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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
England / East of England
Rank 27 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 123 172 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.75% 7.33% 9.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.03% 7.70% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 118 157
Median daily rate £425 £430 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £41.00 £25.25 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.37% -46.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £23.45 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.85 £27.05 £47.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.12 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-16.40% -16.66%

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
2041 2234 2487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.37% 95.19% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1171 1336 1509
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 226 197
Median hourly rate £26.88 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire -6 37 £438 -7.89% 9
Cambridgeshire -15 29 £465 +9.41% 13
Essex -9 23 £415 -2.35% 3
Bedfordshire +18 20 £418 -12.10% 4
Suffolk +3 16 £375 -16.66% 3
Norfolk -11 5 £550 +37.50% 1
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 142 (45.81%) Project Management
2 105 (33.87%) PRINCE2
3 91 (29.35%) Finance
4 75 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 74 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (11.94%) Migration
7 35 (11.29%) Change Management
8 28 (9.03%) MS Project
9 25 (8.06%) Microsoft
10 24 (7.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 23 (7.42%) Waterfall
12 22 (7.10%) CRM
12 22 (7.10%) Retail
13 21 (6.77%) SAP
13 21 (6.77%) PMI Certification
13 21 (6.77%) Risk Management
13 21 (6.77%) Data Centre
14 20 (6.45%) Degree
15 19 (6.13%) SDLC
16 18 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (5.81%) Automotive
17 17 (5.48%) Manufacturing
17 17 (5.48%) PMI
17 17 (5.48%) Citrix
17 17 (5.48%) Supplier Management
17 17 (5.48%) Programme Management
18 16 (5.16%) Windows
18 16 (5.16%) Scrum
19 15 (4.84%) ITIL
19 15 (4.84%) MS Excel

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 10 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.26%) IIS
3 6 (1.94%) CMS
4 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.65%) JBoss
5 2 (0.65%) Moodle
5 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.32%) Confluence
6 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (9.03%) MS Project
2 15 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.55%) MS Office
4 9 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.94%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (1.94%) SAP CRM
2 6 (1.94%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.97%) Endur
3 3 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.97%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle AGIS
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.26%) Office 365
2 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.65%) SaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Yammer
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) IaaS
3 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.87%) LAN
1 12 (3.87%) WAN
2 7 (2.26%) SAN
3 6 (1.94%) NAS
4 5 (1.61%) Firewall
5 4 (1.29%) MPLS
6 3 (0.97%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.97%) Network Security
7 2 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.65%) DSL
7 2 (0.65%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.65%) Frame Relay
7 2 (0.65%) HTTP
7 2 (0.65%) Internet
7 2 (0.65%) Intranet
7 2 (0.65%) Wireless
8 1 (0.32%) PSTN
8 1 (0.32%) Skype
8 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.29%) DB2
2 4 (1.29%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.97%) Big Data
3 3 (0.97%) QlikView
3 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.65%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) OLAP
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
General
1 91 (29.35%) Finance
2 22 (7.10%) Retail
3 18 (5.81%) Automotive
4 17 (5.48%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.19%) Legal
6 12 (3.87%) Marketing
7 8 (2.58%) Advertising
8 6 (1.94%) Banking
8 6 (1.94%) Billing
9 4 (1.29%) French Language
9 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.97%) Local Government
11 2 (0.65%) Games
11 2 (0.65%) German Language
11 2 (0.65%) Law
12 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.90%) Middleware
2 8 (2.58%) Web Services
3 7 (2.26%) .NET
3 7 (2.26%) HTML
4 6 (1.94%) Silverlight
5 3 (0.97%) J2EE
6 2 (0.65%) REST
6 2 (0.65%) XML
7 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.32%) JFC
7 1 (0.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.77%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.48%) PMI
4 12 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.90%) NHS
6 8 (2.58%) e-Learning
7 6 (1.94%) Clustering
8 4 (1.29%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.97%) EPoS
9 3 (0.97%) Reinsurance
9 3 (0.97%) User Experience
10 2 (0.65%) FMCG
10 2 (0.65%) IVR
10 2 (0.65%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.65%) Life Science
10 2 (0.65%) Social Media
10 2 (0.65%) VLE
11 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.16%) Windows
2 8 (2.58%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.65%) Linux
4 1 (0.32%) Solaris
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (45.81%) Project Management
2 105 (33.87%) PRINCE2
3 75 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 74 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (11.94%) Migration
6 35 (11.29%) Change Management
7 23 (7.42%) Waterfall
8 22 (7.10%) CRM
9 21 (6.77%) Risk Management
10 19 (6.13%) SDLC
11 17 (5.48%) Programme Management
11 17 (5.48%) Supplier Management
12 16 (5.16%) Scrum
13 15 (4.84%) ERP
13 15 (4.84%) ITIL
13 15 (4.84%) Project Planning
14 13 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (4.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 12 (3.87%) Change Control
15 12 (3.87%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.52%) SQL
2 6 (1.94%) Java
3 2 (0.65%) C
4 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (7.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 21 (6.77%) PMI Certification
3 20 (6.45%) Degree
4 13 (4.19%) PMP
4 13 (4.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (2.58%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.29%) APMP
8 2 (0.65%) CCNP
8 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.65%) MAPM
9 1 (0.32%) CISA
9 1 (0.32%) CISM
9 1 (0.32%) CISSP
9 1 (0.32%) CRISC
9 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.90%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.97%) SCCM
3 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 25 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.77%) SAP
3 17 (5.48%) Citrix
4 15 (4.84%) Oracle
5 12 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.26%) VMware
7 5 (1.61%) HP
8 4 (1.29%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (1.29%) NGA Human Resources
8 4 (1.29%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.97%) Avaya
9 3 (0.97%) Cisco
9 3 (0.97%) IBM
9 3 (0.97%) OpenLink
9 3 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.97%) Remedy
9 3 (0.97%) Tableau
10 2 (0.65%) BMC
10 2 (0.65%) Informatica
10 2 (0.65%) SumTotal
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