The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 142 156 143
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 31 49 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.88% 0.89% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.93% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 47
Median daily rate £540 £450 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £385 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £645 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +31.60%
IT 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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3358 5251 5446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.26% 95.04% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 4096 3935
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 79 102
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.73 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.63% -6.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT 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 City of London region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 37 (54.41%) Project Management
2 25 (36.76%) Finance
3 23 (33.82%) PRINCE2
4 21 (30.88%) Banking
5 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.06%) PMP
6 15 (22.06%) Waterfall
7 14 (20.59%) PMI Certification
8 13 (19.12%) Investment Management
9 11 (16.18%) SDLC
9 11 (16.18%) Wealth Management
10 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (13.24%) Advertising
11 8 (11.76%) Back Office
11 8 (11.76%) PMI
12 7 (10.29%) Front Office
13 6 (8.82%) Financial Institution
13 6 (8.82%) Asset Management
13 6 (8.82%) Investment Banking
14 5 (7.35%) Fixed Income
14 5 (7.35%) Migration
14 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
14 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
14 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
14 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (7.35%) Cash Management
14 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
14 5 (7.35%) Anti-Money Laundering
14 5 (7.35%) SEPA
15 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.41%) MS Project
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (2.94%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (1.47%) Extranet
3 1 (1.47%) Intranet
3 1 (1.47%) NAS
3 1 (1.47%) Network Security
3 1 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Big Data
2 1 (1.47%) MS Access
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 21 (30.88%) Banking
3 9 (13.24%) Advertising
4 8 (11.76%) Back Office
5 7 (10.29%) Front Office
6 6 (8.82%) Financial Institution
6 6 (8.82%) Investment Banking
7 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
8 4 (5.88%) Retail
9 2 (2.94%) Law
9 2 (2.94%) Legal
10 1 (1.47%) Billing
10 1 (1.47%) French Language
10 1 (1.47%) General Ledger
10 1 (1.47%) German Language
10 1 (1.47%) Local Government
10 1 (1.47%) Marketing
10 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) PMI
2 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.35%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Derivative
4 2 (2.94%) Equities
4 2 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.94%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.94%) Reinsurance
4 2 (2.94%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.47%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.47%) EPoS
5 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) Project Management
2 23 (33.82%) PRINCE2
3 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (22.06%) Waterfall
5 13 (19.12%) Investment Management
6 11 (16.18%) SDLC
6 11 (16.18%) Wealth Management
7 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.82%) Asset Management
9 5 (7.35%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 5 (7.35%) Cash Management
9 5 (7.35%) Migration
9 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.88%) Matrix Management
10 4 (5.88%) Scrum
10 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.41%) Change Management
11 3 (4.41%) Data Management
11 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) Java
2 2 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) PMP
2 14 (20.59%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.94%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.47%) CISM
5 1 (1.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SEPA
2 2 (2.94%) MiFID
3 1 (1.47%) AIFMD
3 1 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Citrix
3 3 (4.41%) Bloomberg
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) FactSet
4 2 (2.94%) Google
4 2 (2.94%) ION Trading
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Avaya
5 1 (1.47%) Cadence
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco
5 1 (1.47%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.47%) NICE Systems