The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 7 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 8 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 12.70% 11.54% 11.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.04% 12.12% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 23
Average daily rate £575 £555 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.60% +0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £640 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +5.57%
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 Docklands, 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
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 99 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 90.48% 95.19% 97.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 69 160
Average daily rate £500 £530 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.62 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.61% +55.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 12 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Banking
4 7 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (28.57%) Resource Management
6 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
8 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
8 3 (14.29%) Front Office
8 3 (14.29%) PMP
8 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
9 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
9 2 (9.52%) Change Control
9 2 (9.52%) Migration
9 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
9 2 (9.52%) QA
9 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 2 (9.52%) PMI
9 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
9 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
9 2 (9.52%) Oracle
9 2 (9.52%) SQL
10 1 (4.76%) .NET
10 1 (4.76%) C

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
General
1 9 (42.86%) Banking
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) PMI
3 1 (4.76%) Equities
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Market Risk
3 1 (4.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) Coaching
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) SFIA
7 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (4.76%) CAPM
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Basel III
2 1 (4.76%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow