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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 296 304 304
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 344 302 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.62% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.67% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 220 159
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£425 £418 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +1.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £611 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 7
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
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
47107 45196 41281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.71% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30238 28237 24557
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1775 1819 1985
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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 +10 157 £475 +5.55% 34
South East -34 52 £425 +13.33% 14
North West -4 33 £378 -0.98% 9
South West +14 28 £408 -0.30% 5
Yorkshire -3 25 £403 +3.87% 9
East of England -4 24 £475 +2.70% 1
West Midlands +2 13 £425 - 7
East Midlands -9 10 £355 -16.47% 5
North East -11 6 £350 -17.64%
Midlands -3 1 - -
IT Project Manager
UK

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 357 (53.36%) Project Management
2 242 (36.17%) PRINCE2
3 233 (34.83%) Finance
4 171 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 121 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (13.00%) Banking
7 74 (11.06%) Retail
8 66 (9.87%) ITIL
9 57 (8.52%) Microsoft
10 56 (8.37%) PMI Certification
11 52 (7.77%) MS Project
12 50 (7.47%) Waterfall
13 42 (6.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 42 (6.28%) SDLC
14 40 (5.98%) PMP
14 40 (5.98%) Programme Management
15 39 (5.83%) Migration
15 39 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 38 (5.68%) Degree
17 36 (5.38%) SAP
17 36 (5.38%) E-Commerce
17 36 (5.38%) Business Analysis
18 34 (5.08%) MS Excel
18 34 (5.08%) Change Management
19 33 (4.93%) CRM
19 33 (4.93%) Data Centre
20 32 (4.78%) Scrum
21 31 (4.63%) Telecoms
21 31 (4.63%) PRINCE
21 31 (4.63%) Supplier Management

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 18 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.05%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.75%) CMS
4 4 (0.60%) Confluence
5 2 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.30%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.30%) Apache
6 1 (0.15%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.15%) SAS
6 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.15%) FileNet
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.15%) Drupal
6 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.15%) Lync
Applications
1 52 (7.77%) MS Project
2 34 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 28 (4.19%) MS Office
4 16 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.64%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.30%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.30%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.60%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.60%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.60%) Maximo
2 4 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.45%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.45%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.45%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.45%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.94%) Office 365
2 3 (0.45%) SaaS
3 2 (0.30%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.05%) WAN
1 7 (1.05%) Intranet
1 7 (1.05%) Internet
2 5 (0.75%) LAN
3 4 (0.60%) SAN
3 4 (0.60%) Firewall
3 4 (0.60%) Wireless
3 4 (0.60%) Network Security
4 3 (0.45%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.30%) MVNO
5 2 (0.30%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.30%) Extranet
5 2 (0.30%) HTTP
6 1 (0.15%) VPN
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
6 1 (0.15%) DHCP
6 1 (0.15%) FTP
6 1 (0.15%) PBX
6 1 (0.15%) PSTN
6 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.35%) Big Data
2 8 (1.20%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.75%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.60%) QlikView
5 4 (0.60%) DB2
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.30%) HBase
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.30%) IDOL
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.30%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.30%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.30%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.15%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.15%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 8 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 233 (34.83%) Finance
2 87 (13.00%) Banking
3 74 (11.06%) Retail
4 31 (4.63%) Investment Banking
4 31 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.89%) Marketing
6 22 (3.29%) Legal
7 19 (2.84%) Front Office
8 14 (2.09%) Financial Institution
8 14 (2.09%) Law
9 13 (1.94%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.64%) Retail Banking
11 10 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.49%) Back Office
12 9 (1.35%) Advertising
13 8 (1.20%) Automotive
14 6 (0.90%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.90%) Local Government
15 5 (0.75%) Electronics
16 3 (0.45%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.14%) .NET
2 5 (0.75%) EDI
3 3 (0.45%) Web Services
3 3 (0.45%) HTML
4 2 (0.30%) Velocity
4 2 (0.30%) XML
4 2 (0.30%) Middleware
5 1 (0.15%) LAMP
5 1 (0.15%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.15%) Spring
5 1 (0.15%) XMPP
5 1 (0.15%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.15%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.15%) J2EE
5 1 (0.15%) CSS
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.93%) Data Centre
2 27 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.44%) PMI
4 21 (3.14%) NHS
5 17 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.54%) Derivative
6 11 (1.64%) Fixed Income
7 9 (1.35%) Credit Risk
8 8 (1.20%) FMCG
8 8 (1.20%) Equities
9 6 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.75%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.75%) Market Risk
10 5 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (0.60%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.60%) EPoS
11 4 (0.60%) DTV
12 3 (0.45%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.29%) Windows
2 8 (1.20%) UNIX
3 6 (0.90%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.45%) Linux
5 3 (0.45%) Android
6 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.30%) AIX
6 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (53.36%) Project Management
2 242 (36.17%) PRINCE2
3 171 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 121 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (9.87%) ITIL
6 50 (7.47%) Waterfall
7 42 (6.28%) SDLC
8 40 (5.98%) Programme Management
9 39 (5.83%) Migration
10 36 (5.38%) Business Analysis
10 36 (5.38%) E-Commerce
11 34 (5.08%) Change Management
12 33 (4.93%) CRM
13 32 (4.78%) Scrum
14 31 (4.63%) Supplier Management
14 31 (4.63%) PRINCE
14 31 (4.63%) Project Planning
15 28 (4.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 26 (3.89%) ERP
16 26 (3.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.24%) SQL
2 12 (1.79%) Java
3 4 (0.60%) C
4 3 (0.45%) COBOL
5 2 (0.30%) PHP
5 2 (0.30%) Python
5 2 (0.30%) R
6 1 (0.15%) Ruby
6 1 (0.15%) C#
6 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (8.37%) PMI Certification
2 42 (6.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 40 (5.98%) PMP
4 39 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 38 (5.68%) Degree
6 20 (2.99%) Security Cleared
7 16 (2.39%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.90%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.75%) APMP
10 5 (0.75%) CISSP
11 4 (0.60%) CISA
11 4 (0.60%) CISM
12 1 (0.15%) GIAC
12 1 (0.15%) GCIA
12 1 (0.15%) NVQ Level 3
12 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.15%) MCP
12 1 (0.15%) HNC
12 1 (0.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.94%) QA
2 6 (0.90%) SLA
3 4 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.45%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.15%) GxP
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.30%) XenApp
4 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (0.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.15%) MOM
2 1 (0.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 57 (8.52%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.38%) SAP
3 20 (2.99%) Oracle
4 11 (1.64%) VMware
5 10 (1.49%) Citrix
6 8 (1.20%) Cisco
7 7 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (0.75%) Adobe
9 4 (0.60%) Charles River
9 4 (0.60%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.60%) ION Trading
10 3 (0.45%) Kronos
10 3 (0.45%) JDA
10 3 (0.45%) Sophis
11 2 (0.30%) OpenText
11 2 (0.30%) Symantec
11 2 (0.30%) Motorola
11 2 (0.30%) Lotus
11 2 (0.30%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
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