The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Croydon region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 39 32 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 13 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.51% 3.28% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 3.37% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 5
Median daily rate £365 £519 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.63% +15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £455 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £638 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £42.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-25.59% +41.17%
Project Manager
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
271 178 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 94.10% 97.27% 97.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 116 65
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +71.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Croydon region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Croydon region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the Croydon region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Project Manager 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 Croydon region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Project Management
2 13 (52.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (44.00%) Degree
4 7 (28.00%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (24.00%) Local Government
5 6 (24.00%) Contactless
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Power BI
7 4 (16.00%) Line Management
8 3 (12.00%) Data Engineering
8 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (12.00%) Windows
8 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.00%) SQL
8 3 (12.00%) VBA
9 2 (8.00%) MS Office
9 2 (8.00%) ITIL
9 2 (8.00%) ETL
9 2 (8.00%) Citrix
9 2 (8.00%) Finance
9 2 (8.00%) GIS
9 2 (8.00%) QlikView

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
4 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Power BI
2 2 (8.00%) GIS
2 2 (8.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Local Government
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Contactless
2 2 (8.00%) iPad
2 2 (8.00%) Statistics
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) BYOD
3 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Project Management
2 13 (52.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Line Management
6 3 (12.00%) Data Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) ETL
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
8 1 (4.00%) Dependency Management
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
8 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
1 3 (12.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) Tableau