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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 10 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 165 114 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.24% 7.63% 8.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.88% 8.07% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 64 74
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £261 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £421 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £52.96 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.51% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £29.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +2.58%
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
1517 1413 1502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.11% 94.52% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 729 761
Average daily rate £353 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £200 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 106 97
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 August 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 28 August 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 +3 64 £415 +7.09% 3
Northamptonshire +2 34 £450 -5.26% 6
Derbyshire 0 28 £385 +12.40% 7
Leicestershire +7 22 £375 - 3
Lincolnshire +2 4 £385 +10.00% 3
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 120 (38.83%) Project Management
2 84 (27.18%) Finance
3 81 (26.21%) PRINCE2
4 72 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (13.92%) Retail
6 33 (10.68%) Migration
7 26 (8.41%) PMI Certification
8 24 (7.77%) Security Cleared
9 23 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (6.80%) PMP
10 21 (6.80%) E-Commerce
10 21 (6.80%) ERP
10 21 (6.80%) Data Centre
11 20 (6.47%) Manufacturing
11 20 (6.47%) Change Management
12 18 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 18 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 17 (5.50%) Microsoft
14 16 (5.18%) Change Control
15 15 (4.85%) Service Delivery
15 15 (4.85%) SC Cleared
15 15 (4.85%) Banking
15 15 (4.85%) Degree
16 14 (4.53%) Management Information System
16 14 (4.53%) MS Project
16 14 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (4.21%) Aerospace
17 13 (4.21%) Marketing
17 13 (4.21%) Supplier Management
18 12 (3.88%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.94%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.97%) CMS
3 3 (0.97%) CoreMedia CMS
3 3 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.32%) Confluence
4 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (4.53%) MS Project
2 11 (3.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.65%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Academy Housing
1 2 (0.65%) Aareon QL
1 2 (0.65%) OPENHousing
1 2 (0.65%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.32%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.32%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.56%) SAN
2 7 (2.27%) WAN
3 6 (1.94%) Firewall
4 5 (1.62%) LAN
5 3 (0.97%) DNS
5 3 (0.97%) Intranet
5 3 (0.97%) Internet
6 2 (0.65%) Network Security
6 2 (0.65%) VoIP
7 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.97%) MS Access
1 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.65%) Big Data
3 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 84 (27.18%) Finance
2 43 (13.92%) Retail
3 20 (6.47%) Manufacturing
4 15 (4.85%) Banking
5 13 (4.21%) Marketing
5 13 (4.21%) Aerospace
6 12 (3.88%) Legal
7 9 (2.91%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.29%) Automotive
9 3 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.97%) Advertising
10 2 (0.65%) Local Government
10 2 (0.65%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.32%) Front Office
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.32%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) German Language
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.29%) Middleware
2 2 (0.65%) HTML5
2 2 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.32%) .NET
3 1 (0.32%) XML
3 1 (0.32%) XSD
3 1 (0.32%) XSLT
3 1 (0.32%) EDI
3 1 (0.32%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.80%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.53%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.88%) NHS
4 11 (3.56%) Smart Meter
5 8 (2.59%) PMI
6 5 (1.62%) PACS
7 4 (1.29%) User Experience
8 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.65%) Economics
10 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.32%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.32%) FMCG
10 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.32%) Tandem
10 1 (0.32%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.32%) EPoS
10 1 (0.32%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.59%) Windows
2 5 (1.62%) UNIX
3 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.65%) Linux
5 1 (0.32%) AIX
5 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (38.83%) Project Management
2 81 (26.21%) PRINCE2
3 72 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (10.68%) Migration
5 23 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (6.80%) E-Commerce
6 21 (6.80%) ERP
7 20 (6.47%) Change Management
8 16 (5.18%) Change Control
9 15 (4.85%) Service Delivery
10 13 (4.21%) Supplier Management
11 12 (3.88%) CRM
12 11 (3.56%) Logistics
13 10 (3.24%) ITIL
14 9 (2.91%) Service Management
14 9 (2.91%) PRINCE
14 9 (2.91%) Risk Management
14 9 (2.91%) PLM
14 9 (2.91%) Programme Management
14 9 (2.91%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.24%) C
2 3 (0.97%) Java
2 3 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (8.41%) PMI Certification
2 24 (7.77%) Security Cleared
3 21 (6.80%) PMP
4 18 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (4.85%) SC Cleared
5 15 (4.85%) Degree
6 9 (2.91%) APMP
7 5 (1.62%) ISEB
8 4 (1.29%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.32%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.56%) PCI DSS
2 10 (3.24%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.32%) XenApp
2 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.32%) vSphere
2 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (2.91%) MOM
2 2 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (5.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.91%) VMware
3 8 (2.59%) Oracle
4 7 (2.27%) SAP
4 7 (2.27%) HP
4 7 (2.27%) Citrix
5 4 (1.29%) Cadence
6 3 (0.97%) Endeca
6 3 (0.97%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.97%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.65%) Splunk
7 2 (0.65%) Aareon
7 2 (0.65%) Capita
7 2 (0.65%) Orchard
7 2 (0.65%) Tripwire
7 2 (0.65%) Northgate
7 2 (0.65%) Informatica
7 2 (0.65%) JDA
7 2 (0.65%) NetApp
8 1 (0.32%) Nokia
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: up to £400 per day depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
First Recruitment
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Northampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago