The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 12 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 40 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 16.19% 10.05% 7.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.17% 10.47% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £465 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £408 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.84% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +9.48%
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
233 191 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 94.33% 95.98% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 106 73
Average daily rate £375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £94.50 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

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 2 March 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 32 (54.24%) Project Management
2 24 (40.68%) Finance
3 23 (38.98%) PRINCE2
4 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (20.34%) E-Learning
7 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
9 8 (13.56%) Time Management
10 6 (10.17%) PRINCE
10 6 (10.17%) Migration
11 5 (8.47%) Games
11 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
11 5 (8.47%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (8.47%) Line Management
12 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
12 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
12 4 (6.78%) CRM
12 4 (6.78%) Document Management
13 3 (5.08%) Freedom of Information
13 3 (5.08%) Workflow
13 3 (5.08%) Legal
13 3 (5.08%) Publishing
13 3 (5.08%) VoIP
13 3 (5.08%) Windows
13 3 (5.08%) ITIL
13 3 (5.08%) Benchmarking
13 3 (5.08%) AutoCAD
13 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
13 3 (5.08%) Data Protection

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (5.08%) Moodle
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) AutoCAD
2 2 (3.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) VoIP
2 2 (3.39%) SAN
2 2 (3.39%) MPLS
2 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
General
1 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Games
3 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) E-Learning
2 3 (5.08%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (5.08%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (5.08%) Learning Management System
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Project Management
2 23 (38.98%) PRINCE2
3 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
6 8 (13.56%) Time Management
7 6 (10.17%) Migration
7 6 (10.17%) PRINCE
8 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.47%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (8.47%) Line Management
9 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.78%) Document Management
9 4 (6.78%) CRM
10 3 (5.08%) Benchmarking
10 3 (5.08%) ITIL
10 3 (5.08%) Workflow
10 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
10 3 (5.08%) Data Protection
11 2 (3.39%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) PMP
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) VCP4
4 1 (1.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.39%) CommVault
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco