The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 6 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 49 69 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.79% 13.94% 6.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.80% 14.90% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 53 8
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£475 £463 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £590 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +1.69%
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
355 463 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.69% 93.54% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 306 109
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £19.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.06% +32.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +3 27 £475 - 2
Dunstable +2 6 £425 -29.16%
Bedford +5 4 £395 -17.92% 4
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title.

1 44 (41.12%) Project Management
2 39 (36.45%) Retail
3 32 (29.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (28.04%) PRINCE2
5 17 (15.89%) Oracle
5 17 (15.89%) E-Commerce
6 16 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (14.02%) PMI Certification
7 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (12.15%) PMP
8 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
9 12 (11.21%) Migration
10 11 (10.28%) Project Planning
10 11 (10.28%) SharePoint
11 10 (9.35%) Finance
12 9 (8.41%) Scrum
13 8 (7.48%) Supplier Management
13 8 (7.48%) PRINCE
13 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
13 8 (7.48%) SDLC
14 7 (6.54%) Waterfall
14 7 (6.54%) ETL
14 7 (6.54%) Windows
14 7 (6.54%) MS Project
14 7 (6.54%) Risk Management
15 6 (5.61%) Matrix Management
15 6 (5.61%) Cognos
15 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (5.61%) Oracle ODI
15 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.74%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.54%) MS Project
3 3 (2.80%) MS Office
4 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Office 365
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.87%) Wireless
2 2 (1.87%) LAN
2 2 (1.87%) WAN
3 1 (0.93%) SSL
3 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (5.61%) Oracle ODI
1 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.87%) Big Data
5 2 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.87%) OLAP
General
1 39 (36.45%) Retail
2 10 (9.35%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Automotive
3 1 (0.93%) Advertising
3 1 (0.93%) Back Office
3 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) .NET
1 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.87%) PMI
4 2 (1.87%) EPoS
4 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
5 1 (0.93%) FMCG
5 1 (0.93%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Linux
2 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.12%) Project Management
2 32 (29.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (28.04%) PRINCE2
4 17 (15.89%) E-Commerce
5 16 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (11.21%) Migration
8 11 (10.28%) Project Planning
9 9 (8.41%) Scrum
10 8 (7.48%) Supplier Management
10 8 (7.48%) PRINCE
10 8 (7.48%) SDLC
11 7 (6.54%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.54%) Risk Management
11 7 (6.54%) ETL
12 6 (5.61%) Matrix Management
12 6 (5.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (4.67%) People Management
13 5 (4.67%) ITIL
14 4 (3.74%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.80%) SQL
2 2 (1.87%) C
3 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) PMI Certification
2 13 (12.15%) PMP
3 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.80%) MCSE
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) Degree
5 1 (0.93%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.87%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) Oracle
2 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.61%) Cognos
4 3 (2.80%) Tableau
5 2 (1.87%) Citrix
6 1 (0.93%) Lotus
6 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.93%) webMethods
6 1 (0.93%) Remedy
6 1 (0.93%) Planview
6 1 (0.93%) Pega
6 1 (0.93%) hybris
6 1 (0.93%) SAP
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Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
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