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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 18 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 113 138 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.46% 8.53% 8.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.91% 9.18% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 74 53
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Average hourly rate £52.96 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.58% -21.62%
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
1428 1503 1396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.26% 92.89% 93.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 761 627
Average daily rate £350 £325 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £133 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 97 113
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +4 36 £388 -4.61% 6
Northamptonshire -5 26 £475 +12.42% 9
Derbyshire +7 25 £343 -8.66% 4
Leicestershire +15 13 £375 +36.36% 3
Project Manager
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Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 133 (55.19%) Project Management
2 88 (36.51%) PRINCE2
3 75 (31.12%) Finance
4 68 (28.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (11.62%) Migration
6 27 (11.20%) PMI Certification
7 25 (10.37%) PMP
7 25 (10.37%) Supplier Management
8 19 (7.88%) Project Planning
9 18 (7.47%) Security Cleared
9 18 (7.47%) Banking
9 18 (7.47%) Change Management
9 18 (7.47%) Microsoft
10 17 (7.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 17 (7.05%) C
11 16 (6.64%) MS Project
11 16 (6.64%) Retail
12 15 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (5.81%) Business Analysis
13 14 (5.81%) ITIL
13 14 (5.81%) PMI
14 13 (5.39%) ERP
14 13 (5.39%) SC Cleared
14 13 (5.39%) Change Control
15 12 (4.98%) SAP
16 11 (4.56%) Manufacturing
17 10 (4.15%) MS Office
17 10 (4.15%) MS Excel
17 10 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 9 (3.73%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (2.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.83%) CICS
4 1 (0.41%) Jetty
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.41%) Quickr
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (6.64%) MS Project
2 10 (4.15%) MS Office
2 10 (4.15%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.41%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.41%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.41%) Maximo
2 1 (0.41%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.66%) Office 365
2 3 (1.24%) IaaS
3 2 (0.83%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.49%) Intranet
2 5 (2.07%) WAN
3 4 (1.66%) LAN
4 3 (1.24%) Internet
5 2 (0.83%) VoIP
5 2 (0.83%) SNMP
5 2 (0.83%) DNS
5 2 (0.83%) NFC
6 1 (0.41%) MPLS
6 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.90%) DB2
2 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.41%) Big Data
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.41%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.41%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) LoadRunner
1 2 (0.83%) JMeter
1 2 (0.83%) Maven
2 1 (0.41%) XDoclet
2 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 75 (31.12%) Finance
2 18 (7.47%) Banking
3 16 (6.64%) Retail
4 11 (4.56%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.73%) Legal
6 3 (1.24%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.24%) Marketing
6 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.83%) Front Office
7 2 (0.83%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) International Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Local Government
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.66%) Middleware
2 3 (1.24%) J2EE
3 2 (0.83%) Struts
3 2 (0.83%) OLE
3 2 (0.83%) Spring
4 1 (0.41%) JSON
4 1 (0.41%) jQuery
4 1 (0.41%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.41%) CSS
4 1 (0.41%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.81%) PMI
2 6 (2.49%) Mainframe
2 6 (2.49%) FMCG
3 4 (1.66%) Economics
4 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.24%) NHS
5 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.41%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.41%) iSeries
6 1 (0.41%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.41%) IVR
6 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.90%) Windows
2 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.24%) AIX
3 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.41%) Android
4 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.41%) UNIX
4 1 (0.41%) HPUX
4 1 (0.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (55.19%) Project Management
2 88 (36.51%) PRINCE2
3 68 (28.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (11.62%) Migration
5 25 (10.37%) Supplier Management
6 19 (7.88%) Project Planning
7 18 (7.47%) Change Management
8 15 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (5.81%) Business Analysis
9 14 (5.81%) ITIL
10 13 (5.39%) ERP
10 13 (5.39%) Change Control
11 9 (3.73%) PRINCE
11 9 (3.73%) Service Delivery
11 9 (3.73%) Programme Management
12 8 (3.32%) Data Migration
12 8 (3.32%) Logistics
13 7 (2.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (2.90%) Service Management
13 7 (2.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.05%) C
2 6 (2.49%) SQL
3 4 (1.66%) Java
4 2 (0.83%) COBOL
5 1 (0.41%) PL/1
5 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (11.20%) PMI Certification
2 25 (10.37%) PMP
3 18 (7.47%) Security Cleared
4 17 (7.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (5.39%) SC Cleared
6 10 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.24%) Degree
7 3 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.83%) HNC
9 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (0.41%) APMG
9 1 (0.41%) APMP
9 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.66%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.24%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.83%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 18 (7.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.98%) SAP
3 7 (2.90%) Oracle
4 6 (2.49%) IBM
4 6 (2.49%) VMware
5 4 (1.66%) HP
5 4 (1.66%) Citrix
6 3 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.24%) Cisco
7 2 (0.83%) Remedy
7 2 (0.83%) Primavera
7 2 (0.83%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.83%) hybris
7 2 (0.83%) Google
8 1 (0.41%) ICL
8 1 (0.41%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.41%) TSYS
8 1 (0.41%) Lotus
8 1 (0.41%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.41%) Avaya
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