch
1 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) Informatica
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.76%) Talend
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.38%) Huawei
4 1 (2.38%) Infoblox
4 1 (2.38%) Nokia
4 1 (2.38%) Remedy
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) Virgin Media