The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Bromwich during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
West Midlands / West Bromwich
Rank 11 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 4.76% 12.50% 18.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 13.33% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -20.00% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Bromwich
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18 15 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 85.71% 93.75% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 22
Median daily rate £375 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Bromwich that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in West Bromwich

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in West Bromwich

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Bromwich region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Retail

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management