The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Management
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 7.89% 19.35% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.54% 30.00% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £155 £339 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.24% -24.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.25 £28.25
% change year-on-year -24.13% +28.31%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 26 20 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 68.42% 64.52% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 14
Median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.42% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £275 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £479 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.75 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Wolverhampton

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Management in Wolverhampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Wolverhampton

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Wolverhampton over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Wolverhampton

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management in Wolverhampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) HR Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Procurement Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP