The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 4 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 40 17 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.94% 13.71% 19.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.62% 15.74% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 34
Average daily rate
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£460 £463 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.54% -3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £337 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 108 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 96.86% 87.10% 92.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 52 196
Average daily rate £475 £450 £493
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £645 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £35.75 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.61% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 43 (82.69%) Finance
2 24 (46.15%) Project Management
3 15 (28.85%) PMI Certification
4 13 (25.00%) PMP
5 10 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
6 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
6 9 (17.31%) Migration
7 8 (15.38%) LiveLink
7 8 (15.38%) Analytics
7 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
8 7 (13.46%) Software Delivery
8 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.54%) MS Office
10 5 (9.62%) Banking
10 5 (9.62%) User Experience
10 5 (9.62%) Office 365
10 5 (9.62%) Supplier Management
10 5 (9.62%) Degree
11 4 (7.69%) Network Security
11 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
11 4 (7.69%) Windows
11 4 (7.69%) MS Project
12 3 (5.77%) Data Mining
12 3 (5.77%) SQL
12 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
12 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
12 3 (5.77%) Front Office
12 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.38%) LiveLink
3 2 (3.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.54%) MS Office
3 4 (7.69%) MS Project
4 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Network Security
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.85%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
General
1 43 (82.69%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Front Office
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) User Experience
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.77%) Derivative
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.85%) PMI
6 1 (1.92%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Project Management
2 10 (19.23%) PRINCE2
3 9 (17.31%) Migration
4 8 (15.38%) Analytics
5 7 (13.46%) Software Delivery
5 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.62%) Supplier Management
7 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.85%) Change Control
9 2 (3.85%) Release Management
9 2 (3.85%) Investment Management
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.85%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.85%) Matrix Management
9 2 (3.85%) Web Design
9 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) MATLAB
2 2 (3.85%) R
3 1 (1.92%) C
3 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) PMI Certification
2 13 (25.00%) PMP
3 5 (9.62%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) EMIR
1 1 (1.92%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) SAP
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.85%) Citrix
1 2 (3.85%) Alteryx
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle