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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 311 269 288
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +19
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 350 478 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.91% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.95% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 339 261
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £54.00 £34.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £43.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-29.06% +2.99%
IT Project Manager
UK

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
46540 50073 48926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30705 32541 30337
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1918 1984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 2016.

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
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 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -23 149 £478 +0.52% 21
South East -31 53 £450 +5.88% 11
West Midlands -5 38 £425 +4.93% 4
East of England +12 34 £425 -5.55% 3
Yorkshire +8 19 £388 -4.32% 8
North West -13 19 £375 -20.42% 5
East Midlands -18 16 £425 +6.25% 2
South West -2 14 £400 - 2
North East -19 7 £305 -39.60%
IT Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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.

1 405 (55.18%) Project Management
2 265 (36.10%) Finance
3 264 (35.97%) PRINCE2
4 180 (24.52%) Agile Software Development
5 168 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 115 (15.67%) Banking
7 85 (11.58%) MS Project
8 78 (10.63%) PMI Certification
8 78 (10.63%) Retail
9 75 (10.22%) Migration
10 71 (9.67%) PMP
11 69 (9.40%) Microsoft
12 64 (8.72%) ITIL
13 61 (8.31%) SDLC
14 59 (8.04%) Change Management
15 52 (7.08%) Waterfall
16 50 (6.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 48 (6.54%) Business Analysis
18 44 (5.99%) Degree
18 44 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
19 43 (5.86%) MS Excel
19 43 (5.86%) CRM
19 43 (5.86%) Risk Management
20 42 (5.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 42 (5.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 41 (5.59%) MS Office
22 40 (5.45%) ERP
23 36 (4.90%) Project Planning
24 35 (4.77%) Security Cleared
25 34 (4.63%) PMI

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 21 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.18%) MS Project Server
3 8 (1.09%) Confluence
4 6 (0.82%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.82%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.68%) CMS
6 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.54%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.41%) Apache
7 3 (0.41%) SAS
8 2 (0.27%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.14%) Documentum
9 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.14%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 85 (11.58%) MS Project
2 43 (5.86%) MS Excel
3 41 (5.59%) MS Office
4 11 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.68%) SAP ERP
1 5 (0.68%) Summit
2 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) CA PPM
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.27%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (0.27%) Primavera
3 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.27%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (0.27%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.14%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.14%) Maximo
4 1 (0.14%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.14%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.36%) Office 365
2 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.68%) Yammer
4 4 (0.54%) SaaS
5 3 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.27%) PaaS
6 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.91%) Intranet
2 13 (1.77%) Firewall
3 11 (1.50%) Network Security
3 11 (1.50%) WAN
4 10 (1.36%) Skype
5 9 (1.23%) Internet
5 9 (1.23%) LAN
5 9 (1.23%) Wireless
6 5 (0.68%) Extranet
6 5 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.54%) WebEx
8 3 (0.41%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.41%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.27%) MPLS
9 2 (0.27%) NAS
9 2 (0.27%) SAN
9 2 (0.27%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.36%) Big Data
3 7 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.27%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (0.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.27%) Flink
6 2 (0.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.27%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.14%) KDB
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (2.18%) JIRA
2 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
General
1 265 (36.10%) Finance
2 115 (15.67%) Banking
3 78 (10.63%) Retail
4 27 (3.68%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.54%) Front Office
6 19 (2.59%) Legal
7 18 (2.45%) Telecoms
8 16 (2.18%) Financial Institution
9 15 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (1.91%) Back Office
11 11 (1.50%) Advertising
11 11 (1.50%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.36%) Automotive
12 10 (1.36%) Law
13 7 (0.95%) Billing
13 7 (0.95%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.82%) Marketing
15 5 (0.68%) French Language
16 3 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.41%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.45%) .NET
2 9 (1.23%) Middleware
3 3 (0.41%) Web Services
4 2 (0.27%) Kafka
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.27%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (0.27%) Velocity
5 1 (0.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.14%) jQuery
5 1 (0.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.63%) PMI
3 30 (4.09%) Data Centre
4 16 (2.18%) Management Information System
5 14 (1.91%) Virtual Team
6 12 (1.63%) Fixed Income
7 11 (1.50%) EPoS
7 11 (1.50%) FMCG
8 9 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.23%) NHS
9 8 (1.09%) Equities
9 8 (1.09%) Market Risk
10 6 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.82%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (0.82%) Smart Meter
11 5 (0.68%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.68%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.54%) CCTV
12 4 (0.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 31 (4.22%) Windows
2 12 (1.63%) Unix
3 11 (1.50%) Linux
4 8 (1.09%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.54%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.41%) OpenVMS
7 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.14%) AIX
8 1 (0.14%) Android
8 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (55.18%) Project Management
2 264 (35.97%) PRINCE2
3 180 (24.52%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (10.22%) Migration
6 64 (8.72%) ITIL
7 61 (8.31%) SDLC
8 59 (8.04%) Change Management
9 52 (7.08%) Waterfall
10 50 (6.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 48 (6.54%) Business Analysis
12 43 (5.86%) CRM
12 43 (5.86%) Risk Management
13 40 (5.45%) ERP
14 36 (4.90%) Project Planning
15 33 (4.50%) Programme Management
16 30 (4.09%) Matrix Management
16 30 (4.09%) Scrum
17 28 (3.81%) Asset Management
17 28 (3.81%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 26 (3.54%) SQL
2 9 (1.23%) Java
3 3 (0.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.27%) C
4 2 (0.27%) C#
4 2 (0.27%) VBA
5 1 (0.14%) COBOL
5 1 (0.14%) PHP
5 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (10.63%) PMI Certification
2 71 (9.67%) PMP
3 44 (5.99%) Degree
4 42 (5.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 42 (5.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 35 (4.77%) Security Cleared
6 29 (3.95%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.50%) APMP
8 9 (1.23%) CISSP
9 8 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.95%) CISM
11 5 (0.68%) CCNA
11 5 (0.68%) CISA
11 5 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.54%) CITP
12 4 (0.54%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.54%) ISEB
13 3 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.27%) CAPM
14 2 (0.27%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.41%) QA
2 13 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.95%) MiFID
5 5 (0.68%) FATCA
6 4 (0.54%) EMIR
6 4 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.54%) SEPA
7 3 (0.41%) COREP
7 3 (0.41%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.27%) SLA
9 1 (0.14%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.14%) GAMP
9 1 (0.14%) GxP
9 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.14%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (9.40%) Microsoft
2 29 (3.95%) Oracle
3 24 (3.27%) SAP
4 12 (1.63%) Cisco
5 8 (1.09%) IBM
6 6 (0.82%) Bloomberg
6 6 (0.82%) Citrix
7 5 (0.68%) ServiceNow
7 5 (0.68%) VMware
8 4 (0.54%) Lotus
9 3 (0.41%) Google
9 3 (0.41%) Hortonworks
9 3 (0.41%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.41%) JDA
9 3 (0.41%) LANDesk
9 3 (0.41%) Platfora
9 3 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.27%) iManage
10 2 (0.27%) Rally
10 2 (0.27%) WorldPay
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Rate: £999999 per day + Good Rates
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South East
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Rate: £170.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: From £400 to £430 per day
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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