The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Dunstable 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 5 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 16.67% 9.68% 30.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.35% 10.34% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £404 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.78% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.44%
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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 Dunstable 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
Dunstable
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
31 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 86.11% 93.55% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 6
Average daily rate £413 £460 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.32% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £250 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £710 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.86 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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 14 (66.67%) Retail
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle
4 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (19.05%) People Management
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
7 4 (19.05%) Matrix Management
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (19.05%) ETL
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
8 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.52%) SDLC
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (9.52%) Windows
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) Cognos
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (9.52%) Wireless

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle OWB
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) German Language
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (19.05%) Matrix Management
4 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
4 4 (19.05%) People Management
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.76%) WFM
7 1 (4.76%) API Development
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Lotus