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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
England / East of England
Rank 20 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 147 212 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.97% 8.99% 8.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.32% 9.36% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 143 146
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £48.31 £27.50 £47.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.67% -42.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.46 £27.50 £43.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.06 £27.50 £49.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -21.87%

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
2009 2264 2426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.30% 96.01% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1173 1355 1412
Median daily rate £390 £407 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 195 232
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 February 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 0 48 £438 -7.89% 13
Cambridgeshire -13 31 £399 -6.05% 8
Bedfordshire +13 25 £421 -17.80% 5
Essex -20 22 £395 -12.22% 4
Suffolk +9 19 £388 +6.89% 1
Norfolk -11 7 £525 +61.53% 2
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 146 (47.10%) Project Management
2 105 (33.87%) PRINCE2
3 91 (29.35%) Finance
4 89 (28.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (13.23%) Migration
7 36 (11.61%) Change Management
8 30 (9.68%) CRM
8 30 (9.68%) Microsoft
9 28 (9.03%) Retail
10 27 (8.71%) Risk Management
11 26 (8.39%) MS Project
12 24 (7.74%) PMI Certification
13 23 (7.42%) Programme Management
14 22 (7.10%) Waterfall
15 21 (6.77%) Data Centre
15 21 (6.77%) Degree
15 21 (6.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 21 (6.77%) MS Excel
16 20 (6.45%) SAP
16 20 (6.45%) Supplier Management
17 19 (6.13%) Windows
17 19 (6.13%) Citrix
18 18 (5.81%) PMI
18 18 (5.81%) WAN
19 17 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 16 (5.16%) ERP
20 16 (5.16%) Manufacturing
21 15 (4.84%) Project Planning

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 5 (1.61%) CMS
4 2 (0.65%) JBoss
4 2 (0.65%) Moodle
4 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (8.39%) MS Project
2 21 (6.77%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.23%) MS Office
4 7 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.94%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.26%) SAP ERP
2 6 (1.94%) SAP CRM
3 5 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.97%) Endur
4 3 (0.97%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle AGIS
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.19%) Office 365
2 3 (0.97%) SaaS
3 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.65%) OneDrive
3 2 (0.65%) Yammer
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.32%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.81%) WAN
2 15 (4.84%) LAN
3 7 (2.26%) SAN
4 6 (1.94%) NAS
5 4 (1.29%) Firewall
5 4 (1.29%) MPLS
6 2 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.65%) DSL
6 2 (0.65%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.65%) Frame Relay
6 2 (0.65%) HTTP
6 2 (0.65%) Intranet
6 2 (0.65%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.65%) Network Security
6 2 (0.65%) Wireless
7 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.32%) Internet
7 1 (0.32%) Skype
7 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.65%) Spotfire
3 1 (0.32%) DB2
3 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.32%) OLAP
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.32%) QlikView
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.26%) 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 28 (9.03%) Retail
3 16 (5.16%) Manufacturing
4 15 (4.84%) Automotive
5 11 (3.55%) Legal
6 9 (2.90%) Marketing
7 7 (2.26%) Banking
7 7 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.94%) Advertising
9 4 (1.29%) Billing
9 4 (1.29%) French Language
9 4 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.97%) Local Government
11 2 (0.65%) Games
11 2 (0.65%) German Language
11 2 (0.65%) Law
11 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.32%) Back Office
12 1 (0.32%) Front Office
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 2 (0.65%) REST
5 2 (0.65%) XML
6 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.32%) JFC
6 1 (0.32%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.77%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.81%) PMI
3 17 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.58%) NHS
7 7 (2.26%) e-Learning
8 6 (1.94%) Clustering
9 4 (1.29%) EPoS
10 3 (0.97%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.97%) User Experience
10 3 (0.97%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.65%) FMCG
11 2 (0.65%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.65%) Life Science
11 2 (0.65%) Social Media
11 2 (0.65%) VLE
12 1 (0.32%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.13%) Windows
2 9 (2.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.29%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.65%) Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Solaris
5 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (47.10%) Project Management
2 105 (33.87%) PRINCE2
3 89 (28.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (13.23%) Migration
6 36 (11.61%) Change Management
7 30 (9.68%) CRM
8 27 (8.71%) Risk Management
9 23 (7.42%) Programme Management
10 22 (7.10%) Waterfall
11 20 (6.45%) Supplier Management
12 16 (5.16%) ERP
13 15 (4.84%) ITIL
13 15 (4.84%) Project Planning
13 15 (4.84%) SDLC
14 14 (4.52%) Change Control
14 14 (4.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 13 (4.19%) Scrum
16 12 (3.87%) Business Analysis
17 11 (3.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.55%) SQL
2 3 (0.97%) 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%) PMI Certification
2 21 (6.77%) Degree
2 21 (6.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 17 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 15 (4.84%) PMP
5 7 (2.26%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.29%) APMP
8 2 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.65%) CCNP
8 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.65%) CISSP
8 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) CEH
9 1 (0.32%) CISA
9 1 (0.32%) CISM
9 1 (0.32%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.32%) CRISC
9 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.32%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.58%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.65%) GDPR
3 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) IFRS
4 1 (0.32%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (4.84%) 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 4 (1.29%) MOM
3 3 (0.97%) SCCM
4 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.45%) SAP
3 19 (6.13%) Citrix
4 10 (3.23%) Oracle
5 8 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.26%) VMware
7 4 (1.29%) NGA Human Resources
7 4 (1.29%) Nokia
7 4 (1.29%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.97%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (0.97%) Cisco
8 3 (0.97%) HP
8 3 (0.97%) OpenLink
8 3 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.65%) Blackboard
9 2 (0.65%) BMC
9 2 (0.65%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.65%) Nokia Networks
9 2 (0.65%) Remedy
9 2 (0.65%) SumTotal
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