The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank - 37 43
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.03% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.09% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £463 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%
IT Project Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 366 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.81% 94.57% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 251 313
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.97 £27.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT 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 Bedfordshire region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) KANA
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) Logistics
6 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
6 1 (12.50%) CIPD
6 1 (12.50%) Chordiant
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Siebel
6 1 (12.50%) MS Project
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 1 (12.50%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (12.50%) Pega
6 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 1 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (12.50%) Finance

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CIPD
2 1 (12.50%) NVQ Level 3
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Chordiant
1 1 (12.50%) KANA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Pega
1 1 (12.50%) Siebel