Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £316 per day in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 6 months to 17 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 > Worcestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 22 15
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 6 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.98% 2.84% 6.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.06% 3.03% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Worcestershire median daily rate £316 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.59% +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £315 £228
90th Percentile £335 £543 £480
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £411
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.34% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies in Worcestershire with a recognized job title 85 132 155
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.84% 93.62% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 90 96
Worcestershire median daily rate £220 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.00% -8.33% +33.93%
10th Percentile £138 £126 £183
90th Percentile £428 £491 £498
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 25
Worcestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £13.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £12.48 £12.00 £11.45
90th Percentile £53.00 £42.25 £26.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year +14.17% -9.64% +2.72%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Worcestershire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Worcestershire

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Worcestershire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +5 4 £316 -9.64%
Malvern - 2 - -
Project Manager
West Midlands

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Worcestershire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) PMO
3 1 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 13485
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design
2 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SAS Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 13485
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP