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 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 177 180 180
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 30 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.58% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.62% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 28
Average daily rate
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£463 £525 £568
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £450 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £30.85 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+32.92% -8.60%
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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 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
5567 6726 6552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.03% 92.50% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4200 4892 4752
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 137 159
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, 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 36 (52.17%) Project Management
2 24 (34.78%) Finance
3 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2
4 13 (18.84%) Banking
5 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.49%) ITIL
7 9 (13.04%) Investment Banking
8 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
9 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (8.70%) Front Office
10 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.25%) Derivative
11 5 (7.25%) ERP
11 5 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (5.80%) Change Control
12 4 (5.80%) Procure-to-pay
12 4 (5.80%) Windows
12 4 (5.80%) MS Office
12 4 (5.80%) SQL
12 4 (5.80%) Firewall
12 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (4.35%) SaaS
13 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (4.35%) Change Management
13 3 (4.35%) Back Office
13 3 (4.35%) Legal
13 3 (4.35%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (2.90%) Lync
2 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.45%) Drupal
2 1 (1.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.45%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.45%) QlikView
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Banking
3 9 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 6 (8.70%) Front Office
5 3 (4.35%) Back Office
5 3 (4.35%) Legal
6 2 (2.90%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.90%) Retail
7 1 (1.45%) German Language
7 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (7.25%) Derivative
2 3 (4.35%) NHS
2 3 (4.35%) PMI
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Equities
4 1 (1.45%) VLE
4 1 (1.45%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.45%) EPoS
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.45%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) Project Management
2 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2
3 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (14.49%) ITIL
5 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.25%) ERP
8 4 (5.80%) Change Control
8 4 (5.80%) Procure-to-pay
9 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (4.35%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.35%) Change Management
9 3 (4.35%) Workflow
10 2 (2.90%) Migration
10 2 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.90%) Data Management
10 2 (2.90%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.90%) Service Management
10 2 (2.90%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.90%) Degree
4 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) PMP
5 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) Murex
4 1 (1.45%) Citrix
4 1 (1.45%) Informatica
4 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Remedy
4 1 (1.45%) Primavera
4 1 (1.45%) Websense
4 1 (1.45%) Kofax
4 1 (1.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) Yardi
4 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
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Rate: Negotiable
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