Period
to 27 January 2020

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

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
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 13 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 46 47 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 10.70% 9.02% 11.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.39% 9.71% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 41
Warwickshire median daily rate £500 £494 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +14.83% -2.27%
10th Percentile £392 £383 £306
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £20.00 £51.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.98% +68.56%
West Midlands median hourly rate - £20.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year - -56.76% +54.17%

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 404 484 545
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.95% 92.90% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 264 300
Warwickshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £210 £271 £190
90th Percentile £583 £584 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 34 40
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.85 £15.85 £28.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -45.17% +19.20%
10th Percentile £13.20 £9.00 £14.95
90th Percentile £18.80 £20.28 £34.37
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.88% -3.88% +3.13%

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 27 January 2020.

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 27 January 2020. 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 0 26 £533 +7.85%
Atherstone - 3 - -
Rugby -4 2 £450 -3.23% 1
Project Manager
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 (41.30%) Project Management
2 15 (32.61%) Project Delivery
3 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (26.09%) Finance
4 12 (26.09%) CCTV
4 12 (26.09%) Project Planning
4 12 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (26.09%) Oracle
5 11 (23.91%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (23.91%) Migration
6 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
7 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
7 9 (19.57%) Project Governance
8 8 (17.39%) Public Sector
9 7 (15.22%) Service Management
9 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
10 6 (13.04%) Wireless
10 6 (13.04%) Internet
10 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
10 6 (13.04%) User Experience
10 6 (13.04%) PMO
11 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.70%) Change Management
12 4 (8.70%) C
12 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
12 4 (8.70%) Retail
13 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
13 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
13 3 (6.52%) SMS
13 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence

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 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Google Drive
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Internet
1 6 (13.04%) Wireless
2 3 (6.52%) SMS
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.17%) EDMS
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 8 (17.39%) Public Sector
4 4 (8.70%) Retail
5 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.17%) Automotive
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) CCTV
2 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.04%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Project Management
2 15 (32.61%) Project Delivery
3 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (26.09%) Project Planning
4 12 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (23.91%) Migration
6 9 (19.57%) Project Governance
7 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
7 7 (15.22%) Service Management
8 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.70%) Change Management
10 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.52%) Network Management
10 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.35%) CRM
11 2 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
11 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
12 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) GDPR
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Workday
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Huawei
5 1 (2.17%) Nokia
5 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.17%) Twitter
5 1 (2.17%) Virgin Media