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 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
IT Project Manager
Rank 131 162 143
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 22 26 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.51% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.53% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 44
Average daily rate £550 £475 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £354 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £611 £668
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
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
3005 4884 5656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.00% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 3750 4065
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 81 91
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 31 (54.39%) Project Management
2 24 (42.11%) Finance
3 17 (29.82%) PRINCE2
4 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (24.56%) Banking
5 14 (24.56%) PMI Certification
6 11 (19.30%) PMI
7 9 (15.79%) MS Project
8 8 (14.04%) Financial Institution
9 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.28%) Cash Management
9 7 (12.28%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 7 (12.28%) SEPA
10 5 (8.77%) SDLC
10 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
10 5 (8.77%) Retail
10 5 (8.77%) Legal
10 5 (8.77%) PRINCE
10 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
11 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
11 4 (7.02%) Migration
11 4 (7.02%) Billing
11 4 (7.02%) MS Project Server
11 4 (7.02%) Market Risk
11 4 (7.02%) People Management
12 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
12 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.26%) Performance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (7.02%) MS Project Server
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Project
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.75%) DB2
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 24 (42.11%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Banking
3 8 (14.04%) Financial Institution
4 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.77%) Legal
4 5 (8.77%) Retail
5 4 (7.02%) Billing
5 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.51%) Front Office
7 1 (1.75%) Law
7 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) PMI
2 4 (7.02%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.75%) Derivative
3 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) Equities
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Project Management
2 17 (29.82%) PRINCE2
3 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 7 (12.28%) Cash Management
4 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.77%) PRINCE
5 5 (8.77%) SDLC
5 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (7.02%) Migration
6 4 (7.02%) People Management
6 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.26%) Matrix Management
7 3 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Scrum
7 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.51%) Wealth Management
8 2 (3.51%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) C#
2 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.26%) PMP
2 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SEPA
2 1 (1.75%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.75%) EMIR
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (1.75%) Citrix
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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