Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Bromwich during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Project Manager
West Midlands > West Bromwich
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 6 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 7.14% 8.82% 17.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 9.68% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
West Bromwich median daily rate £488 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +17.24% -13.69%
10th Percentile £469 £415 £219
90th Percentile £506 £435 £370
West Midlands median daily rate £440 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Bromwich median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £46.25 £30.41 £32.00
% change year-on-year +52.11% -4.98% +42.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich. 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
West Bromwich
Contract vacancies in West Bromwich with a recognized job title 11 31 17
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 78.57% 91.18% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 8
West Bromwich median daily rate £225 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.19% +5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £163 £219 £163
90th Percentile £501 £468 £403
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
West Bromwich median hourly rate - £14.88 £15.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.78% +53.00%
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.21 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.22% -10.51% +5.20%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

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

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 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 24 November 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%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Budget Control
1 1 (100.00%) Contract Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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%) Budget Control
1 1 (100.00%) Contract Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMP