The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Project Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Lead
Rank 175 201 202
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Leader 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.057% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.059% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £550 £435 £553
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% -21.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £388 £396
% change year-on-year
+33.87% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.05 - £33.00
Project Leader
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
3341 5043 5550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.10% 95.17% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2674 3942 4004
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 79 99
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -10.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £31.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Project Leader in the job title.

Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Project Leader
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 Project Leader across the City of London region.

Project Leader Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Project Leader
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 Project Leader across the City of London region.

Project Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Project Leader Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Project Leader contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Project Leader in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) webMethods
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) KYC

Project Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) KYC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) webMethods