The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 11 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 320 216 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.31% 9.14% 8.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.01% 9.78% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 133 169
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 16
Average hourly rate £25.75 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +1.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -15.54%
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
2906 2209 2943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.62% 93.44% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1092 1476
Average daily rate £375 £360 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 213 323
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.08 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 16 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bedfordshire +16 99 £475 +5.55% 6
Cambridgeshire +7 75 £425 +6.25% 20
Hertfordshire -3 66 £415 +3.75% 14
Essex -15 39 £425 -5.55% 11
Norfolk -10 23 £310 +24.00%
Suffolk +7 18 £450 -5.26% 5
East Anglia -6 1 £400 -
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 241 (43.35%) Project Management
2 216 (38.85%) PRINCE2
3 130 (23.38%) Finance
4 104 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 85 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (12.95%) Retail
7 49 (8.81%) Migration
8 47 (8.45%) ITIL
9 45 (8.09%) Change Management
10 44 (7.91%) PMI Certification
11 43 (7.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 42 (7.55%) E-Commerce
13 40 (7.19%) MS Project
13 40 (7.19%) Microsoft
14 39 (7.01%) SAP
15 38 (6.83%) Waterfall
16 35 (6.29%) Oracle
17 34 (6.12%) Windows
18 33 (5.94%) Scrum
19 32 (5.76%) Project Planning
20 31 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
21 30 (5.40%) Risk Management
22 28 (5.04%) PMI
23 25 (4.50%) Programme Management
23 25 (4.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 23 (4.14%) C
24 23 (4.14%) Degree
24 23 (4.14%) Change Control
25 22 (3.96%) Marketing
26 21 (3.78%) SQL

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 13 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.62%) CMS
3 8 (1.44%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (0.72%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.36%) Documentum
6 2 (0.36%) SAS
7 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.18%) Confluence
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.18%) Apache
Applications
1 40 (7.19%) MS Project
2 13 (2.34%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.80%) MS Office
4 8 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.62%) Agresso
2 8 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (1.44%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (1.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (1.44%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (0.90%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.90%) BASE24
4 4 (0.72%) VisionPLUS
4 4 (0.72%) CA Clarity
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.36%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.18%) Magento
6 1 (0.18%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.18%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.42%) SaaS
2 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Taleo
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.26%) Firewall
2 6 (1.08%) ATM
3 4 (0.72%) SMS
3 4 (0.72%) Internet
4 3 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.54%) LAN
5 2 (0.36%) WAN
5 2 (0.36%) DHCP
5 2 (0.36%) DNS
5 2 (0.36%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.18%) SAN
6 1 (0.18%) Intranet
6 1 (0.18%) Extranet
6 1 (0.18%) L2TP
6 1 (0.18%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.18%) PABX
6 1 (0.18%) VPN
6 1 (0.18%) LDAP
6 1 (0.18%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.08%) EDMS
2 5 (0.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.72%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.54%) EDRMS
5 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.18%) Big Data
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.18%) WebFOCUS
6 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.18%) DB2
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.18%) MS Access
6 1 (0.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.72%) Visual Studio
1 4 (0.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 130 (23.38%) Finance
2 72 (12.95%) Retail
3 22 (3.96%) Marketing
4 15 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.62%) Banking
7 8 (1.44%) Legal
7 8 (1.44%) Back Office
8 4 (0.72%) Automotive
9 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.54%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.36%) Local Government
10 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.36%) French Language
10 2 (0.36%) German Language
10 2 (0.36%) Electronics
10 2 (0.36%) Games
10 2 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.88%) .NET
2 15 (2.70%) J2EE
3 7 (1.26%) Middleware
4 6 (1.08%) Web Services
5 5 (0.90%) LAMP
6 3 (0.54%) WCF
6 3 (0.54%) COM
7 2 (0.36%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.18%) Velocity
8 1 (0.18%) HTML
8 1 (0.18%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.18%) TopLink
8 1 (0.18%) Java EE
8 1 (0.18%) CSS
8 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.18%) XML
8 1 (0.18%) XSD
8 1 (0.18%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.04%) PMI
2 19 (3.42%) NHS
2 19 (3.42%) Mainframe
3 18 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.34%) AS400
5 11 (1.98%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.62%) EPoS
8 7 (1.26%) User Experience
9 5 (0.90%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.90%) Tandem
9 5 (0.90%) Economics
9 5 (0.90%) Data Conversion
10 4 (0.72%) Social Media
11 3 (0.54%) FMCG
11 3 (0.54%) IVR
12 2 (0.36%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.36%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.36%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.36%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.12%) Windows
2 11 (1.98%) AIX
3 8 (1.44%) Windows 7
4 7 (1.26%) Linux
5 5 (0.90%) UNIX
6 3 (0.54%) Android
7 2 (0.36%) Solaris
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (43.35%) Project Management
2 216 (38.85%) PRINCE2
3 104 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (8.81%) Migration
6 47 (8.45%) ITIL
7 45 (8.09%) Change Management
8 42 (7.55%) E-Commerce
9 38 (6.83%) Waterfall
10 33 (5.94%) Scrum
11 32 (5.76%) Project Planning
12 31 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (5.40%) Risk Management
14 25 (4.50%) Programme Management
15 23 (4.14%) Change Control
16 21 (3.78%) CRM
17 20 (3.60%) Service Management
17 20 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (3.42%) PRINCE
18 19 (3.42%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (4.14%) C
2 21 (3.78%) SQL
3 17 (3.06%) Java
4 6 (1.08%) VB
5 4 (0.72%) C#
6 2 (0.36%) Python
6 2 (0.36%) VB6
7 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.18%) C++
7 1 (0.18%) PHP
7 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (7.91%) PMI Certification
2 43 (7.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 25 (4.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 23 (4.14%) Degree
5 20 (3.60%) Security Cleared
6 19 (3.42%) PMP
7 14 (2.52%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.26%) APMP
9 5 (0.90%) HND
10 4 (0.72%) ISEB
11 2 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.18%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.80%) QA
2 7 (1.26%) SLA
3 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.18%) BS25999
5 1 (0.18%) GxP
5 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (0.72%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.18%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (0.18%) XenApp
4 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) SCCM
2 1 (0.18%) SCOM
2 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (7.19%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.01%) SAP
3 35 (6.29%) Oracle
4 11 (1.98%) Cisco
5 8 (1.44%) Hyperion
6 7 (1.26%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (1.08%) Citrix
8 5 (0.90%) Planview
9 4 (0.72%) CA
9 4 (0.72%) Remedy
9 4 (0.72%) VMware
9 4 (0.72%) IBM
10 3 (0.54%) AppSense
11 2 (0.36%) Teradata
11 2 (0.36%) Niku
11 2 (0.36%) BT
11 2 (0.36%) RedPrairie
11 2 (0.36%) VocaLink
11 2 (0.36%) Meraki
11 2 (0.36%) Riverbed
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