Period
to 20 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Director was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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.

Projects Director
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 210
Contract jobs requiring a Project Director 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £565 £663 £731
% change year-on-year -14.72% -9.40% +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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 Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,932 4,186 5,707
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.75% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,992 2,628 3,327
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £235 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 182 178
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.88 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.15% +12.50% -11.76%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.18
90th Percentile £35.45 £43.18 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.22 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.63% -4.11% +8.57%

Project Director
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Director in the West Midlands

Project Director
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Director in the West Midlands