Period
to 20 September 2020

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 20 September 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
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 14 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 19 34 76
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Warwickshire 10.50% 7.71% 13.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.05% 7.98% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 43
Median daily rate £390 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £322 £413 £384
90th Percentile £475 £563 £573
West Midlands median daily rate £378 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -16.11% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.29
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.57
% change year-on-year - +55.07% -8.81%

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 172 426 544
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.03% 96.60% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 245 279
Median daily rate £405 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £274 £189 £245
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 38 48
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.21% -45.34%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.86 £10.87
90th Percentile £26.73 £30.21 £29.05
Median hourly rate £18.45 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +15.31% +3.23% -4.34%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Project Manager in Warwickshire.

Daily rate trend for Project Manager in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Manager in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Warwickshire

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Project Manager in Warwickshire.

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 20 September 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 -1 4 £365 -30.48%
Atherstone - 2 £450 -
Project Manager
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 18 (94.74%) Project Management
2 15 (78.95%) Migration
2 15 (78.95%) Business Case
3 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
4 8 (42.11%) Public Sector
5 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
5 6 (31.58%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (26.32%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (26.32%) Skype for Business
6 5 (26.32%) Office 365
6 5 (26.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (26.32%) Skype
6 5 (26.32%) OneDrive
6 5 (26.32%) Yammer
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.79%) Decision-Making
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.53%) Legal
8 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
8 2 (10.53%) Change Management
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.53%) Police
8 2 (10.53%) Project Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Critical Success Factor

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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
1 5 (26.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
1 5 (26.32%) OneDrive
1 5 (26.32%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Skype
General
1 8 (42.11%) Public Sector
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Police
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (26.32%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Project Management
2 15 (78.95%) Business Case
2 15 (78.95%) Migration
3 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Decision-Making
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (10.53%) Project Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.26%) Dependency Management
7 1 (5.26%) Scaled Agile Framework
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow