The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 East Midlands 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 14 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 118 148 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.22% 10.19% 9.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.70% 10.95% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 80 61
Average daily rate
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£398 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £274 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Average hourly rate £52.96 £52.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.87% +31.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1356 1351 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.43% 93.04% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 674 640
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 100 115
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Project Manager
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -1 38 £400 - 9
Northamptonshire -4 30 £500 +5.15% 8
Derbyshire +1 19 £323 -22.28% 4
Leicestershire +1 17 £375 -11.76% 6
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 150 (55.56%) Project Management
2 98 (36.30%) PRINCE2
3 80 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (27.78%) Finance
5 34 (12.59%) PMI Certification
6 33 (12.22%) PMP
7 25 (9.26%) Migration
7 25 (9.26%) Retail
8 24 (8.89%) Banking
9 22 (8.15%) C
9 22 (8.15%) Supplier Management
10 21 (7.78%) Project Planning
11 18 (6.67%) Change Management
11 18 (6.67%) PMI
12 17 (6.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 17 (6.30%) SAP
12 17 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (6.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 15 (5.56%) ITIL
13 15 (5.56%) Microsoft
14 13 (4.81%) ERP
14 13 (4.81%) MS Project
14 13 (4.81%) Security Cleared
15 12 (4.44%) Change Control
15 12 (4.44%) Scrum
15 12 (4.44%) E-Commerce
16 11 (4.07%) PRINCE
16 11 (4.07%) Manufacturing
16 11 (4.07%) Business Analysis
17 10 (3.70%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (1.85%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.74%) CICS
3 2 (0.74%) CMS
4 1 (0.37%) Jetty
4 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (4.81%) MS Project
2 10 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.59%) MS Office
4 5 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.37%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.37%) Maximo
2 1 (0.37%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.48%) Office 365
2 3 (1.11%) IaaS
3 2 (0.74%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.48%) Intranet
1 4 (1.48%) WAN
2 3 (1.11%) SAN
3 2 (0.74%) LAN
3 2 (0.74%) NFC
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.37%) MPLS
4 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.22%) DB2
2 3 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.11%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.37%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.37%) Big Data
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) LoadRunner
1 2 (0.74%) JMeter
1 2 (0.74%) Maven
2 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.37%) XDoclet
General
1 75 (27.78%) Finance
2 25 (9.26%) Retail
3 24 (8.89%) Banking
4 11 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.96%) Retail Banking
5 8 (2.96%) Legal
6 4 (1.48%) Marketing
7 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) International Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.48%) Middleware
2 3 (1.11%) OLE
2 3 (1.11%) J2EE
3 2 (0.74%) Struts
3 2 (0.74%) Spring
4 1 (0.37%) JSON
4 1 (0.37%) jQuery
4 1 (0.37%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.37%) EDI
4 1 (0.37%) CSS
4 1 (0.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.67%) PMI
2 6 (2.22%) NHS
2 6 (2.22%) Mainframe
3 5 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.11%) Economics
4 3 (1.11%) FMCG
5 2 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.37%) Statistics
6 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.11%) Windows
1 3 (1.11%) AIX
2 1 (0.37%) HPUX
2 1 (0.37%) Linux
2 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.37%) Android
2 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (55.56%) Project Management
2 98 (36.30%) PRINCE2
3 80 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (9.26%) Migration
5 22 (8.15%) Supplier Management
6 21 (7.78%) Project Planning
7 18 (6.67%) Change Management
8 17 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (5.56%) ITIL
10 13 (4.81%) ERP
11 12 (4.44%) E-Commerce
11 12 (4.44%) Scrum
11 12 (4.44%) Change Control
12 11 (4.07%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.07%) PRINCE
13 10 (3.70%) Waterfall
14 9 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (3.33%) Programme Management
15 8 (2.96%) Validation
15 8 (2.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.15%) C
2 5 (1.85%) Java
3 4 (1.48%) SQL
4 2 (0.74%) COBOL
5 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.37%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 34 (12.59%) PMI Certification
2 33 (12.22%) PMP
3 17 (6.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 17 (6.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (4.81%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.96%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.85%) Degree
7 3 (1.11%) HNC
7 3 (1.11%) APMP
8 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (0.37%) APMG
8 1 (0.37%) CCA
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.59%) SLA
2 3 (1.11%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.74%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (6.30%) SAP
2 15 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.59%) IBM
4 5 (1.85%) VMware
5 4 (1.48%) Oracle
5 4 (1.48%) HP
6 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.74%) Remedy
7 2 (0.74%) Google
7 2 (0.74%) hybris
7 2 (0.74%) Citrix
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco
7 2 (0.74%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.37%) Avaya
8 1 (0.37%) Nortel
8 1 (0.37%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.37%) TSYS
8 1 (0.37%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.37%) BT
8 1 (0.37%) Computacenter
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 13 days ago