The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 28 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 133 188 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.87% 7.30% 8.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.16% 7.69% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 127 177
Median daily rate £438 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.15% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.75 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% -11.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £28.25 £33.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £44.86 £47.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £36.53 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -10.91%
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2158 2444 2745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.28% 94.95% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1435 1755
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £220 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 257 184
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the East of England region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the East of England region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Cambridgeshire -1 44 £458 +7.64% 12
Essex -10 26 £425 +4.29% 3
Hertfordshire -21 25 £425 -10.52% 11
Bedfordshire +11 23 £438 -2.77% 1
Suffolk +1 10 £425 -2.85%
Norfolk -3 5 £550 +57.14% 2
East Anglia -2 2 £425 -
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 of England region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 153 (43.71%) Project Management
2 116 (33.14%) PRINCE2
3 100 (28.57%) Finance
4 84 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 79 (22.57%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (11.71%) Change Management
7 40 (11.43%) Migration
8 30 (8.57%) Microsoft
9 29 (8.29%) MS Project
9 29 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 26 (7.43%) CRM
12 23 (6.57%) ITIL
12 23 (6.57%) Retail
13 22 (6.29%) Project Planning
13 22 (6.29%) PMI Certification
13 22 (6.29%) SDLC
14 21 (6.00%) Waterfall
14 21 (6.00%) SQL
15 19 (5.43%) SAP
15 19 (5.43%) Oracle
16 18 (5.14%) Windows
16 18 (5.14%) Scrum
17 17 (4.86%) Degree
17 17 (4.86%) MS Office
17 17 (4.86%) PMP
18 16 (4.57%) Salesforce.com
18 16 (4.57%) Risk Management
18 16 (4.57%) MS Excel
18 16 (4.57%) Data Centre

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.00%) CMS
3 4 (1.14%) IIS
4 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.57%) Confluence
5 2 (0.57%) JBoss
5 2 (0.57%) Moodle
5 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (8.29%) MS Project
2 17 (4.86%) MS Office
3 16 (4.57%) MS Excel
4 9 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (1.14%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.14%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.86%) Endur
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.86%) Summit
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.57%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle AGIS
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.71%) Office 365
2 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.57%) SaaS
2 2 (0.57%) Yammer
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.29%) LAN
1 8 (2.29%) WAN
2 7 (2.00%) SAN
3 5 (1.43%) Internet
4 3 (0.86%) Firewall
4 3 (0.86%) HTTP
4 3 (0.86%) NAS
4 3 (0.86%) Network Security
4 3 (0.86%) SMS
5 2 (0.57%) Intranet
5 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.29%) Frame Relay
6 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.29%) MPLS
6 1 (0.29%) PSTN
6 1 (0.29%) Skype
6 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.43%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.14%) Big Data
4 4 (1.14%) DB2
4 4 (1.14%) QlikView
5 3 (0.86%) Essbase
5 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.57%) OLAP
6 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.29%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 100 (28.57%) Finance
2 23 (6.57%) Retail
3 15 (4.29%) Automotive
4 14 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 14 (4.00%) Marketing
5 11 (3.14%) Legal
6 8 (2.29%) Banking
7 7 (2.00%) Advertising
8 6 (1.71%) Billing
9 4 (1.14%) Local Government
10 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.57%) Games
11 2 (0.57%) Law
11 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.29%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.29%) French Language
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) German Language
12 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.57%) .NET
2 6 (1.71%) Middleware
2 6 (1.71%) Web Services
3 5 (1.43%) HTML
4 4 (1.14%) Silverlight
5 3 (0.86%) J2EE
6 2 (0.57%) REST
6 2 (0.57%) XML
7 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.29%) JMS
7 1 (0.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.57%) Data Centre
3 14 (4.00%) PMI
4 11 (3.14%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.14%) NHS
5 8 (2.29%) e-Learning
6 7 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.14%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.14%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.86%) Clustering
8 3 (0.86%) FMCG
8 3 (0.86%) IVR
8 3 (0.86%) Learning Management System
8 3 (0.86%) Reinsurance
8 3 (0.86%) User Experience
9 2 (0.57%) Social Media
9 2 (0.57%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.57%) VLE
10 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.14%) Windows
2 7 (2.00%) Linux
3 5 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.57%) CentOS
5 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Solaris
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (43.71%) Project Management
2 116 (33.14%) PRINCE2
3 84 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 79 (22.57%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (11.71%) Change Management
6 40 (11.43%) Migration
7 26 (7.43%) CRM
8 23 (6.57%) ITIL
9 22 (6.29%) Project Planning
9 22 (6.29%) SDLC
10 21 (6.00%) Waterfall
11 18 (5.14%) Scrum
12 16 (4.57%) Risk Management
13 15 (4.29%) Supplier Management
14 13 (3.71%) E-Commerce
14 13 (3.71%) Programme Management
14 13 (3.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 12 (3.43%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (3.43%) ERP
16 11 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.00%) SQL
2 9 (2.57%) Java
3 3 (0.86%) C
4 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 22 (6.29%) PMI Certification
3 17 (4.86%) Degree
3 17 (4.86%) PMP
4 15 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.14%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.86%) APMP
7 3 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.57%) CCA
8 2 (0.57%) CCENT
8 2 (0.57%) CCNA
8 2 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.57%) MAPM
8 2 (0.57%) MCSE
8 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.29%) CCNP
9 1 (0.29%) CISA
9 1 (0.29%) CISM
9 1 (0.29%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.57%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.86%) vSphere
3 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.43%) Oracle
2 19 (5.43%) SAP
3 16 (4.57%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.00%) Citrix
5 6 (1.71%) VMware
6 5 (1.43%) HP
7 4 (1.14%) Cisco
7 4 (1.14%) NGA Human Resources
7 4 (1.14%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.14%) Tableau
8 3 (0.86%) Avaya
8 3 (0.86%) hybris
8 3 (0.86%) Hyperion
8 3 (0.86%) IBM
8 3 (0.86%) OpenLink
8 3 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.86%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.86%) Remedy
9 2 (0.57%) Apple
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