The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 162 162 179
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 23 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.70% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.75% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 14
Average daily rate
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£475 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £408 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £699 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
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
4703 5480 5394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.02% 93.20% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3606 3857 3988
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 88 133
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.75 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 26 February 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 26 (48.15%) Project Management
2 16 (29.63%) Finance
3 14 (25.93%) Banking
3 14 (25.93%) PRINCE2
4 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.67%) Investment Banking
6 6 (11.11%) Back Office
7 5 (9.26%) VMware
7 5 (9.26%) Windows
7 5 (9.26%) PMI Certification
7 5 (9.26%) Change Management
8 4 (7.41%) CISA
8 4 (7.41%) PMI
8 4 (7.41%) ITIL
8 4 (7.41%) CISSP
8 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
8 4 (7.41%) Legal
8 4 (7.41%) Front Office
9 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.56%) Workflow
9 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (5.56%) Citrix
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco
9 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
9 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (5.56%) SQL
9 3 (5.56%) Oracle
9 3 (5.56%) MS Project

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Project
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) SAN
1 2 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Wireless
2 1 (1.85%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) VoIP
2 1 (1.85%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) DHCP
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 14 (25.93%) Banking
3 9 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 6 (11.11%) Back Office
5 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.41%) Front Office
5 4 (7.41%) Legal
6 2 (3.70%) Law
6 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.70%) French Language
6 2 (3.70%) German Language
7 1 (1.85%) Retail
7 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) PMI
2 3 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (5.56%) NHS
3 2 (3.70%) Derivative
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.85%) Economics
4 1 (1.85%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (1.85%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) AIX
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Project Management
2 14 (25.93%) PRINCE2
3 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.26%) Change Management
5 4 (7.41%) ITIL
5 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.56%) Workflow
7 2 (3.70%) Information Security
7 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) CRM
7 2 (3.70%) Data Management
7 2 (3.70%) Change Control
7 2 (3.70%) Test Strategy
7 2 (3.70%) Database Security
8 1 (1.85%) Test Planning
8 1 (1.85%) Line Management
8 1 (1.85%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) C++
2 2 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.41%) CISA
2 4 (7.41%) CISSP
3 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.56%) CISM
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.70%) PMP
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
1 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) VMware
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco
2 3 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (1.85%) NetApp
3 1 (1.85%) Charles River
3 1 (1.85%) Primavera
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Murex
3 1 (1.85%) SunGard
3 1 (1.85%) Dell
3 1 (1.85%) ION Trading
3 1 (1.85%) Cyber-Ark
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