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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 29 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 205 298 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.44% 8.65% 7.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.40% 10.28% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 243 299
Median daily rate £500 £463 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £645 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.60% +62.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £29.35
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +7.13%
Project Management
London

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
2769 2898 4643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.99% 84.07% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2193 2324 3635
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 £363 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 50
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 255 (52.58%) Finance
2 137 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (25.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 103 (21.24%) Banking
5 91 (18.76%) PRINCE2
6 61 (12.58%) Business Analysis
7 60 (12.37%) Degree
8 59 (12.16%) MS Excel
8 59 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
9 58 (11.96%) Change Management
10 48 (9.90%) Microsoft
11 47 (9.69%) ITIL
12 43 (8.87%) Programme Management
13 42 (8.66%) Risk Management
14 40 (8.25%) SQL
14 40 (8.25%) Investment Banking
15 38 (7.84%) Retail
15 38 (7.84%) Migration
16 36 (7.42%) MS Project
17 35 (7.22%) Windows
18 34 (7.01%) Legal
18 34 (7.01%) Waterfall
19 33 (6.80%) Asset Management
20 32 (6.60%) Fixed Income
20 32 (6.60%) Equities
20 32 (6.60%) Management Information System
21 31 (6.39%) Marketing
21 31 (6.39%) User Acceptance Testing
22 29 (5.98%) SDLC
22 29 (5.98%) Front Office

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 23 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.47%) Confluence
3 8 (1.65%) Apache
4 7 (1.44%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.24%) CMS
5 6 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.03%) SAS
7 4 (0.82%) IIS
7 4 (0.82%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.21%) Documentum
10 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.21%) FileNet
10 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.21%) SAP EP
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 59 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 36 (7.42%) MS Project
3 26 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (5.15%) MS Office
5 18 (3.71%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.03%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.41%) InVision
8 2 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.03%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.62%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.62%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.41%) HFM
4 2 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.21%) RMDS
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.21%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.21%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.68%) IaaS
2 12 (2.47%) PaaS
3 11 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.06%) Office 365
5 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.03%) SaaS
7 3 (0.62%) GitHub
7 3 (0.62%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.33%) Firewall
2 17 (3.51%) LAN
3 15 (3.09%) WAN
4 12 (2.47%) Wireless
5 11 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (2.27%) DNS
5 11 (2.27%) Intranet
6 10 (2.06%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.86%) DHCP
8 8 (1.65%) HTTP
8 8 (1.65%) Internet
8 8 (1.65%) Network Security
8 8 (1.65%) SAN
9 7 (1.44%) BIG-IP
9 7 (1.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (1.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (1.24%) MPLS
10 6 (1.24%) SMS
10 6 (1.24%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.86%) Big Data
3 9 (1.86%) MongoDB
4 8 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.65%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.62%) KDB
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.41%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.21%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 21 (4.33%) JIRA
2 9 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.44%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (0.82%) Bitbucket
5 4 (0.82%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.82%) Subversion
6 3 (0.62%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.41%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.41%) Selenium
8 1 (0.21%) Appium
8 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.21%) Bower
8 1 (0.21%) MSTest
8 1 (0.21%) NuGet
8 1 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.21%) SonarQube
General
1 255 (52.58%) Finance
2 103 (21.24%) Banking
3 40 (8.25%) Investment Banking
4 38 (7.84%) Retail
5 34 (7.01%) Legal
6 31 (6.39%) Marketing
7 29 (5.98%) Front Office
8 28 (5.77%) Financial Institution
9 12 (2.47%) Advertising
9 12 (2.47%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.86%) Back Office
11 8 (1.65%) Telecoms
12 7 (1.44%) Law
13 6 (1.24%) French Language
14 4 (0.82%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.41%) Automotive
15 2 (0.41%) German Language
15 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (38.35%) Project Manager
2 77 (15.88%) Analyst
3 62 (12.78%) Business Analyst
4 24 (4.95%) IT Manager
5 23 (4.74%) IT Project Manager
6 17 (3.51%) Consultant
7 16 (3.30%) Senior Manager
8 15 (3.09%) Programme Manager
8 15 (3.09%) Senior Project Manager
8 15 (3.09%) Technical Manager
9 14 (2.89%) Technical Project Manager
10 13 (2.68%) Architect
10 13 (2.68%) Banking Project Manager
10 13 (2.68%) Infrastructure Manager
10 13 (2.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 13 (2.68%) Network Engineer
11 12 (2.47%) Developer
12 10 (2.06%) Change Manager
12 10 (2.06%) Project Analyst
12 10 (2.06%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.92%) HTML
2 18 (3.71%) .NET
3 11 (2.27%) Web Services
4 9 (1.86%) XML
5 8 (1.65%) Middleware
6 7 (1.44%) CSS
7 6 (1.24%) Ajax
7 6 (1.24%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.03%) J2EE
9 4 (0.82%) HTML5
9 4 (0.82%) jQuery
10 3 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.62%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.62%) FpML
10 3 (0.62%) Gherkin
10 3 (0.62%) REST
10 3 (0.62%) RESTful
10 3 (0.62%) SignalR
11 2 (0.41%) 802.1X
11 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 59 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.60%) Equities
2 32 (6.60%) Fixed Income
2 32 (6.60%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.15%) Data Centre
4 20 (4.12%) PMI
5 19 (3.92%) User Experience
5 19 (3.92%) Virtual Team
6 12 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.06%) Fintech
7 10 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.86%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.65%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.44%) Derivative
11 6 (1.24%) Copywriting
11 6 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.24%) Market Risk
11 6 (1.24%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.22%) Windows
2 25 (5.15%) Linux
3 22 (4.54%) Unix
4 10 (2.06%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.82%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.41%) Android
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
8 1 (0.21%) VMS
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (25.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 91 (18.76%) PRINCE2
4 61 (12.58%) Business Analysis
5 58 (11.96%) Change Management
6 47 (9.69%) ITIL
7 43 (8.87%) Programme Management
8 42 (8.66%) Risk Management
9 38 (7.84%) Migration
10 34 (7.01%) Waterfall
11 33 (6.80%) Asset Management
12 31 (6.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 29 (5.98%) SDLC
14 28 (5.77%) Information Security
14 28 (5.77%) Scrum
15 25 (5.15%) CRM
16 23 (4.74%) Process Improvement
16 23 (4.74%) Service Management
17 22 (4.54%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (4.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 40 (8.25%) SQL
2 13 (2.68%) JavaScript
3 11 (2.27%) Java
4 10 (2.06%) C#
4 10 (2.06%) Perl
5 9 (1.86%) C++
5 9 (1.86%) Python
6 8 (1.65%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.44%) Ruby
8 6 (1.24%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.03%) C
9 5 (1.03%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.62%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.62%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.21%) PHP
11 1 (0.21%) Scala
11 1 (0.21%) VB
11 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (12.37%) Degree
2 28 (5.77%) PMI Certification
3 25 (5.15%) PMP
4 23 (4.74%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.86%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (1.65%) ISEB
9 7 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (1.24%) APMP
10 6 (1.24%) CCNP
11 5 (1.03%) CISA
11 5 (1.03%) CISSP
11 5 (1.03%) CREST Certified
12 4 (0.82%) ACCA
12 4 (0.82%) CCSE
12 4 (0.82%) CIMA
12 4 (0.82%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.12%) MiFID
2 16 (3.30%) QA
3 11 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.03%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.62%) EMIR
8 2 (0.41%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.41%) COBIT
8 2 (0.41%) FATCA
8 2 (0.41%) SLA
9 1 (0.21%) DICOM
9 1 (0.21%) GAAP
9 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.21%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.21%) UCITS
System Software
1 12 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.62%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.41%) Docker
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.21%) UAG
5 1 (0.21%) vSphere
5 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.65%) Puppet
2 6 (1.24%) Ansible
2 6 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.03%) Salt
4 3 (0.62%) OPNET
5 2 (0.41%) Nagios
5 2 (0.41%) SCCM
6 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.21%) SCOM
6 1 (0.21%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (0.21%) vMotion
Vendors
1 48 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.36%) Oracle
3 24 (4.95%) CheckPoint
4 23 (4.74%) Cisco
5 13 (2.68%) Palo Alto
6 12 (2.47%) F5
6 12 (2.47%) SAP
7 11 (2.27%) Juniper
7 11 (2.27%) Riverbed
8 10 (2.06%) Bloomberg
8 10 (2.06%) Blue Coat
8 10 (2.06%) SolarWinds
9 9 (1.86%) Citrix
9 9 (1.86%) VMware
10 7 (1.44%) FireEye
10 7 (1.44%) ION Trading
10 7 (1.44%) TippingPoint
10 7 (1.44%) Tufin
11 6 (1.24%) Aruba
11 6 (1.24%) Tableau
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