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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 10 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 174 111 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.34% 7.88% 9.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.98% 8.18% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 71 87
Average daily rate £410 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +5.82%
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
1452 1357 1426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.65% 96.31% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 746 760
Average daily rate £375 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 84 112
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £22.50 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 66 £420 +15.86% 7
Northamptonshire +9 47 £400 -3.03% 1
Derbyshire +6 28 £370 -10.84% 3
Leicestershire -9 18 £431 +9.87% 10
Lincolnshire -5 4 £450 +14.64% 2
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 174 (48.60%) Project Management
2 116 (32.40%) PRINCE2
3 90 (25.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 81 (22.63%) Finance
5 63 (17.60%) Retail
6 49 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (12.01%) PMI Certification
8 40 (11.17%) Security Cleared
9 37 (10.34%) Change Management
10 33 (9.22%) PMP
11 32 (8.94%) Migration
12 29 (8.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 26 (7.26%) SC Cleared
14 25 (6.98%) Project Planning
15 22 (6.15%) Manufacturing
15 22 (6.15%) Business Analysis
16 20 (5.59%) Legal
17 19 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (5.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 18 (5.03%) QA
18 18 (5.03%) SDLC
19 17 (4.75%) Service Management
19 17 (4.75%) PRINCE
19 17 (4.75%) ITIL
19 17 (4.75%) ERP
19 17 (4.75%) Degree
19 17 (4.75%) Logistics
20 16 (4.47%) E-Commerce
20 16 (4.47%) Microsoft
21 15 (4.19%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (1.68%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.28%) CMS
3 1 (0.28%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (3.35%) MS Project
2 11 (3.07%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.23%) WAN
2 2 (0.56%) FTP
2 2 (0.56%) Internet
2 2 (0.56%) LAN
2 2 (0.56%) SAN
2 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.28%) DNS
3 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.28%) Extranet
3 1 (0.28%) Firewall
3 1 (0.28%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) LDAP
3 1 (0.28%) Network Security
3 1 (0.28%) Skype
3 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.12%) DB2
3 3 (0.84%) MS Access
3 3 (0.84%) OLAP
3 3 (0.84%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.28%) Big Data
5 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 81 (22.63%) Finance
2 63 (17.60%) Retail
3 22 (6.15%) Manufacturing
4 20 (5.59%) Legal
5 15 (4.19%) Aerospace
6 13 (3.63%) Banking
7 8 (2.23%) Marketing
8 3 (0.84%) Billing
8 3 (0.84%) Local Government
8 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.56%) Back Office
9 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.12%) Middleware
2 3 (0.84%) SAP Basis
2 3 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (0.56%) .NET
4 1 (0.28%) Mason
4 1 (0.28%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.28%) WCF
4 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.63%) Management Information System
2 13 (3.63%) Smart Meter
3 12 (3.35%) Data Centre
3 12 (3.35%) NHS
4 10 (2.79%) Chip and PIN
4 10 (2.79%) PMI
5 7 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.40%) CMDB
6 5 (1.40%) EPoS
7 4 (1.12%) DataPower
8 3 (0.84%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.56%) CCTV
9 2 (0.56%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.56%) PACS
10 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.28%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.28%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.96%) Windows
2 4 (1.12%) Linux
3 3 (0.84%) Unix
4 2 (0.56%) Solaris
4 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.28%) Android
5 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (48.60%) Project Management
2 116 (32.40%) PRINCE2
3 90 (25.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (10.34%) Change Management
6 32 (8.94%) Migration
7 25 (6.98%) Project Planning
8 22 (6.15%) Business Analysis
9 18 (5.03%) SDLC
10 17 (4.75%) ERP
10 17 (4.75%) ITIL
10 17 (4.75%) Logistics
10 17 (4.75%) PRINCE
10 17 (4.75%) Service Management
11 16 (4.47%) E-Commerce
12 15 (4.19%) Scrum
12 15 (4.19%) Supplier Management
13 14 (3.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (3.63%) Risk Management
15 12 (3.35%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.12%) R
2 3 (0.84%) C
2 3 (0.84%) SQL
3 1 (0.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 43 (12.01%) PMI Certification
2 40 (11.17%) Security Cleared
3 33 (9.22%) PMP
4 29 (8.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 26 (7.26%) SC Cleared
6 19 (5.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 17 (4.75%) Degree
8 13 (3.63%) APMP
9 8 (2.23%) BC Cleared
9 8 (2.23%) ISEB
10 7 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (1.96%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.56%) CISM
11 2 (0.56%) CISSP
12 1 (0.28%) CCAB
12 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.28%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.03%) QA
2 6 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.79%) MOM
2 5 (1.40%) Munin
2 5 (1.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (4.47%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.91%) SAP
3 10 (2.79%) Citrix
4 8 (2.23%) Oracle
5 7 (1.96%) Kronos
6 5 (1.40%) VMware
7 4 (1.12%) HP
8 3 (0.84%) IBM
9 2 (0.56%) Infor
9 2 (0.56%) JDA
9 2 (0.56%) NetApp
10 1 (0.28%) hybris
10 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
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