The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Brighton region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 25 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 10 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.32% 10.26% 6.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 10.41% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 17
Median daily rate £450 £410 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +49.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £320 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +34.45%
Project Manager
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 269 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 98.40% 98.53% 95.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 200 125
Median daily rate £400 £360 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 25
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £18.68 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.15 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Brighton region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (8.33%) PMP
6 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) VLE
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) MS Project
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) JIRA

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (8.33%) Moodle
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle