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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 11 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 174 159 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.98% 10.01% 9.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.56% 10.65% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 97 56
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £407 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.41% +1.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.75 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +0.80%
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
1648 1493 1199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.55% 94.02% 91.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 735 568
Average daily rate £360 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 147 131
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +1 45 £400 - 5
Derbyshire -2 38 £425 +32.81% 6
Northamptonshire -8 36 £400 -17.94% 4
Leicestershire +16 35 £350 -4.10% 7
Lincolnshire +5 4 £363 +21.84% 1
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 110 (40.00%) Project Management
2 89 (32.36%) PRINCE2
3 71 (25.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 66 (24.00%) Finance
5 29 (10.55%) Retail
5 29 (10.55%) Security Cleared
6 26 (9.45%) PMP
6 26 (9.45%) PMI Certification
7 25 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (7.64%) SAP
9 20 (7.27%) Microsoft
9 20 (7.27%) Change Management
9 20 (7.27%) Migration
10 19 (6.91%) Manufacturing
11 18 (6.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 18 (6.55%) SC Cleared
12 17 (6.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 17 (6.18%) MS Project
13 16 (5.82%) E-Commerce
13 16 (5.82%) Service Delivery
13 16 (5.82%) PRINCE
14 15 (5.45%) Banking
14 15 (5.45%) Change Control
14 15 (5.45%) ERP
15 14 (5.09%) Legal
15 14 (5.09%) Programme Management
16 13 (4.73%) Waterfall
16 13 (4.73%) Degree
16 13 (4.73%) Supplier Management
16 13 (4.73%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (2.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.73%) CMS
4 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.36%) Lync
4 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (6.18%) MS Project
2 11 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.45%) MS Office
4 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.18%) Maximo
2 3 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.09%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.09%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.09%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.73%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.73%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.36%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.36%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.36%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.36%) Primavera
4 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.36%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.18%) Firewall
1 6 (2.18%) SAN
2 5 (1.82%) VoIP
2 5 (1.82%) WAN
2 5 (1.82%) LAN
3 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.73%) DNS
3 2 (0.73%) ATM
3 2 (0.73%) Wireless
3 2 (0.73%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.36%) MPLS
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) SMS
4 1 (0.36%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.73%) DataStage
2 2 (0.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.73%) DB2
3 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.36%) EDMS
3 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.36%) Big Data
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 66 (24.00%) Finance
2 29 (10.55%) Retail
3 19 (6.91%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.45%) Banking
5 14 (5.09%) Legal
6 8 (2.91%) Marketing
7 7 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.09%) Web Services
1 3 (1.09%) Middleware
2 1 (0.36%) WinForms
2 1 (0.36%) .NET
2 1 (0.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.27%) NHS
3 8 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.45%) Economics
5 3 (1.09%) User Experience
5 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.09%) EPoS
5 3 (1.09%) PMI
6 2 (0.73%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.73%) FMCG
6 2 (0.73%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Handset
7 1 (0.36%) IVR
7 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.36%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.64%) Windows
2 4 (1.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.09%) UNIX
4 2 (0.73%) Linux
5 1 (0.36%) AIX
5 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (40.00%) Project Management
2 89 (32.36%) PRINCE2
3 71 (25.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (7.27%) Change Management
5 20 (7.27%) Migration
6 16 (5.82%) E-Commerce
6 16 (5.82%) Service Delivery
6 16 (5.82%) PRINCE
7 15 (5.45%) Change Control
7 15 (5.45%) ERP
8 14 (5.09%) Programme Management
9 13 (4.73%) Waterfall
9 13 (4.73%) Supplier Management
10 12 (4.36%) Scrum
11 11 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (2.91%) Asset Management
12 8 (2.91%) PLM
13 7 (2.55%) ITIL
13 7 (2.55%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.27%) C
2 5 (1.82%) SQL
3 4 (1.45%) Java
4 1 (0.36%) C#
4 1 (0.36%) C++
4 1 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (10.55%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.45%) PMP
2 26 (9.45%) PMI Certification
3 18 (6.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (6.55%) SC Cleared
4 17 (6.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (4.73%) Degree
6 10 (3.64%) APMP
7 2 (0.73%) ISEB
8 1 (0.36%) CISA
8 1 (0.36%) CISM
8 1 (0.36%) CISSP
8 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.36%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.18%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.91%) MOM
2 1 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 21 (7.64%) SAP
2 20 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.64%) HP
4 9 (3.27%) VMware
5 8 (2.91%) IBM
6 7 (2.55%) Citrix
7 6 (2.18%) Kronos
8 4 (1.45%) Oracle
9 3 (1.09%) Endeca
10 2 (0.73%) RedPrairie
10 2 (0.73%) hybris
11 1 (0.36%) Aareon
11 1 (0.36%) Anite
11 1 (0.36%) QAD
11 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.36%) Cisco
11 1 (0.36%) EMC
11 1 (0.36%) NetApp
11 1 (0.36%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.36%) LANDesk
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