The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 9 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 19 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 13.57% 14.56% 10.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.08% 15.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 6
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£495 £370 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% -26.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -
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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 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
126 100 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.00% 97.09% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 72 38
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £153 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 20 (66.67%) Project Management
2 16 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) Finance
5 8 (26.67%) Migration
6 7 (23.33%) MS Project
7 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle
7 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (20.00%) Big Data
8 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (16.67%) Citrix
8 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (16.67%) Avaya
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco
8 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
9 4 (13.33%) WAN
9 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (13.33%) P3O
9 4 (13.33%) ISEB
9 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
10 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (10.00%) MS Office
10 3 (10.00%) Change Management
10 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
11 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
11 2 (6.67%) Scrum
11 2 (6.67%) IBM

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.33%) Mule
1 1 (3.33%) FileNet
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Project
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) QlikView
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.33%) DataStage
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Project Management
2 16 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (3.33%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.33%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (3.33%) Document Management
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Critical Path Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Line Management
8 1 (3.33%) People Management
8 1 (3.33%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.33%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (13.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) P3O
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
2 5 (16.67%) Avaya
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos