The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 12 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 16 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.06% 13.89% 8.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.67% 14.45% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 8
Median daily rate £538 £506 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.17% +43.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.90 £37.05 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-11.20% -10.18%
Project Manager
London

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
150 173 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 94.34% 96.11% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 132 77
Median daily rate £475 £500 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

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 3 December 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Banking
3 11 (34.38%) Project Management
4 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.75%) Front Office
5 6 (18.75%) Change Management
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) Investment Banking
6 5 (15.63%) Release Management
7 4 (12.50%) Retail
7 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) Office 365
8 3 (9.38%) Issue Tracking
8 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Reference Data
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
8 3 (9.38%) Windows
8 3 (9.38%) MS Project
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
8 3 (9.38%) Escalation Management
9 2 (6.25%) HP
9 2 (6.25%) Citrix
9 2 (6.25%) Charles River
9 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (3.13%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.38%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Beauchamp
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.13%) HBase
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) Sqoop
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Front Office
4 5 (15.63%) Investment Banking
5 4 (12.50%) Retail
6 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (6.25%) Back Office
7 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) jQuery
1 1 (3.13%) JSP
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Reference Data
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Equities
2 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) BYOD
3 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Project Management
2 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.75%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 5 (15.63%) Release Management
5 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.38%) Escalation Management
6 3 (9.38%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Java
1 2 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) FATCA
1 1 (3.13%) MiFID
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Charles River
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix
2 2 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.13%) Linedata
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Wall Street Systems