The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
UK / England
Rank 294 253 278
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +25
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 301 443 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.93% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.97% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 310 264
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £348 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% +18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.88 £20.76 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.80 £45.55 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.32% +18.57%

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
39191 45477 45277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 95.08% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25743 29635 28205
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1518 1789
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 1 March 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
London -36 130 £510 +2.00% 29
South East -7 57 £405 -4.70% 16
East of England -23 22 £418 +1.21% 6
North West +27 21 £425 -4.22% 2
South West -2 19 £375 -8.53% 4
Yorkshire 0 14 £425 - 10
West Midlands -10 14 £425 - 6
North East -2 10 £525 +50.00%
East Midlands -11 10 £450 +12.50% 3
Midlands +3 1 - -
IT Project Manager
UK

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT 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 England region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 320 (55.17%) Project Management
2 207 (35.69%) PRINCE2
3 203 (35.00%) Finance
4 146 (25.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 135 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (11.72%) Banking
7 59 (10.17%) Migration
8 57 (9.83%) Retail
9 50 (8.62%) Change Management
10 47 (8.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 45 (7.76%) MS Project
12 44 (7.59%) ITIL
13 41 (7.07%) Microsoft
14 40 (6.90%) PMI Certification
15 39 (6.72%) Project Planning
15 39 (6.72%) PMP
15 39 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 39 (6.72%) Matrix Organization
16 38 (6.55%) SDLC
16 38 (6.55%) Waterfall
17 37 (6.38%) Data Centre
18 34 (5.86%) Risk Management
19 32 (5.52%) Programme Management
19 32 (5.52%) Degree
20 31 (5.34%) QA
20 31 (5.34%) Business Analysis
21 29 (5.00%) Security Cleared
22 28 (4.83%) Project Governance
22 28 (4.83%) Front Office
22 28 (4.83%) PMO

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.38%) MS Project Server
3 4 (0.69%) Confluence
3 4 (0.69%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.52%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.52%) Documentum
4 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.34%) CMS
6 1 (0.17%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.17%) FileNet
6 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.17%) Moodle
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (7.76%) MS Project
2 26 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.93%) MS Office
4 9 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.34%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.34%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.34%) TrackWise
5 1 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.17%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.17%) Primavera
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.17%) Summit
5 1 (0.17%) SunGard APT
5 1 (0.17%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.17%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.97%) Office 365
2 16 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.72%) SaaS
4 5 (0.86%) IaaS
5 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.52%) PaaS
7 2 (0.34%) Yammer
8 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.17%) Taleo
8 1 (0.17%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.41%) Firewall
1 14 (2.41%) WAN
2 12 (2.07%) LAN
3 4 (0.69%) Internet
3 4 (0.69%) VPN
3 4 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.52%) Intranet
4 3 (0.52%) Network Security
4 3 (0.52%) Skype
4 3 (0.52%) VoIP
5 2 (0.34%) MPLS
5 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.17%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.17%) DNS
6 1 (0.17%) PSTN
6 1 (0.17%) SAN
6 1 (0.17%) Softphone
6 1 (0.17%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.21%) Big Data
2 5 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.69%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.52%) Flink
4 3 (0.52%) GIS
4 3 (0.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.52%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.52%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.17%) QlikView
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (2.24%) JIRA
2 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
General
1 203 (35.00%) Finance
2 68 (11.72%) Banking
3 57 (9.83%) Retail
4 28 (4.83%) Front Office
5 24 (4.14%) Legal
6 20 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 19 (3.28%) Investment Banking
8 14 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (2.24%) Manufacturing
9 13 (2.24%) Marketing
10 11 (1.90%) Retail Banking
11 10 (1.72%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.03%) Billing
13 5 (0.86%) Automotive
13 5 (0.86%) Back Office
14 4 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.69%) Electronics
14 4 (0.69%) Law
14 4 (0.69%) Local Government
15 3 (0.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.21%) .NET
2 4 (0.69%) Middleware
3 3 (0.52%) Kafka
3 3 (0.52%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (0.17%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.17%) jQuery
4 1 (0.17%) REST
4 1 (0.17%) SOAP
4 1 (0.17%) Web Services
4 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 22 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.93%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.24%) NHS
4 13 (2.24%) PMI
4 13 (2.24%) Virtual Team
5 9 (1.55%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.21%) Derivative
6 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.03%) Equities
7 6 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.86%) EPoS
8 5 (0.86%) FMCG
9 4 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.69%) User Experience
10 3 (0.52%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.52%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.62%) Windows
2 6 (1.03%) Windows Server
3 5 (0.86%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.69%) Linux
5 3 (0.52%) Android
5 3 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.34%) Unix
6 2 (0.34%) VMS
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (55.17%) Project Management
2 207 (35.69%) PRINCE2
3 146 (25.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 135 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (10.17%) Migration
6 50 (8.62%) Change Management
7 44 (7.59%) ITIL
8 39 (6.72%) Matrix Organization
8 39 (6.72%) Project Planning
9 38 (6.55%) SDLC
9 38 (6.55%) Waterfall
10 34 (5.86%) Risk Management
11 32 (5.52%) Programme Management
12 31 (5.34%) Business Analysis
13 28 (4.83%) Project Governance
14 25 (4.31%) CRM
14 25 (4.31%) Supplier Management
15 23 (3.97%) Matrix Management
15 23 (3.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 22 (3.79%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (3.10%) SQL
2 4 (0.69%) C
2 4 (0.69%) Java
3 1 (0.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (8.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 40 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 39 (6.72%) PMP
3 39 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 32 (5.52%) Degree
5 29 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 23 (3.97%) SC Cleared
7 17 (2.93%) APMP
8 6 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.86%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.86%) MAPM
10 3 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.52%) HNC
10 3 (0.52%) ISEB
11 2 (0.34%) CISM
11 2 (0.34%) CISSP
11 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.34%) PgMP
12 1 (0.17%) CAPM
12 1 (0.17%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.34%) QA
2 28 (4.83%) PMO
3 10 (1.72%) MiFID
4 8 (1.38%) GxP
5 4 (0.69%) EMIR
5 4 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.52%) FATCA
6 3 (0.52%) IFRS
6 3 (0.52%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.34%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.34%) GDPR
7 2 (0.34%) GMP
7 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.34%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.34%) SLA
8 1 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 8 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) SCCM
1 2 (0.34%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.17%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (7.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.59%) Oracle
3 13 (2.24%) Cisco
4 11 (1.90%) SAP
5 5 (0.86%) BT
5 5 (0.86%) Computacenter
5 5 (0.86%) Demandware
5 5 (0.86%) VMware
6 4 (0.69%) hybris
6 4 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.52%) Blue Coat
7 3 (0.52%) Citrix
7 3 (0.52%) Pega
7 3 (0.52%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.52%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.34%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.34%) Genesys
8 2 (0.34%) IBM
8 2 (0.34%) NICE Systems
8 2 (0.34%) Workday
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