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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 303 268 248
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -20
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 388 429 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.83% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.88% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 297 302
Median daily rate £450 £439 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 10
Median hourly rate £38.50 £55.00 £28.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +93.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £36.60 £26.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £135.00 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%
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
47329 49028 46882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31108 31722 28936
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1425 1851 1927
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -6 180 £478 +6.11% 17
South East +20 76 £445 +7.22% 14
West Midlands -24 27 £451 +6.00% 4
Yorkshire -10 26 £400 -3.90% 6
North West -17 23 £400 -11.11% 10
East of England +12 22 £380 -20.00% 6
South West -12 16 £375 -7.40% 6
East Midlands -8 11 £455 +18.18% 5
North East -32 4 £310 -27.05% 1
Midlands -1 2 £463 - 1
IT Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 490 (55.62%) Project Management
2 323 (36.66%) Finance
3 321 (36.44%) PRINCE2
4 234 (26.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 221 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (16.12%) Banking
7 99 (11.24%) MS Project
8 92 (10.44%) Migration
9 89 (10.10%) Retail
10 86 (9.76%) PMI Certification
11 77 (8.74%) PMP
12 76 (8.63%) Microsoft
13 73 (8.29%) ITIL
14 72 (8.17%) SDLC
15 66 (7.49%) Waterfall
16 62 (7.04%) Change Management
17 59 (6.70%) Business Analysis
18 56 (6.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 56 (6.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 51 (5.79%) Risk Management
20 50 (5.68%) Degree
21 48 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
21 48 (5.45%) ERP
22 47 (5.33%) MS Excel
23 46 (5.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 46 (5.22%) Project Planning
24 44 (4.99%) CRM
25 43 (4.88%) Data Centre
26 40 (4.54%) Windows
27 39 (4.43%) MS Office

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 26 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.59%) MS Project Server
3 9 (1.02%) Confluence
4 6 (0.68%) SAS
5 5 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.45%) CMS
6 4 (0.45%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.34%) Apache
7 3 (0.34%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.23%) IIS
8 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.11%) Documentum
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.11%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.11%) Moodle
9 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.11%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 99 (11.24%) MS Project
2 47 (5.33%) MS Excel
3 39 (4.43%) MS Office
4 16 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.48%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.68%) CA PPM
3 5 (0.57%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.57%) Summit
4 4 (0.45%) TrackWise
5 3 (0.34%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.34%) Maximo
6 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.23%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.23%) Primavera
6 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.36%) Office 365
2 9 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.57%) SaaS
5 2 (0.23%) PaaS
5 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.11%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.93%) WAN
2 13 (1.48%) Firewall
2 13 (1.48%) Intranet
3 12 (1.36%) LAN
4 11 (1.25%) Internet
4 11 (1.25%) Network Security
5 10 (1.14%) Wireless
6 9 (1.02%) SAN
7 8 (0.91%) Skype
8 7 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.57%) Extranet
10 3 (0.34%) ATM
10 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.34%) VPN
11 2 (0.23%) DMZ
11 2 (0.23%) DNS
11 2 (0.23%) LDAP
11 2 (0.23%) NAS
11 2 (0.23%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (1.48%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.79%) Big Data
4 5 (0.57%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.34%) DataStage
5 3 (0.34%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (0.23%) DB2
6 2 (0.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.11%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.11%) KDB
7 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.11%) MS Access
7 1 (0.11%) QlikView
7 1 (0.11%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
General
1 323 (36.66%) Finance
2 142 (16.12%) Banking
3 89 (10.10%) Retail
4 37 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.86%) Investment Banking
6 25 (2.84%) Front Office
7 19 (2.16%) Manufacturing
8 18 (2.04%) Back Office
9 17 (1.93%) Automotive
9 17 (1.93%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.93%) Legal
10 16 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (1.48%) Advertising
12 12 (1.36%) Billing
13 11 (1.25%) Law
14 9 (1.02%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.91%) Marketing
16 4 (0.45%) French Language
16 4 (0.45%) Publishing
17 3 (0.34%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.27%) Middleware
2 19 (2.16%) .NET
3 6 (0.68%) Web Services
4 3 (0.34%) XBRL
5 2 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.23%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (0.23%) Velocity
6 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET
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%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 48 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 37 (4.20%) PMI
4 17 (1.93%) Management Information System
5 16 (1.82%) Virtual Team
6 13 (1.48%) Fixed Income
7 11 (1.25%) FMCG
7 11 (1.25%) NHS
8 10 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.02%) Credit Risk
9 9 (1.02%) EPoS
9 9 (1.02%) Equities
10 8 (0.91%) Derivative
11 7 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (0.79%) Smart Meter
11 7 (0.79%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.68%) CCTV
12 6 (0.68%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.68%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.68%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 40 (4.54%) Windows
2 15 (1.70%) Unix
3 13 (1.48%) Windows Server
4 12 (1.36%) Linux
5 8 (0.91%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.34%) OpenVMS
7 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) AIX
8 1 (0.11%) Android
8 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (55.62%) Project Management
2 321 (36.44%) PRINCE2
3 234 (26.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 221 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (10.44%) Migration
6 73 (8.29%) ITIL
7 72 (8.17%) SDLC
8 66 (7.49%) Waterfall
9 62 (7.04%) Change Management
10 59 (6.70%) Business Analysis
11 56 (6.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 51 (5.79%) Risk Management
13 48 (5.45%) ERP
14 46 (5.22%) Project Planning
15 44 (4.99%) CRM
16 36 (4.09%) Change Control
16 36 (4.09%) Matrix Organization
16 36 (4.09%) Scrum
17 33 (3.75%) Matrix Management
18 32 (3.63%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (3.18%) SQL
2 12 (1.36%) Java
3 4 (0.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.34%) C
4 3 (0.34%) C#
5 2 (0.23%) PHP
5 2 (0.23%) VBA
6 1 (0.11%) COBOL
6 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.11%) Python
6 1 (0.11%) Scala
6 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (9.76%) PMI Certification
2 77 (8.74%) PMP
3 56 (6.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 50 (5.68%) Degree
5 46 (5.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 37 (4.20%) Security Cleared
7 30 (3.41%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.59%) APMP
9 10 (1.14%) CISSP
10 9 (1.02%) CISM
11 8 (0.91%) CISA
12 6 (0.68%) CCNA
12 6 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.57%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.57%) ISEB
14 4 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (0.45%) CITP
15 3 (0.34%) APMG
16 2 (0.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.84%) QA
2 18 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.91%) MiFID
5 5 (0.57%) SEPA
6 4 (0.45%) EMIR
6 4 (0.45%) FATCA
6 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.34%) COREP
7 3 (0.34%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.23%) COBIT
8 2 (0.23%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.23%) SLA
9 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.11%) GAMP
9 1 (0.11%) GxP
9 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 15 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (0.34%) SCCM
2 2 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 76 (8.63%) Microsoft
2 35 (3.97%) Oracle
3 30 (3.41%) SAP
4 11 (1.25%) VMware
5 10 (1.14%) Cisco
5 10 (1.14%) Citrix
5 10 (1.14%) IBM
6 6 (0.68%) Google
6 6 (0.68%) Rally
7 5 (0.57%) Bloomberg
7 5 (0.57%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.45%) Hortonworks
8 4 (0.45%) ION Trading
8 4 (0.45%) JDA
8 4 (0.45%) Pega
8 4 (0.45%) Platfora
9 3 (0.34%) Calypso
9 3 (0.34%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.34%) LANDesk
9 3 (0.34%) Lotus
North London
Yoh
Rate: £475 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
CPS Group UK
Rate: £200 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Docklands
iKas International
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago