The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Project Manager
Rank 161 151 193
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +42
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 35 53 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.91% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.99% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 24
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£550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £430 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £498 £500
% change year-on-year
-1.50% -0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £44.90
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.22%
Senior Project Manager
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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
4890 5349 6613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.97% 92.10% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3852 3890 4809
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 90 145
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £13.03 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager across the City of London region.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager across the City of London region.

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in their job title.

1 27 (48.21%) Finance
2 19 (33.93%) Project Management
3 16 (28.57%) Banking
4 15 (26.79%) PRINCE2
5 14 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
8 7 (12.50%) Legal
9 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.71%) Scrum
9 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
10 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
11 4 (7.14%) ITIL
11 4 (7.14%) Law
11 4 (7.14%) QA
11 4 (7.14%) SDLC
12 3 (5.36%) Change Control
12 3 (5.36%) Credit Risk
12 3 (5.36%) Investment Management
12 3 (5.36%) Android
12 3 (5.36%) Migration
12 3 (5.36%) Change Management
12 3 (5.36%) Java
12 3 (5.36%) Oracle
12 3 (5.36%) LAN
12 3 (5.36%) PMP
12 3 (5.36%) WAN
13 2 (3.57%) RIP
13 2 (3.57%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) LAN
1 3 (5.36%) WAN
2 2 (3.57%) RIP
2 2 (3.57%) VoIP
2 2 (3.57%) DMZ
2 2 (3.57%) MPLS
2 2 (3.57%) OSPF
2 2 (3.57%) BGP
2 2 (3.57%) EIGRP
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) IPsec
2 2 (3.57%) Network Security
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.57%) HSRP
2 2 (3.57%) Multicast
2 2 (3.57%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.79%) EDRMS
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 27 (48.21%) Finance
2 16 (28.57%) Banking
3 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 7 (12.50%) Legal
5 4 (7.14%) Law
6 2 (3.57%) Front Office
6 2 (3.57%) International Banking
6 2 (3.57%) Publishing
7 1 (1.79%) Marketing
7 1 (1.79%) Local Government
7 1 (1.79%) Back Office
7 1 (1.79%) Advertising
7 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
1 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.36%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.57%) iPad
3 2 (3.57%) PMI
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) NHS
4 1 (1.79%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.79%) DTV
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Derivative
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Android
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Project Management
2 15 (26.79%) PRINCE2
3 14 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
5 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) Migration
7 3 (5.36%) Change Management
7 3 (5.36%) Investment Management
7 3 (5.36%) Change Control
8 2 (3.57%) Analytics
8 2 (3.57%) Master Data Management
8 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.57%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.57%) Fund Management
8 2 (3.57%) Information Security
8 2 (3.57%) Data Management
8 2 (3.57%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.36%) PMP
4 2 (3.57%) CCIE
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.79%) APMP
5 1 (1.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) COBIT
2 1 (1.79%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (3.57%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Juniper
2 2 (3.57%) CA
2 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
3 1 (1.79%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) Citrix