The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 158 190 205
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +15
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 36 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.43% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 14
Average daily rate
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£406 £500 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5250 6553 7082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.23% 92.82% 92.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 4822 5161
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 170 169
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £51.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
IT Project Manager
London

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 35 (52.24%) Project Management
2 22 (32.84%) PRINCE2
3 20 (29.85%) Finance
4 17 (25.37%) Banking
5 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.93%) Investment Banking
7 8 (11.94%) Migration
8 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.45%) PMI Certification
9 6 (8.96%) PMI
9 6 (8.96%) PMP
9 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
9 6 (8.96%) Windows
9 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
9 6 (8.96%) ITIL
10 5 (7.46%) Front Office
10 5 (7.46%) ERP
10 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (7.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (5.97%) Procure-to-pay
11 4 (5.97%) Linux
11 4 (5.97%) SQL
11 4 (5.97%) Oracle
11 4 (5.97%) MS Project
11 4 (5.97%) Back Office
11 4 (5.97%) Workflow
11 4 (5.97%) Change Management
11 4 (5.97%) Retail
11 4 (5.97%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 3 (4.48%) Lync
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Drupal
2 1 (1.49%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Project
3 2 (2.99%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.49%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Firewall
1 3 (4.48%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.49%) ISDN
2 1 (1.49%) PSTN
2 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.49%) DataStage
2 1 (1.49%) QlikView
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 17 (25.37%) Banking
3 10 (14.93%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.46%) Front Office
5 4 (5.97%) Back Office
5 4 (5.97%) Retail
6 3 (4.48%) Legal
7 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.49%) Advertising
8 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) PMI
2 5 (7.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.48%) Derivative
3 3 (4.48%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.99%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Equities
4 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.49%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.49%) VLE
5 1 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.49%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) UNIX
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (52.24%) Project Management
2 22 (32.84%) PRINCE2
3 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.94%) Migration
5 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (8.96%) ITIL
7 5 (7.46%) ERP
8 4 (5.97%) Workflow
8 4 (5.97%) Change Management
8 4 (5.97%) Procure-to-pay
9 3 (4.48%) SIEM
9 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.48%) Data Management
10 2 (2.99%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.99%) Fund Management
10 2 (2.99%) BPR
10 2 (2.99%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) PMI Certification
2 6 (8.96%) PMP
3 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.97%) Degree
4 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.49%) CCSE
6 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) Websense
3 3 (4.48%) Baan
3 3 (4.48%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.48%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.99%) Sybase
4 2 (2.99%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.49%) Kofax
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) Yardi
5 1 (1.49%) BI-SAM
5 1 (1.49%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.49%) Linedata
5 1 (1.49%) Murex
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix
5 1 (1.49%) Informatica
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £550 - £607 per day
Posted: 26 days ago