The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
London / City of London
Rank 22 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 205 286 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.95% 9.11% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.22% 10.52% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 217 295
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £38.25 £15.99 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.17% -16.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £30.10
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +24.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2494 2719 4248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.57% 86.62% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1981 2157 3315
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Project Management
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 Management across the City of London region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Project Management
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 Management across the City of London region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Project Management.

1 212 (49.65%) Finance
2 100 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (22.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 80 (18.74%) Banking
5 73 (17.10%) PRINCE2
6 51 (11.94%) Change Management
7 45 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
8 42 (9.84%) ITIL
8 42 (9.84%) Degree
9 37 (8.67%) Business Analysis
9 37 (8.67%) Programme Management
9 37 (8.67%) Microsoft
9 37 (8.67%) Risk Management
9 37 (8.67%) Security Cleared
10 35 (8.20%) MS Excel
10 35 (8.20%) Investment Banking
11 32 (7.49%) Windows
12 30 (7.03%) MS Project
12 30 (7.03%) Scrum
13 29 (6.79%) Migration
13 29 (6.79%) Front Office
14 27 (6.32%) Legal
14 27 (6.32%) MiFID
15 25 (5.85%) Equities
15 25 (5.85%) Service Management
15 25 (5.85%) MS Office
16 24 (5.62%) SQL
17 23 (5.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 23 (5.39%) Change Control
18 22 (5.15%) SQL Server

Project Management
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 21 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.34%) Confluence
3 7 (1.64%) CMS
4 6 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.94%) IIS
5 4 (0.94%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.70%) SAS
7 2 (0.47%) Apache
7 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.23%) Drupal
8 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 30 (7.03%) MS Project
3 25 (5.85%) MS Office
4 20 (4.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (3.51%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.17%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.47%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.47%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.47%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.23%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.23%) HFM
4 1 (0.23%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.23%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.64%) IaaS
2 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.41%) Office 365
2 6 (1.41%) PaaS
3 5 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.94%) SaaS
5 2 (0.47%) GitHub
5 2 (0.47%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.23%) Akamai
6 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.23%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.58%) Firewall
1 11 (2.58%) LAN
2 9 (2.11%) WAN
3 8 (1.87%) Wireless
4 7 (1.64%) SAN
5 6 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (1.41%) MPLS
6 5 (1.17%) HTTP
6 5 (1.17%) Internet
6 5 (1.17%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.94%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (0.94%) VPN
8 3 (0.70%) DHCP
8 3 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (0.70%) NetScaler
8 3 (0.70%) Network Security
8 3 (0.70%) Skype
8 3 (0.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.17%) Big Data
4 5 (1.17%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (0.70%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.47%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.23%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 16 (3.75%) JIRA
2 6 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.94%) Bitbucket
3 4 (0.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.94%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.70%) Subversion
5 2 (0.47%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.23%) Appium
6 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.23%) Hudson
6 1 (0.23%) Selenium
6 1 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.23%) Toad
6 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 212 (49.65%) Finance
2 80 (18.74%) Banking
3 35 (8.20%) Investment Banking
4 29 (6.79%) Front Office
5 27 (6.32%) Legal
6 21 (4.92%) Retail
7 18 (4.22%) Financial Institution
8 17 (3.98%) Marketing
9 14 (3.28%) Law
10 12 (2.81%) Advertising
11 9 (2.11%) Retail Banking
12 6 (1.41%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.94%) French Language
14 3 (0.70%) Back Office
15 2 (0.47%) Automotive
15 2 (0.47%) Publishing
16 1 (0.23%) Electronics
16 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 160 (37.47%) Project Manager
2 72 (16.86%) Analyst
3 56 (13.11%) Business Analyst
4 24 (5.62%) IT Manager
5 22 (5.15%) IT Project Manager
6 19 (4.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 19 (4.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 19 (4.45%) Programme Manager
7 15 (3.51%) Architect
7 15 (3.51%) Developer
7 15 (3.51%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 15 (3.51%) Senior Manager
8 14 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
9 12 (2.81%) Business Manager
9 12 (2.81%) Project Analyst
10 10 (2.34%) Change Manager
11 9 (2.11%) Business Project Manager
11 9 (2.11%) Data Architect
11 9 (2.11%) Digital Project Manager
11 9 (2.11%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.22%) HTML
2 14 (3.28%) .NET
3 13 (3.04%) Web Services
4 10 (2.34%) CSS
4 10 (2.34%) jQuery
5 9 (2.11%) HTML5
6 8 (1.87%) Middleware
7 7 (1.64%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.17%) J2EE
8 5 (1.17%) JSON
8 5 (1.17%) XML
9 4 (0.94%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (0.94%) REST
9 4 (0.94%) RESTful
9 4 (0.94%) SignalR
10 3 (0.70%) D3.js
10 3 (0.70%) Django
10 3 (0.70%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.85%) Equities
3 21 (4.92%) Fixed Income
4 20 (4.68%) User Experience
5 18 (4.22%) Data Centre
5 18 (4.22%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.98%) PMI
6 17 (3.98%) Virtual Team
7 13 (3.04%) Fintech
8 12 (2.81%) Computer Science
9 9 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (1.87%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.41%) Derivative
12 5 (1.17%) Cyber Defence
12 5 (1.17%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.17%) NHS
13 4 (0.94%) CMDB
13 4 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.94%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.49%) Windows
2 21 (4.92%) Unix
3 19 (4.45%) Linux
4 11 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.17%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.94%) Android
6 4 (0.94%) CentOS
7 3 (0.70%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.23%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (22.01%) Stakeholder Management
3 73 (17.10%) PRINCE2
4 51 (11.94%) Change Management
5 42 (9.84%) ITIL
6 37 (8.67%) Business Analysis
6 37 (8.67%) Programme Management
6 37 (8.67%) Risk Management
7 30 (7.03%) Scrum
8 29 (6.79%) Migration
9 25 (5.85%) Service Management
10 23 (5.39%) Change Control
10 23 (5.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 21 (4.92%) Project Planning
11 21 (4.92%) Waterfall
12 20 (4.68%) Asset Management
13 18 (4.22%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (4.22%) Data Modelling
13 18 (4.22%) Release Management
14 17 (3.98%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (5.62%) SQL
2 13 (3.04%) JavaScript
3 12 (2.81%) Java
4 10 (2.34%) C#
5 9 (2.11%) C
6 6 (1.41%) Python
7 5 (1.17%) C++
7 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.94%) PHP
9 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.23%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.23%) Ruby
10 1 (0.23%) Scala
10 1 (0.23%) VB
10 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (9.84%) Degree
2 37 (8.67%) Security Cleared
3 21 (4.92%) PMI Certification
4 19 (4.45%) PMP
5 18 (4.22%) SC Cleared
6 15 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (2.81%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (2.34%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.64%) ISEB
10 6 (1.41%) APMP
11 5 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.94%) ACCA
12 4 (0.94%) CIMA
12 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.94%) CREST Certified
12 4 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.70%) CHECK Team Member
14 2 (0.47%) CISA
14 2 (0.47%) CISM
14 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.32%) MiFID
2 19 (4.45%) QA
3 5 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.94%) EMIR
4 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.70%) FATCA
6 2 (0.47%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.47%) COBIT
6 2 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.47%) GDPR
7 1 (0.23%) DICOM
7 1 (0.23%) GAAP
7 1 (0.23%) IFRS
7 1 (0.23%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.23%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.23%) SEPA
7 1 (0.23%) SLA
7 1 (0.23%) UCITS
System Software
1 6 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.70%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.47%) vSphere
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (0.94%) SCCM
2 3 (0.70%) OPNET
3 2 (0.47%) Nagios
3 2 (0.47%) Puppet
4 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.23%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 37 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.75%) CheckPoint
2 16 (3.75%) Oracle
2 16 (3.75%) SAP
3 12 (2.81%) Cisco
4 10 (2.34%) Citrix
5 8 (1.87%) Bloomberg
6 7 (1.64%) Fidessa
6 7 (1.64%) Riverbed
6 7 (1.64%) VMware
7 6 (1.41%) Blue Coat
7 6 (1.41%) F5
7 6 (1.41%) Palo Alto
7 6 (1.41%) SolarWinds
8 5 (1.17%) Facebook
9 4 (0.94%) Juniper
9 4 (0.94%) OpenText
9 4 (0.94%) RedDot
9 4 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.70%) Hyperion
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 30 minutes ago
City, London
Networkers
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £490 - £520 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Omni RMS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
British Red Cross
Rate: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago