The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 13 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 21 34 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 10.10% 10.90% 5.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.45% 11.33% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 6
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£410 £320 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £302 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £485 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £408 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.84% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +9.48%
Project Manager
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
201 300 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 96.63% 96.15% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 203 66
Average daily rate £350 £110 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+218.18% -51.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £68 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £72.50 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -4 17 £410 +28.12% 2
Project Manager
East Midlands

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 23 (57.50%) Project Management
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
3 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 13 (32.50%) Manufacturing
5 12 (30.00%) PMP
5 12 (30.00%) PMI Certification
5 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 11 (27.50%) PRINCE
7 10 (25.00%) Change Management
7 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (22.50%) APMP
9 8 (20.00%) Degree
9 8 (20.00%) PLM
9 8 (20.00%) MOM
9 8 (20.00%) ERP
10 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (15.00%) Programme Management
11 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
12 5 (12.50%) Aerospace
12 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (12.50%) Windows
12 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
13 4 (10.00%) Change Control
13 4 (10.00%) VCP4
13 4 (10.00%) Service Management
13 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
13 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
14 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (7.50%) Retail

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Payroll
1 2 (5.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (5.00%) ATM
3 1 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Economics
4 2 (5.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.50%) Tandem
5 1 (2.50%) PMI
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Project Management
2 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (27.50%) PRINCE
4 10 (25.00%) Change Management
5 8 (20.00%) ERP
5 8 (20.00%) PLM
6 6 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.00%) Change Control
8 4 (10.00%) Service Management
8 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.00%) Information Security
10 2 (5.00%) People Management
10 2 (5.00%) Migration
11 1 (2.50%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
11 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) PMP
2 12 (30.00%) PMI Certification
3 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (22.50%) APMP
5 8 (20.00%) Degree
6 4 (10.00%) VCP4
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (2.50%) ISEB
8 1 (2.50%) CISSP
8 1 (2.50%) CISA
8 1 (2.50%) CISM
8 1 (2.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) BT
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix