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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 306 297 302
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 314 292 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.66% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 200 156
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£450 £438 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £25.48 £26.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 £51.75 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +21.73%
IT Project Manager
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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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
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 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 137 £500 +5.26% 31
North West +3 43 £390 -4.87% 15
South East -37 35 £419 +4.68% 12
East of England +8 24 £500 +8.10% 3
South West +8 22 £390 -3.10% 3
West Midlands -5 22 £350 -6.04% 4
Yorkshire -7 18 £406 -2.98% 6
North East -9 4 £325 -22.15%
East Midlands -15 4 £291 -39.63% 4
Midlands +1 2 £550 -
South Coast - 2 - -
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IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 309 (51.16%) Project Management
2 217 (35.93%) PRINCE2
3 192 (31.79%) Finance
4 143 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 102 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (11.59%) Banking
7 68 (11.26%) Retail
8 55 (9.11%) ITIL
8 55 (9.11%) PMI Certification
9 48 (7.95%) MS Project
10 46 (7.62%) Microsoft
11 41 (6.79%) Migration
11 41 (6.79%) Waterfall
12 38 (6.29%) Degree
12 38 (6.29%) Programme Management
12 38 (6.29%) PMP
12 38 (6.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 35 (5.79%) E-Commerce
13 35 (5.79%) SAP
14 32 (5.30%) CRM
14 32 (5.30%) Business Analysis
15 31 (5.13%) PRINCE
15 31 (5.13%) Telecoms
16 30 (4.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 29 (4.80%) Project Planning
18 28 (4.64%) Investment Banking
19 27 (4.47%) Change Management
19 27 (4.47%) Scrum
20 26 (4.30%) MS Excel
20 26 (4.30%) Supplier Management

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.16%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.66%) CMS
4 3 (0.50%) FileNet
5 2 (0.33%) Confluence
5 2 (0.33%) Lync
5 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) SAS
6 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.17%) Drupal
6 1 (0.17%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.17%) Liferay
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 48 (7.95%) MS Project
2 26 (4.30%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.48%) MS Office
4 14 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.33%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.33%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.32%) ION MarketView
2 6 (0.99%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.66%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.50%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.50%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.50%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.33%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.17%) Maximo
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.82%) Office 365
2 2 (0.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.16%) WAN
2 6 (0.99%) Intranet
2 6 (0.99%) LAN
3 4 (0.66%) Unified Communications
3 4 (0.66%) Network Security
3 4 (0.66%) Internet
4 3 (0.50%) VPN
4 3 (0.50%) SAN
4 3 (0.50%) Wireless
4 3 (0.50%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.33%) MVNO
5 2 (0.33%) Firewall
5 2 (0.33%) HTTP
5 2 (0.33%) ATM
6 1 (0.17%) DHCP
6 1 (0.17%) PBX
6 1 (0.17%) PSTN
6 1 (0.17%) SMS
6 1 (0.17%) VoIP
6 1 (0.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.16%) Big Data
2 6 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.66%) Hadoop
3 4 (0.66%) QlikView
3 4 (0.66%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.33%) HBase
5 2 (0.33%) CouchDB
5 2 (0.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.33%) IDOL
5 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.33%) DB2
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 192 (31.79%) Finance
2 70 (11.59%) Banking
3 68 (11.26%) Retail
4 31 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 28 (4.64%) Investment Banking
6 24 (3.97%) Front Office
7 19 (3.15%) Legal
8 14 (2.32%) Marketing
8 14 (2.32%) Manufacturing
9 13 (2.15%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.66%) Law
11 9 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (1.32%) Back Office
13 6 (0.99%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.99%) Automotive
13 6 (0.99%) Billing
14 5 (0.83%) Electronics
15 4 (0.66%) Local Government
16 3 (0.50%) Advertising
16 3 (0.50%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.32%) .NET
2 4 (0.66%) EDI
3 2 (0.33%) HTML
4 1 (0.17%) J2EE
4 1 (0.17%) Web Services
4 1 (0.17%) XML
4 1 (0.17%) Spring
4 1 (0.17%) LAMP
4 1 (0.17%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.17%) XMPP
4 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.17%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.97%) PMI
3 22 (3.64%) NHS
4 18 (2.98%) Fixed Income
4 18 (2.98%) Derivative
5 12 (1.99%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.16%) Equities
7 6 (0.99%) FMCG
7 6 (0.99%) Credit Risk
8 4 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.66%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.66%) Market Risk
8 4 (0.66%) DTV
8 4 (0.66%) EPoS
8 4 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.50%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.50%) Open Source
10 2 (0.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.97%) Windows
2 6 (0.99%) Windows 7
2 6 (0.99%) UNIX
3 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.50%) Android
6 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.33%) AIX
6 2 (0.33%) Linux
7 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (51.16%) Project Management
2 217 (35.93%) PRINCE2
3 143 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 102 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (9.11%) ITIL
6 41 (6.79%) Migration
6 41 (6.79%) Waterfall
7 38 (6.29%) Programme Management
8 35 (5.79%) E-Commerce
9 32 (5.30%) CRM
9 32 (5.30%) Business Analysis
10 31 (5.13%) PRINCE
11 29 (4.80%) Project Planning
12 27 (4.47%) Change Management
12 27 (4.47%) Scrum
13 26 (4.30%) Supplier Management
14 25 (4.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 23 (3.81%) Risk Management
15 23 (3.81%) Asset Management
15 23 (3.81%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.32%) Java
2 12 (1.99%) SQL
3 2 (0.33%) C
4 1 (0.17%) C++
4 1 (0.17%) COBOL
4 1 (0.17%) PHP
4 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.17%) VB
4 1 (0.17%) VBA
4 1 (0.17%) Python
4 1 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 55 (9.11%) PMI Certification
2 38 (6.29%) Degree
2 38 (6.29%) PMP
2 38 (6.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 30 (4.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 20 (3.31%) Security Cleared
5 16 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.99%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.83%) CISSP
9 4 (0.66%) APMP
9 4 (0.66%) CISA
9 4 (0.66%) CISM
10 1 (0.17%) MCP
10 1 (0.17%) HNC
10 1 (0.17%) HND
10 1 (0.17%) CCNA
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.17%) GCIA
10 1 (0.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.82%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) SLA
3 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.50%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.33%) GxP
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.33%) XenApp
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.66%) SCCM
2 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.17%) MOM
2 1 (0.17%) Nessus
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (7.62%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.79%) SAP
3 18 (2.98%) Oracle
4 14 (2.32%) VMware
5 11 (1.82%) ION Trading
6 10 (1.66%) Citrix
7 7 (1.16%) Cisco
8 5 (0.83%) JD Edwards
8 5 (0.83%) Charles River
9 4 (0.66%) HP
10 3 (0.50%) Kronos
10 3 (0.50%) Sophis
11 2 (0.33%) Cyber-Ark
11 2 (0.33%) MobileIron
11 2 (0.33%) Vermilion
11 2 (0.33%) OpenText
11 2 (0.33%) Symantec
11 2 (0.33%) IBM
11 2 (0.33%) Lotus
11 2 (0.33%) Juniper
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