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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 260 295 257
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -38
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 452 381 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.90% 0.76% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.80% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 264 266
Median daily rate £443 £425 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £612
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £26.85 £25.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.40 £32.80 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
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
47502 47488 45467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31380 29845 28550
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1349 1884 1941
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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
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 May 2016.

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 28 May 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 +13 190 £500 - 26
South East +45 89 £450 +12.50% 15
East of England +17 39 £438 -11.39% 4
North West -17 36 £400 +6.66% 4
South West -3 34 £376 -2.90% 4
Yorkshire +15 24 £426 +3.33% 6
West Midlands -10 21 £400 +15.94%
East Midlands +16 12 £400 +11.11% 4
North East -42 4 £394 -2.17% 2
IT Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 480 (54.48%) Project Management
2 341 (38.71%) PRINCE2
3 283 (32.12%) Finance
4 215 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
5 211 (23.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 115 (13.05%) Banking
7 103 (11.69%) PMI Certification
8 100 (11.35%) Retail
9 86 (9.76%) Migration
10 84 (9.53%) MS Project
11 78 (8.85%) PMP
12 71 (8.06%) SDLC
13 69 (7.83%) ITIL
14 62 (7.04%) Microsoft
15 60 (6.81%) Change Management
16 59 (6.70%) Waterfall
17 57 (6.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 57 (6.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 55 (6.24%) Business Analysis
19 53 (6.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 52 (5.90%) Project Planning
21 49 (5.56%) ERP
22 48 (5.45%) Risk Management
23 44 (4.99%) Logistics
24 43 (4.88%) Scrum
25 41 (4.65%) Degree
26 37 (4.20%) Security Cleared
26 37 (4.20%) Telecoms
26 37 (4.20%) MS Excel
26 37 (4.20%) Change Control

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 23 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.25%) MS Project Server
3 10 (1.14%) Confluence
4 5 (0.57%) CMS
4 5 (0.57%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.34%) SAS
5 3 (0.34%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.11%) Documentum
7 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 84 (9.53%) MS Project
2 37 (4.20%) MS Excel
3 27 (3.06%) MS Office
4 14 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.23%) Windchill
7 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.68%) CA PPM
2 6 (0.68%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.34%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.34%) Maximo
5 3 (0.34%) TrackWise
6 2 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.23%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.23%) Primavera
6 2 (0.23%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.23%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (0.23%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.11%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.48%) Office 365
2 8 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.45%) SaaS
4 3 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.11%) IaaS
5 1 (0.11%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.11%) PaaS
5 1 (0.11%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.11%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.82%) WAN
2 13 (1.48%) Firewall
2 13 (1.48%) LAN
3 9 (1.02%) SAN
4 7 (0.79%) Network Security
4 7 (0.79%) Wireless
5 5 (0.57%) Internet
5 5 (0.57%) Intranet
5 5 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.45%) Skype
6 4 (0.45%) VPN
7 3 (0.34%) VoIP
8 2 (0.23%) ATM
8 2 (0.23%) DMZ
8 2 (0.23%) DNS
8 2 (0.23%) LDAP
8 2 (0.23%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.11%) MPLS
9 1 (0.11%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (0.68%) Big Data
3 5 (0.57%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.34%) DataStage
4 3 (0.34%) Electronic Patient Records
4 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.23%) DB2
5 2 (0.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.23%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.11%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.11%) MS Access
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.11%) QlikView
6 1 (0.11%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (2.27%) JIRA
2 3 (0.34%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 283 (32.12%) Finance
2 115 (13.05%) Banking
3 100 (11.35%) Retail
4 37 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.86%) Investment Banking
6 24 (2.72%) Front Office
7 20 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 19 (2.16%) Back Office
8 19 (2.16%) Legal
9 14 (1.59%) Automotive
9 14 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.48%) Advertising
10 13 (1.48%) Marketing
11 8 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.91%) Law
12 7 (0.79%) Billing
13 6 (0.68%) Games
13 6 (0.68%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.45%) Electronics
14 4 (0.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.70%) Middleware
2 10 (1.14%) .NET
3 4 (0.45%) Web Services
4 3 (0.34%) XBRL
5 2 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.23%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.11%) CGI
6 1 (0.11%) COM
6 1 (0.11%) Flash
6 1 (0.11%) HTML
6 1 (0.11%) HTML5
6 1 (0.11%) Mason
6 1 (0.11%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.09%) PMI
2 33 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.52%) Data Centre
4 23 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 18 (2.04%) NHS
6 10 (1.14%) Derivative
6 10 (1.14%) FMCG
7 9 (1.02%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.02%) Visualisation
8 8 (0.91%) Credit Risk
8 8 (0.91%) Equities
8 8 (0.91%) Fixed Income
8 8 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (0.91%) Smart Meter
9 7 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.79%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (0.57%) CMDB
10 5 (0.57%) Economics
10 5 (0.57%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 27 (3.06%) Windows
2 10 (1.14%) Unix
2 10 (1.14%) Windows Server
3 8 (0.91%) Linux
4 2 (0.23%) OpenVMS
4 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.11%) Android
5 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (54.48%) Project Management
2 341 (38.71%) PRINCE2
3 215 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
4 211 (23.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 86 (9.76%) Migration
6 71 (8.06%) SDLC
7 69 (7.83%) ITIL
8 60 (6.81%) Change Management
9 59 (6.70%) Waterfall
10 57 (6.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 55 (6.24%) Business Analysis
12 52 (5.90%) Project Planning
13 49 (5.56%) ERP
14 48 (5.45%) Risk Management
15 44 (4.99%) Logistics
16 43 (4.88%) Scrum
17 37 (4.20%) Change Control
18 36 (4.09%) Programme Management
19 33 (3.75%) PRINCE
20 29 (3.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (2.04%) SQL
2 5 (0.57%) C
2 5 (0.57%) Java
3 3 (0.34%) C#
3 3 (0.34%) JavaScript
3 3 (0.34%) VBA
4 1 (0.11%) PHP
4 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.11%) Python
4 1 (0.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 103 (11.69%) PMI Certification
2 78 (8.85%) PMP
3 57 (6.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 53 (6.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 41 (4.65%) Degree
6 37 (4.20%) Security Cleared
7 29 (3.29%) SC Cleared
8 19 (2.16%) APMP
9 9 (1.02%) CISSP
10 8 (0.91%) CISA
10 8 (0.91%) CISM
11 5 (0.57%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.45%) CITP
13 3 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.34%) CCNA
13 3 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.23%) CAPM
14 2 (0.23%) HND
14 2 (0.23%) ISEB
14 2 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.61%) QA
2 16 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.68%) MiFID
5 5 (0.57%) PMBOK
5 5 (0.57%) SLA
6 4 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.45%) SEPA
7 3 (0.34%) COBIT
7 3 (0.34%) EMIR
7 3 (0.34%) GxP
8 2 (0.23%) COREP
8 2 (0.23%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.11%) GAMP
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 15 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.34%) SCCM
2 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.11%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 62 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 33 (3.75%) SAP
3 24 (2.72%) Oracle
4 11 (1.25%) IBM
5 9 (1.02%) VMware
6 8 (0.91%) Cisco
6 8 (0.91%) Citrix
7 7 (0.79%) Google
8 6 (0.68%) Rally
9 5 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.45%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.45%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.45%) Guidewire
10 4 (0.45%) Pega
11 3 (0.34%) Autodesk
11 3 (0.34%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.34%) ION Trading
11 3 (0.34%) JDA
11 3 (0.34%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.34%) ServiceNow
London
Mencap
Rate: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £650 - £750 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £0000 - £1 per day + Great Rates
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago