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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 16 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 221 222 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.64% 9.73% 8.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.08% 10.46% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 143 118
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£450 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £264 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 14
Average hourly rate £47.00 £30.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -9.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £18.69 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.54 £36.10 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.15 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +20.46%
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
2433 2123 2251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.11% 93.07% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1462 1139 1182
Average daily rate £385 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 242 225
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.55 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Hertfordshire 0 65 £445 +1.71% 11
Bedfordshire 0 54 £500 +17.64% 14
Essex +5 42 £331 -22.05% 15
Cambridgeshire -12 42 £500 +29.03% 23
Norfolk +3 15 £323 +0.78% 1
Suffolk -10 4 £313 -7.40% 5
East Anglia - - - -
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 260 (50.19%) Project Management
2 207 (39.96%) PRINCE2
3 124 (23.94%) Finance
4 102 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (18.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (11.58%) Retail
7 53 (10.23%) Scrum
7 53 (10.23%) E-Commerce
8 50 (9.65%) Migration
9 46 (8.88%) PMI Certification
10 44 (8.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 42 (8.11%) ITIL
12 39 (7.53%) SAP
13 37 (7.14%) Oracle
14 34 (6.56%) Windows
14 34 (6.56%) Microsoft
14 34 (6.56%) Change Management
14 34 (6.56%) Waterfall
15 32 (6.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 32 (6.18%) Risk Management
15 32 (6.18%) PMP
16 26 (5.02%) .NET
17 22 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (4.25%) Change Control
18 21 (4.05%) MS Project
19 20 (3.86%) C
19 20 (3.86%) PRINCE
19 20 (3.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 19 (3.67%) Security Cleared
21 18 (3.47%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.54%) WebLogic
3 5 (0.97%) Confluence
3 5 (0.97%) CMS
4 4 (0.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.39%) WorkSite
5 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.39%) Documentum
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (4.05%) MS Project
2 12 (2.32%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.12%) MS Office
4 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (0.97%) SAP HCM
4 4 (0.77%) Agresso
4 4 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.77%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.58%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.58%) VisionPLUS
5 3 (0.58%) BASE24
6 2 (0.39%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.19%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.19%) CA Clarity
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.35%) SaaS
2 5 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.39%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.12%) Internet
2 9 (1.74%) VPN
2 9 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.54%) MPLS
4 7 (1.35%) SMS
5 6 (1.16%) Firewall
6 3 (0.58%) WAN
6 3 (0.58%) ATM
6 3 (0.58%) LAN
6 3 (0.58%) Wireless
7 2 (0.39%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.39%) Intranet
7 2 (0.39%) VoIP
7 2 (0.39%) LDAP
7 2 (0.39%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.19%) PABX
8 1 (0.19%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.19%) WLAN
8 1 (0.19%) SAN
8 1 (0.19%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (1.35%) EDMS
3 6 (1.16%) SAP BW
3 6 (1.16%) Data Mining
4 5 (0.97%) SAP HANA
5 4 (0.77%) SAP BI
6 3 (0.58%) Big Data
6 3 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.19%) QlikView
8 1 (0.19%) DB2
8 1 (0.19%) MS Access
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (1.16%) JIRA
2 5 (0.97%) LoadRunner
3 4 (0.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 124 (23.94%) Finance
2 60 (11.58%) Retail
3 17 (3.28%) Legal
4 15 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.70%) Banking
6 11 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.54%) Automotive
8 5 (0.97%) Front Office
9 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.58%) Marketing
9 3 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.02%) .NET
2 12 (2.32%) Middleware
3 3 (0.58%) J2EE
3 3 (0.58%) LAMP
4 2 (0.39%) HTML
4 2 (0.39%) CSS
5 1 (0.19%) Web Services
5 1 (0.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (3.47%) NHS
2 17 (3.28%) PMI
3 16 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.74%) Mainframe
5 7 (1.35%) EPoS
5 7 (1.35%) IVR
6 6 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.16%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.97%) AS400
8 4 (0.77%) Economics
8 4 (0.77%) User Experience
9 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.58%) Kindle
9 3 (0.58%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.58%) Data Conversion
9 3 (0.58%) Tandem
10 2 (0.39%) Open Source
10 2 (0.39%) Social Media
10 2 (0.39%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.56%) Windows
2 14 (2.70%) Linux
3 9 (1.74%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.54%) Solaris
5 3 (0.58%) AIX
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (50.19%) Project Management
2 207 (39.96%) PRINCE2
3 102 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (18.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (10.23%) Scrum
5 53 (10.23%) E-Commerce
6 50 (9.65%) Migration
7 42 (8.11%) ITIL
8 34 (6.56%) Change Management
8 34 (6.56%) Waterfall
9 32 (6.18%) Risk Management
10 22 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (4.25%) Change Control
11 20 (3.86%) PRINCE
11 20 (3.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 18 (3.47%) Supplier Management
12 18 (3.47%) Programme Management
13 17 (3.28%) Project Planning
14 16 (3.09%) Service Management
15 15 (2.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.86%) C
2 10 (1.93%) SQL
3 6 (1.16%) Java
4 4 (0.77%) C#
5 2 (0.39%) Python
6 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 46 (8.88%) PMI Certification
2 44 (8.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 32 (6.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 32 (6.18%) PMP
4 19 (3.67%) Security Cleared
5 18 (3.47%) Degree
6 13 (2.51%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.16%) ISEB
8 5 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.77%) HND
9 4 (0.77%) APMP
10 1 (0.19%) CRISC
10 1 (0.19%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.90%) QA
2 8 (1.54%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.77%) SLA
4 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) BS25999
System Software
1 7 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.39%) Novell eDirectory
2 2 (0.39%) vSphere
2 2 (0.39%) XenServer
2 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.19%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (7.53%) SAP
2 37 (7.14%) Oracle
3 34 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.09%) Cisco
5 9 (1.74%) HP
6 8 (1.54%) BMC
6 8 (1.54%) EMC
6 8 (1.54%) F5
7 7 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.16%) Hyperion
8 6 (1.16%) JDA
8 6 (1.16%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.97%) Business Objects
10 4 (0.77%) Citrix
11 2 (0.39%) VMware
11 2 (0.39%) BT
11 2 (0.39%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.39%) webMethods
11 2 (0.39%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.39%) Meraki
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