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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 22 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 116 99 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.90% 6.25% 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.51% 6.76% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 55 79
Average daily rate
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£400 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £273 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £441 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £160.00 £17.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+841.17% -62.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +20.00%
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
1545 1464 1425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 91.96% 92.42% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 759 665
Average daily rate £350 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £110 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 101 126
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -43.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £36.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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 +21 34 £475 +53.84% 7
Derbyshire -4 27 £400 +23.07%
Northamptonshire -7 22 £500 +25.00% 5
Leicestershire +13 13 £385 -3.75% 6
Lincolnshire +9 4 £350 -39.13%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 (52.16%) Project Management
2 82 (35.34%) Finance
3 77 (33.19%) PRINCE2
4 54 (23.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (10.78%) Migration
6 24 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (9.48%) Change Management
8 20 (8.62%) Microsoft
9 19 (8.19%) PMI Certification
10 18 (7.76%) Supplier Management
10 18 (7.76%) Security Cleared
11 17 (7.33%) PMP
12 16 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 16 (6.90%) ITIL
13 15 (6.47%) MS Project
13 15 (6.47%) ERP
13 15 (6.47%) Change Control
13 15 (6.47%) Retail
14 13 (5.60%) Business Analysis
14 13 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (5.60%) SC Cleared
15 12 (5.17%) Banking
16 11 (4.74%) Legal
16 11 (4.74%) Manufacturing
16 11 (4.74%) MS Office
16 11 (4.74%) C
17 10 (4.31%) Logistics
17 10 (4.31%) Project Planning
17 10 (4.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 10 (4.31%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.16%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.86%) CICS
3 1 (0.43%) Quickr
3 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (6.47%) MS Project
2 11 (4.74%) MS Office
3 10 (4.31%) MS Excel
4 8 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.43%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.43%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.86%) IaaS
2 1 (0.43%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.59%) Intranet
2 4 (1.72%) LAN
2 4 (1.72%) WAN
3 3 (1.29%) Internet
4 2 (0.86%) VoIP
4 2 (0.86%) NFC
4 2 (0.86%) SNMP
4 2 (0.86%) DNS
5 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.43%) SSL
5 1 (0.43%) SAN
5 1 (0.43%) HTTP
5 1 (0.43%) SMS
5 1 (0.43%) MPLS
5 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.16%) DB2
2 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.86%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.43%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.86%) LoadRunner
1 2 (0.86%) JMeter
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 82 (35.34%) Finance
2 15 (6.47%) Retail
3 12 (5.17%) Banking
4 11 (4.74%) Legal
4 11 (4.74%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.72%) Marketing
6 3 (1.29%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.86%) Front Office
7 2 (0.86%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.86%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) International Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.29%) Middleware
2 2 (0.86%) OLE
3 1 (0.43%) COM
3 1 (0.43%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.88%) PMI
3 8 (3.45%) NHS
3 8 (3.45%) FMCG
4 6 (2.59%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.16%) Economics
6 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.86%) IVR
7 2 (0.86%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) iSeries
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.43%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.88%) Windows
2 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (0.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.86%) Linux
3 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.43%) Android
4 1 (0.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (52.16%) Project Management
2 77 (33.19%) PRINCE2
3 54 (23.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (10.78%) Migration
5 24 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (9.48%) Change Management
7 18 (7.76%) Supplier Management
8 16 (6.90%) ITIL
9 15 (6.47%) ERP
9 15 (6.47%) Change Control
10 13 (5.60%) Business Analysis
11 10 (4.31%) Logistics
11 10 (4.31%) Project Planning
11 10 (4.31%) Service Delivery
12 9 (3.88%) Programme Management
12 9 (3.88%) Service Management
12 9 (3.88%) PRINCE
13 7 (3.02%) E-Commerce
13 7 (3.02%) Business Development
13 7 (3.02%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.74%) C
2 3 (1.29%) SQL
3 2 (0.86%) COBOL
4 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (8.19%) PMI Certification
2 18 (7.76%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.33%) PMP
4 16 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (5.60%) SC Cleared
6 10 (4.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.29%) Degree
7 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.86%) HNC
8 2 (0.86%) ISEB
9 1 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.43%) APMP
9 1 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.43%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (0.43%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.72%) ISO 9001
1 4 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.43%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) MOM
Vendors
1 20 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.88%) SAP
3 8 (3.45%) Oracle
4 7 (3.02%) IBM
5 6 (2.59%) VMware
6 4 (1.72%) HP
7 3 (1.29%) Citrix
7 3 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.86%) Primavera
8 2 (0.86%) BT
8 2 (0.86%) Google
8 2 (0.86%) Cisco
9 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.43%) Lotus
9 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.43%) hybris
9 1 (0.43%) TSYS
9 1 (0.43%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.43%) ICL
Northamptonshire
Required IT
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £335 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £225.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £510 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago