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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 11 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 10 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.13% 10.89% 15.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.01% 12.09% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 22
Average daily rate £500 £525 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £565 £701
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +5.57%
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
111 91 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.24% 90.10% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 66 107
Average daily rate £465 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £415 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 20 (52.63%) Project Management
3 18 (47.37%) PMI Certification
4 16 (42.11%) PMP
5 13 (34.21%) PRINCE2
6 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.05%) Migration
7 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
8 7 (18.42%) Service Management
8 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 6 (15.79%) Project Governance
10 5 (13.16%) Product Management
10 5 (13.16%) Publishing
11 4 (10.53%) Front Office
11 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.53%) Banking
11 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
11 4 (10.53%) ITIL
11 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (10.53%) Office 365
11 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (7.89%) Line Management
12 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
12 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
12 3 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (7.89%) Web Services
12 3 (7.89%) Windows

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) LAN
1 3 (7.89%) WAN
2 2 (5.26%) Skype
2 2 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Intranet
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) EDMS
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Publishing
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Front Office
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) PMI
1 3 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Derivative
2 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Project Management
2 13 (34.21%) PRINCE2
3 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Migration
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
5 7 (18.42%) Service Management
6 6 (15.79%) Project Governance
7 5 (13.16%) Product Management
8 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.53%) ITIL
9 3 (7.89%) Line Management
9 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
10 2 (5.26%) Change Management
10 2 (5.26%) Dependency Management
10 2 (5.26%) Information Security
10 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
10 2 (5.26%) Robotic Process Automation
11 1 (2.63%) Data Privacy
11 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) PMI Certification
2 16 (42.11%) PMP
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) AIFMD
1 1 (2.63%) FATCA
1 1 (2.63%) MiFID
1 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle