The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 27 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 17 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.79% 6.01% 7.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 6.23% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 16
Average daily rate £356 £469 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +45.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £333 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £545 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £34.00 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-32.35% -9.69%
Project Manager
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
347 305 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.75% 96.52% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 178 159
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 30
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hove +5 9 £356 -
Brighton -11 4 £256 -47.43% 1
Hastings - 1 £345 - 1
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 17 (58.62%) Project Management
2 12 (41.38%) PRINCE2
3 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) Banking
7 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 4 (13.79%) Retail
9 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
10 2 (6.90%) e-Learning
10 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (6.90%) LAN
10 2 (6.90%) WAN
10 2 (6.90%) ITIL
10 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma
10 2 (6.90%) VLAN
10 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
10 2 (6.90%) Velocity
10 2 (6.90%) Time Management
10 2 (6.90%) APMP
10 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.90%) Change Control
10 2 (6.90%) Contingency Planning
10 2 (6.90%) BYOD
10 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
11 1 (3.45%) Target Operating Model
11 1 (3.45%) Guidewire
11 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) VLAN
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) BYOD
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.90%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.45%) Economics
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Project Management
2 12 (41.38%) PRINCE2
3 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.90%) Change Control
7 2 (6.90%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma
7 2 (6.90%) Time Management
8 1 (3.45%) Release Management
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.45%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.90%) APMP
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Citrix
1 1 (3.45%) Guidewire
1 1 (3.45%) SAP
1 1 (3.45%) VMware