The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 12 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 138 155 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.89% 10.76% 9.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.37% 11.44% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 101 62
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £268 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £405 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1473 1355 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.85% 94.10% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 694 529
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £80 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 114 127
Average hourly rate £13.38 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.93% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.22 £9.94 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
Nottinghamshire -4 38 £400 +18.51% 11
Northamptonshire -1 35 £423 -15.50% 6
Leicestershire +12 28 £375 -9.09% 9
Derbyshire +2 23 £410 +28.12% 4
Lincolnshire -7 3 £375 +53.06% 2
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 121 (47.08%) Project Management
2 86 (33.46%) PRINCE2
3 79 (30.74%) Finance
4 69 (26.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (9.73%) Security Cleared
7 23 (8.95%) Retail
7 23 (8.95%) Change Management
7 23 (8.95%) Microsoft
8 21 (8.17%) PMP
8 21 (8.17%) PMI Certification
9 20 (7.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 20 (7.78%) SAP
10 17 (6.61%) Migration
10 17 (6.61%) Manufacturing
10 17 (6.61%) MS Project
10 17 (6.61%) PRINCE
10 17 (6.61%) Supplier Management
11 16 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (6.23%) Legal
12 15 (5.84%) ERP
12 15 (5.84%) Change Control
12 15 (5.84%) SC Cleared
12 15 (5.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 14 (5.45%) Banking
14 13 (5.06%) E-Commerce
14 13 (5.06%) NHS
15 12 (4.67%) Degree
15 12 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (4.28%) Service Delivery

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.39%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (6.61%) MS Project
2 10 (3.89%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.72%) MS Office
4 3 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Maximo
2 4 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.56%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.56%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.17%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.78%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.78%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.39%) Magento
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.56%) LAN
2 3 (1.17%) VoIP
2 3 (1.17%) WAN
3 2 (0.78%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (0.78%) Wireless
3 2 (0.78%) ATM
3 2 (0.78%) Intranet
4 1 (0.39%) MPLS
4 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
4 1 (0.39%) SMS
4 1 (0.39%) SAN
4 1 (0.39%) DHCP
4 1 (0.39%) HTTP
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.78%) Big Data
2 2 (0.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.78%) DB2
2 2 (0.78%) DataStage
3 1 (0.39%) EDMS
3 1 (0.39%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 79 (30.74%) Finance
2 23 (8.95%) Retail
3 17 (6.61%) Manufacturing
4 16 (6.23%) Legal
5 14 (5.45%) Banking
6 6 (2.33%) Marketing
7 5 (1.95%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.39%) Electronics
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.39%) COM
1 1 (0.39%) .NET
1 1 (0.39%) WinForms
1 1 (0.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.06%) NHS
3 8 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.17%) EPoS
4 3 (1.17%) FMCG
4 3 (1.17%) Economics
5 2 (0.78%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.39%) PMI
6 1 (0.39%) Handset
6 1 (0.39%) IVR
6 1 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.39%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.39%) iSeries
6 1 (0.39%) Tandem
6 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.89%) Windows
2 4 (1.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.78%) UNIX
4 1 (0.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (47.08%) Project Management
2 86 (33.46%) PRINCE2
3 69 (26.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (8.95%) Change Management
6 17 (6.61%) Migration
6 17 (6.61%) PRINCE
6 17 (6.61%) Supplier Management
7 15 (5.84%) ERP
7 15 (5.84%) Change Control
8 13 (5.06%) E-Commerce
9 12 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (4.28%) Service Delivery
10 11 (4.28%) Waterfall
11 10 (3.89%) Scrum
12 9 (3.50%) PLM
12 9 (3.50%) Programme Management
12 9 (3.50%) Asset Management
13 8 (3.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (3.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.95%) SQL
2 4 (1.56%) C
3 1 (0.39%) C#
3 1 (0.39%) C++
3 1 (0.39%) COBOL
3 1 (0.39%) Java
3 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (9.73%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.17%) PMP
2 21 (8.17%) PMI Certification
3 20 (7.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 15 (5.84%) SC Cleared
4 15 (5.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (4.67%) Degree
6 11 (4.28%) VCP4
6 11 (4.28%) APMP
7 3 (1.17%) ISEB
8 1 (0.39%) CISSP
8 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.39%) CISA
8 1 (0.39%) CISM
8 1 (0.39%) APMG
8 1 (0.39%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) P3O
2 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (3.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (8.95%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.78%) SAP
3 9 (3.50%) IBM
4 7 (2.72%) Oracle
5 6 (2.33%) Kronos
5 6 (2.33%) Citrix
6 5 (1.95%) VMware
7 4 (1.56%) HP
8 2 (0.78%) Google
8 2 (0.78%) hybris
8 2 (0.78%) BT
8 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.39%) Cisco
9 1 (0.39%) Primavera
9 1 (0.39%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.39%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.39%) LANDesk
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £451.48 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £451.48 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Students Union University of Nottingham
Rate: £32,000 - £35,000 per annum pro rata
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + expenses
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Mason Frank
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Northamptonshire
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + expenses
Posted: 27 days ago