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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 13 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 11 30 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.91% 16.48% 15.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.34% 17.34% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 42
Average daily rate
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£438 £610 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.27% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £488 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £39.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +22.46%
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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
97 173 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.39% 95.05% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 119 237
Average daily rate £430 £528 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.56% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £375 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £21.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 17 (68.00%) Project Management
3 14 (56.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (32.00%) MS Project
5 7 (28.00%) PMI Certification
5 7 (28.00%) Banking
6 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
8 4 (16.00%) Marketing
8 4 (16.00%) Matrix Management
8 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
8 4 (16.00%) Digital Media
8 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (16.00%) Migration
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) PMI
8 4 (16.00%) PMP
8 4 (16.00%) MS Office
9 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
9 3 (12.00%) UML
9 3 (12.00%) Adobe
9 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (12.00%) Acrobat
9 3 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (12.00%) InDesign
9 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
9 3 (12.00%) Publishing

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.00%) MS Project Server
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Project
2 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (16.00%) MS Office
4 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (12.00%) Acrobat
4 3 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (12.00%) InDesign
5 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
1 2 (8.00%) Extranet
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Marketing
4 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.00%) Publishing
5 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (8.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) PMI
1 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (16.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) Economics
4 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Project Management
2 14 (56.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Matrix Management
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.00%) UML
5 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Content Management
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Line Management
6 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Content Management
6 2 (8.00%) RUP
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (16.00%) PMP
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) CISA
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco