The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £551 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Senior Project Manager
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 123 101
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 21 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.59% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.63% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 10
Median daily rate £551 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.07% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £445 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £726 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £466 £485
% change year-on-year +1.87% -3.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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 Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1955 2872 2224
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.58% 94.72% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1712 1348
Median daily rate £388 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.51% +13.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £231 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 91 136
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.45 £39.00 £29.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in the West Midlands

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in the West Midlands

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in the West Midlands

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Project Manager in the West Midlands

Senior Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 9 - -
Coventry +16 4 £419 -6.99% 3
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £648 -
Birmingham +5 1 £715 +50.52% 1
Senior Project Manager
England

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior 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 Midlands region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 18 (48.65%) PRINCE2
2 17 (45.95%) Project Management
3 11 (29.73%) PMP
4 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (18.92%) LAN
6 6 (16.22%) Change Management
6 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
6 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
7 5 (13.51%) Cisco
7 5 (13.51%) PMI
7 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.51%) WAN
8 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
8 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
9 3 (8.11%) NHS
10 2 (5.41%) VoIP
10 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
10 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
10 2 (5.41%) Oracle
10 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (5.41%) ITIL
10 2 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (5.41%) Retail
10 2 (5.41%) Local Government
10 2 (5.41%) Scrum
10 2 (5.41%) Finance

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (5.41%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.70%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Maximo
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
1 2 (5.41%) Yammer
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) LAN
2 5 (13.51%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) Broadband
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Local Government
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) PMI
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) DataPower
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) PRINCE2
2 17 (45.95%) Project Management
3 6 (16.22%) Change Management
4 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) CRM
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) PMP
2 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.41%) APMP
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) MAPM
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Kronos
3 1 (2.70%) Lancope
3 1 (2.70%) NetApp
3 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
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