The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dunstable region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 7 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.70% 30.00% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 33.33% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£600 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Job Titles Category
Dunstable
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22 9 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 95.65% 90.00% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 20
Average daily rate £450 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £349 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Project Manager
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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 18 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Contact Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) Revenue Management
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Revenue Management
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Contact Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft