The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 337 309 314
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 286 268 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.57% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.61% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 177 141
Average daily rate
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£413 £415 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Average hourly rate £41.25 - £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.30 - £27.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.86 - £50.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.13 - £40.00
IT Project Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47816 43935 43348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.68% 92.78% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30790 27218 24857
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1975 1911 2413
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in England

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 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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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
London -13 103 £475 +5.55% 20
South East -14 62 £395 -1.25% 14
North West +14 39 £375 - 8
East of England +7 27 £456 +0.82% 3
South West -17 26 £363 -3.33% 4
Yorkshire -9 9 £438 +22.12% 6
West Midlands -19 9 £375 +3.44% 4
East Midlands -3 7 £210 -23.63% 3
South Coast - 2 - -
North East -33 1 - -
IT Project Manager
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IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 319 (55.48%) Project Management
2 227 (39.48%) PRINCE2
3 165 (28.70%) Finance
4 126 (21.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 79 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (9.91%) ITIL
7 52 (9.04%) Banking
8 50 (8.70%) Retail
8 50 (8.70%) PMI Certification
9 47 (8.17%) Migration
10 46 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 41 (7.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 36 (6.26%) PMP
13 35 (6.09%) NHS
13 35 (6.09%) Change Management
13 35 (6.09%) Microsoft
13 35 (6.09%) Windows
14 31 (5.39%) Risk Management
14 31 (5.39%) Degree
15 30 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 29 (5.04%) Change Control
16 29 (5.04%) MS Project
16 29 (5.04%) E-Commerce
17 28 (4.87%) SAP
18 27 (4.70%) Oracle
18 27 (4.70%) Project Planning
19 26 (4.52%) Telecoms
19 26 (4.52%) MS Excel
20 24 (4.17%) SharePoint
20 24 (4.17%) Business Intelligence

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.39%) CMS
2 8 (1.39%) Drupal
3 6 (1.04%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.04%) Lync
4 4 (0.70%) FileNet
5 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.52%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.35%) Confluence
6 2 (0.35%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.17%) Liferay
7 1 (0.17%) Moodle
7 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.17%) Apache
7 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 29 (5.04%) MS Project
2 26 (4.52%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.65%) MS Office
4 19 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.57%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.87%) ResourceLink
3 3 (0.52%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.35%) CA Clarity
4 2 (0.35%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.17%) TRIRIGA
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.17%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP EWM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.17%) Agresso
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.17%) assyst
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.78%) SaaS
2 6 (1.04%) Office 365
3 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.91%) Firewall
2 8 (1.39%) LAN
2 8 (1.39%) WAN
3 6 (1.04%) MPLS
3 6 (1.04%) VPN
4 4 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (0.70%) SAN
4 4 (0.70%) Internet
5 3 (0.52%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.52%) VoIP
5 3 (0.52%) Intranet
6 2 (0.35%) Wireless
6 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.17%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.17%) SMS
7 1 (0.17%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.35%) DB2
3 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.35%) Big Data
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.17%) QlikView
4 1 (0.17%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.17%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 6 (1.04%) JIRA
2 1 (0.17%) YouTrack
2 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 165 (28.70%) Finance
2 52 (9.04%) Banking
3 50 (8.70%) Retail
4 26 (4.52%) Telecoms
5 23 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 21 (3.65%) Front Office
7 15 (2.61%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.09%) Legal
9 11 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.74%) Local Government
10 10 (1.74%) Marketing
11 8 (1.39%) Back Office
12 4 (0.70%) Billing
12 4 (0.70%) Law
12 4 (0.70%) French Language
12 4 (0.70%) German Language
13 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.52%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.35%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.22%) .NET
2 3 (0.52%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.35%) J2EE
4 1 (0.17%) Struts
4 1 (0.17%) Web Services
4 1 (0.17%) XML
4 1 (0.17%) HTML
4 1 (0.17%) LAMP
4 1 (0.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.09%) NHS
2 24 (4.17%) PMI
3 18 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.96%) Derivative
5 12 (2.09%) Fixed Income
5 12 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (1.91%) Economics
7 8 (1.39%) FMCG
8 7 (1.22%) Market Risk
9 6 (1.04%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.87%) EPoS
11 4 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.70%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.52%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.52%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.52%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.52%) Equities
12 3 (0.52%) CCTV
13 2 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.09%) Windows
2 12 (2.09%) Windows 7
3 8 (1.39%) UNIX
4 5 (0.87%) Linux
5 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (55.48%) Project Management
2 227 (39.48%) PRINCE2
3 126 (21.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 79 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (9.91%) ITIL
6 47 (8.17%) Migration
7 35 (6.09%) Change Management
8 31 (5.39%) Risk Management
9 30 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 29 (5.04%) Change Control
10 29 (5.04%) E-Commerce
11 27 (4.70%) Project Planning
12 24 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (3.48%) Scrum
14 19 (3.30%) PRINCE
15 18 (3.13%) Programme Management
16 16 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (2.78%) Waterfall
16 16 (2.78%) Supplier Management
16 16 (2.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.43%) SQL
2 11 (1.91%) Java
3 4 (0.70%) C
4 2 (0.35%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.35%) C++
5 1 (0.17%) PHP
5 1 (0.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 50 (8.70%) PMI Certification
2 46 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 41 (7.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 36 (6.26%) PMP
5 31 (5.39%) Degree
6 20 (3.48%) Security Cleared
7 14 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (2.09%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.70%) CAPM
9 4 (0.70%) CISSP
9 4 (0.70%) APMP
10 2 (0.35%) CISA
10 2 (0.35%) HNC
11 1 (0.17%) APMG
11 1 (0.17%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) ISEB
11 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.17%) CISM
11 1 (0.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.22%) QA
2 4 (0.70%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) P3O
4 1 (0.17%) COBIT
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.35%) XenServer
4 2 (0.35%) vSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.17%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.22%) SCCM
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 35 (6.09%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.87%) SAP
3 27 (4.70%) Oracle
4 16 (2.78%) Citrix
5 15 (2.61%) VMware
6 10 (1.74%) ION Trading
7 8 (1.39%) Cisco
8 5 (0.87%) Cyber-Ark
8 5 (0.87%) HP
8 5 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.52%) Avaya
9 3 (0.52%) Intel
9 3 (0.52%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.52%) Lotus
9 3 (0.52%) JDA
9 3 (0.52%) Capita
10 2 (0.35%) AppSense
10 2 (0.35%) NetApp
10 2 (0.35%) CA
10 2 (0.35%) Ariba
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