The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Canary Wharf region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 5 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 17 56 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.71% 19.31% 10.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.74% 20.90% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 17
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£463 £480 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108 268 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.10% 92.41% 93.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 197 192
Average daily rate £450 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Project Manager
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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 28 July 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 23 (79.31%) Finance
2 20 (68.97%) Project Management
3 13 (44.83%) PRINCE2
4 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (27.59%) PMI Certification
6 7 (24.14%) PMP
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) Banking
8 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
8 4 (13.79%) MS Project
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (10.34%) IBM
9 3 (10.34%) MS Office
9 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
9 3 (10.34%) Change Management
9 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.34%) Retail
9 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Statistics
9 3 (10.34%) Degree
9 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
9 3 (10.34%) Business Process Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) R
9 3 (10.34%) Change Control
9 3 (10.34%) Analytics
9 3 (10.34%) Migration
10 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (6.90%) Management Information System

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project Server
1 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Project
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
1 1 (3.45%) Extranet
1 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MS Access
General
1 23 (79.31%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Statistics
1 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.90%) PMI
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Project Management
2 13 (44.83%) PRINCE2
3 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (10.34%) Change Control
6 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) Service Management
7 2 (6.90%) B2B
7 2 (6.90%) RUP
7 2 (6.90%) UML
8 1 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.45%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) OOD
8 1 (3.45%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) PMI Certification
2 7 (24.14%) PMP
3 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) COBIT
2 1 (3.45%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) IBM