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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 156 190 200
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +10
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 39 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 14
Average daily rate
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£419 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +27.08%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5279 6592 7200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.18% 92.71% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3853 4844 5219
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £280
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 89 162 173
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £50.70 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
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 22 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 22 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 38 (53.52%) Project Management
2 23 (32.39%) Finance
3 21 (29.58%) PRINCE2
4 16 (22.54%) Banking
5 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.68%) ITIL
6 9 (12.68%) Investment Banking
7 8 (11.27%) Migration
8 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.86%) PMI Certification
8 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (8.45%) PMI
9 6 (8.45%) PMP
9 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
9 6 (8.45%) Windows
9 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
9 6 (8.45%) Firewall
10 5 (7.04%) Front Office
10 5 (7.04%) ERP
10 5 (7.04%) SAP
10 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (7.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (5.63%) Procure-to-pay
11 4 (5.63%) SQL
11 4 (5.63%) Oracle
11 4 (5.63%) MS Project
11 4 (5.63%) Linux
11 4 (5.63%) Back Office
11 4 (5.63%) Workflow
11 4 (5.63%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (4.23%) Lync
2 1 (1.41%) Drupal
2 1 (1.41%) Moodle
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Project
3 2 (2.82%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (1.41%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.41%) ISDN
3 1 (1.41%) PSTN
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.41%) QlikView
2 1 (1.41%) DataStage
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 16 (22.54%) Banking
3 9 (12.68%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.04%) Front Office
5 4 (5.63%) Back Office
5 4 (5.63%) Retail
6 3 (4.23%) Legal
7 2 (2.82%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.41%) Advertising
8 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) PMI
2 5 (7.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.23%) Derivative
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) Equities
4 2 (2.82%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.41%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.41%) VLE
5 1 (1.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.41%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.41%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) UNIX
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Project Management
2 21 (29.58%) PRINCE2
3 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (12.68%) ITIL
5 8 (11.27%) Migration
6 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (7.04%) ERP
8 4 (5.63%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (5.63%) Workflow
8 4 (5.63%) Change Management
9 3 (4.23%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.23%) Data Management
9 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (4.23%) SIEM
10 2 (2.82%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (2.82%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (2.82%) Data Privacy
10 2 (2.82%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) PMI Certification
2 6 (8.45%) PMP
3 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.63%) Degree
4 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) SAP
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle
4 3 (4.23%) Websense
4 3 (4.23%) Baan
4 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.82%) MobileIron
5 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.82%) Sybase
6 1 (1.41%) Yardi
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) Kofax
6 1 (1.41%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.41%) Remedy
6 1 (1.41%) Linedata
6 1 (1.41%) Murex
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.41%) Informatica
6 1 (1.41%) BI-SAM
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: Negotiable (depending on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago