The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 15 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 137 169 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.45% 10.50% 7.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.79% 10.91% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 111 73
Median daily rate £405 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.11% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £39.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.97% +30.30%
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
1558 1549 1514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.05% 96.21% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1008 924 776
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 99 105
Median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Midlands region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -16 48 £388 -7.73% 4
Derbyshire -2 42 £375 +3.44% 2
Northamptonshire -7 29 £450 - 3
Leicestershire -4 10 £400 -11.11% 5
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 135 (48.91%) Project Management
2 89 (32.25%) Finance
3 77 (27.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 76 (27.54%) PRINCE2
5 60 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (10.87%) Retail
7 24 (8.70%) Change Management
8 23 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 22 (7.97%) Security Cleared
10 21 (7.61%) SAP
11 20 (7.25%) Project Planning
12 19 (6.88%) PMI Certification
12 19 (6.88%) SC Cleared
13 18 (6.52%) PMP
13 18 (6.52%) Migration
13 18 (6.52%) Programme Management
14 17 (6.16%) Waterfall
15 16 (5.80%) Data Centre
15 16 (5.80%) Risk Management
15 16 (5.80%) Telecoms
15 16 (5.80%) Microsoft
16 15 (5.43%) Oracle
17 14 (5.07%) ITIL
18 13 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 13 (4.71%) MS Excel
18 13 (4.71%) ERP
19 12 (4.35%) Scrum
19 12 (4.35%) Banking
19 12 (4.35%) CRM
19 12 (4.35%) WAN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
1 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
1 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.36%) CICS
Applications
1 13 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.35%) MS Project
3 7 (2.54%) MS Office
4 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.72%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.72%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.36%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Sonata
3 1 (0.36%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.45%) Office 365
3 3 (1.09%) Taleo
4 1 (0.36%) GitHub
4 1 (0.36%) IaaS
4 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.35%) WAN
2 6 (2.17%) LAN
3 3 (1.09%) DECT
3 3 (1.09%) Firewall
3 3 (1.09%) FTP
3 3 (1.09%) HTTP
3 3 (1.09%) ISDN
3 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.72%) 3G
4 2 (0.72%) 4G
4 2 (0.72%) LDAP
4 2 (0.72%) PSTN
4 2 (0.72%) SSL
4 2 (0.72%) WLAN
5 1 (0.36%) ATM
5 1 (0.36%) Intranet
5 1 (0.36%) PABX
5 1 (0.36%) Skype
5 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.09%) GIS
1 3 (1.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.36%) Big Data
2 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.36%) DB2
2 1 (0.36%) Easytrieve
2 1 (0.36%) Essbase
2 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.36%) IMS/DB
2 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.36%) MySQL
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.36%) Grunt
2 1 (0.36%) gulp
2 1 (0.36%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.36%) YouTrack
General
1 89 (32.25%) Finance
2 30 (10.87%) Retail
3 23 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.35%) Banking
6 11 (3.99%) Legal
7 7 (2.54%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.54%) Back Office
8 5 (1.81%) Marketing
9 4 (1.45%) Electronics
10 3 (1.09%) Advertising
11 2 (0.72%) Front Office
12 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.36%) Local Government
12 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.90%) Middleware
2 2 (0.72%) .NET
2 2 (0.72%) Ajax
2 2 (0.72%) SOAP
2 2 (0.72%) Web Services
2 2 (0.72%) XML
2 2 (0.72%) XSD
2 2 (0.72%) XSL
3 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.36%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.36%) CSS
3 1 (0.36%) CSS3
3 1 (0.36%) HTML
3 1 (0.36%) HTML5
3 1 (0.36%) JSON
3 1 (0.36%) Node.js
3 1 (0.36%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.80%) Data Centre
2 8 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.54%) PMI
3 7 (2.54%) Smart Meter
4 5 (1.81%) FMCG
4 5 (1.81%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.45%) NHS
6 3 (1.09%) EPoS
7 2 (0.72%) Life Science
7 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.72%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.36%) BYOD
8 1 (0.36%) Economics
8 1 (0.36%) Handset
8 1 (0.36%) iPad
8 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.36%) Tandem
8 1 (0.36%) User Experience
8 1 (0.36%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.62%) Windows
2 9 (3.26%) Unix
3 2 (0.72%) Linux
3 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.36%) AIX
4 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (48.91%) Project Management
2 77 (27.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 76 (27.54%) PRINCE2
4 60 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (8.70%) Change Management
6 20 (7.25%) Project Planning
7 18 (6.52%) Migration
7 18 (6.52%) Programme Management
8 17 (6.16%) Waterfall
9 16 (5.80%) Risk Management
10 14 (5.07%) ITIL
11 13 (4.71%) ERP
12 12 (4.35%) CRM
12 12 (4.35%) Scrum
12 12 (4.35%) SDLC
13 11 (3.99%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (3.99%) Software Delivery
14 9 (3.26%) Change Control
14 9 (3.26%) Logistics
15 8 (2.90%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.45%) C++
2 3 (1.09%) C
2 3 (1.09%) C#
2 3 (1.09%) Java
2 3 (1.09%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.09%) SQL
3 2 (0.72%) Groovy
4 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (7.97%) Security Cleared
2 19 (6.88%) PMI Certification
2 19 (6.88%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.52%) PMP
4 13 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (4.35%) APMP
6 11 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (2.90%) ISEB
8 4 (1.45%) Degree
9 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.36%) APMG
10 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.54%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.72%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.36%) Docker
1 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (7.61%) SAP
2 16 (5.80%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.43%) Oracle
4 4 (1.45%) Cisco
4 4 (1.45%) IBM
4 4 (1.45%) Kronos
5 3 (1.09%) Blue Coat
5 3 (1.09%) Juniper
6 2 (0.72%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.72%) Citrix
6 2 (0.72%) Lotus
6 2 (0.72%) Mitel
6 2 (0.72%) Sage
6 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.36%) Cadence
7 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.36%) Siebel
7 1 (0.36%) Sybase
7 1 (0.36%) Unisys
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