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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 29 22 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 11 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.42% 4.41% 16.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 4.80% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 8
Median daily rate £345 £488 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +31.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £401
% change year-on-year
+2.84% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.42%
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
235 125 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 94.38% 91.91% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 80 64
Median daily rate £400 £344 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +32.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.78 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 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 13 (50.00%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
2 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Finance
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 4 (15.38%) Local Government
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 4 (15.38%) iPad
5 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 4 (15.38%) Line Management
6 3 (11.54%) Data Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) QlikView
7 2 (7.69%) CMMI
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 2 (7.69%) MS Office
7 2 (7.69%) Citrix
7 2 (7.69%) BYOD
7 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (7.69%) Guidewire
7 2 (7.69%) Tableau

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 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) MPLS
1 1 (3.85%) VLAN
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) QlikView
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) Power BI
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Local Government
3 1 (3.85%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) BYOD
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (3.85%) CCTV
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
2 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) Line Management
3 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) Data Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) ETL
4 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) CMMI
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix
2 2 (7.69%) Guidewire
2 2 (7.69%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) NETGEAR
3 1 (3.85%) Progress
3 1 (3.85%) SAP