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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 276 320 313
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -7
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 397 293 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.57% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.62% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 212 181
Average daily rate
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£440 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £595 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £54.50 £26.98 £31.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.03% -15.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.95 £23.69 £16.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £33.89 £44.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.00 £26.98 £31.78
% change year-on-year
+100.18% -15.11%
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
49918 47231 45321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.31% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32491 29236 27556
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1858 1876 1985
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 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
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 2 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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 +16 156 £450 - 25
South East -7 84 £425 +8.28% 6
North West -6 39 £470 +22.07% 13
East of England +11 35 £475 +14.45% 10
South West +16 26 £400 -3.03% 5
Yorkshire -20 22 £413 +10.00% 7
East Midlands +6 21 £385 +2.66% 3
West Midlands +15 19 £400 - 5
North East -29 1 £350 - 3
Midlands - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
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IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 374 (53.13%) Project Management
2 242 (34.38%) Finance
3 240 (34.09%) PRINCE2
4 186 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 117 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (13.07%) Banking
7 73 (10.37%) ITIL
8 68 (9.66%) Retail
9 57 (8.10%) Microsoft
9 57 (8.10%) PMI Certification
10 52 (7.39%) Migration
10 52 (7.39%) Change Management
11 50 (7.10%) Programme Management
12 49 (6.96%) Waterfall
13 47 (6.68%) Degree
14 46 (6.53%) SDLC
15 45 (6.39%) MS Project
16 41 (5.82%) Data Centre
17 37 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 37 (5.26%) SAP
18 36 (5.11%) Service Management
19 35 (4.97%) CRM
19 35 (4.97%) PMP
20 34 (4.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 34 (4.83%) Business Analysis
21 33 (4.69%) MS Excel
22 32 (4.55%) Windows
22 32 (4.55%) PRINCE
22 32 (4.55%) Telecoms
23 30 (4.26%) Matrix Management

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.85%) CMS
3 4 (0.57%) Lync
4 3 (0.43%) Confluence
4 3 (0.43%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.28%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.28%) Apache
5 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.14%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.14%) SAS
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.14%) Alfresco
Applications
1 45 (6.39%) MS Project
2 33 (4.69%) MS Excel
3 29 (4.12%) MS Office
4 15 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) SPSS
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Maximo
2 4 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.43%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.43%) Eagle PACE
3 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.43%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.43%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (0.28%) Agresso
4 2 (0.28%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.98%) Office 365
2 8 (1.14%) SaaS
3 2 (0.28%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.28%) Firewall
2 8 (1.14%) WAN
2 8 (1.14%) Internet
3 7 (0.99%) SAN
3 7 (0.99%) Intranet
4 4 (0.57%) LAN
4 4 (0.57%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.43%) Network Security
6 2 (0.28%) Extranet
6 2 (0.28%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.28%) WebEx
7 1 (0.14%) MVNO
7 1 (0.14%) PABX
7 1 (0.14%) MPLS
7 1 (0.14%) FTP
7 1 (0.14%) HTTP
7 1 (0.14%) Wireless
7 1 (0.14%) Softphone
7 1 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.14%) Big Data
3 7 (0.99%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.99%) QlikView
4 4 (0.57%) DB2
4 4 (0.57%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.28%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.28%) IDOL
6 2 (0.28%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.28%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.28%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.28%) HBase
7 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (1.28%) JIRA
2 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 242 (34.38%) Finance
2 92 (13.07%) Banking
3 68 (9.66%) Retail
4 32 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.84%) Investment Banking
6 24 (3.41%) Legal
7 23 (3.27%) Marketing
8 21 (2.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 20 (2.84%) Retail Banking
10 15 (2.13%) Front Office
11 13 (1.85%) Back Office
12 12 (1.70%) Law
12 12 (1.70%) Manufacturing
13 11 (1.56%) Advertising
14 10 (1.42%) Financial Institution
15 9 (1.28%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.85%) Local Government
17 5 (0.71%) Automotive
18 4 (0.57%) Billing
18 4 (0.57%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.55%) .NET
2 5 (0.71%) EDI
2 5 (0.71%) Middleware
3 3 (0.43%) Web Services
3 3 (0.43%) XML
3 3 (0.43%) Velocity
4 2 (0.28%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.28%) XMPP
5 1 (0.14%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.14%) CSS
5 1 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.14%) XSD
5 1 (0.14%) XSLT
5 1 (0.14%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.14%) Spring
5 1 (0.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (5.82%) Data Centre
2 29 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.98%) PMI
4 21 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.13%) NHS
6 12 (1.70%) CESG
7 10 (1.42%) Derivative
7 10 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.14%) Credit Risk
8 8 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (0.85%) Equities
9 6 (0.85%) Market Risk
9 6 (0.85%) FMCG
10 5 (0.71%) EPoS
10 5 (0.71%) User Experience
11 4 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.57%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.57%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.57%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (4.55%) Windows
2 9 (1.28%) Windows 7
2 9 (1.28%) UNIX
3 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (0.71%) Linux
5 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.28%) Android
5 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.14%) AIX
6 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (53.13%) Project Management
2 240 (34.09%) PRINCE2
3 186 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 117 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (10.37%) ITIL
6 52 (7.39%) Change Management
6 52 (7.39%) Migration
7 50 (7.10%) Programme Management
8 49 (6.96%) Waterfall
9 46 (6.53%) SDLC
10 36 (5.11%) Service Management
11 35 (4.97%) CRM
12 34 (4.83%) Business Analysis
13 32 (4.55%) PRINCE
14 30 (4.26%) Matrix Management
15 29 (4.12%) Project Planning
15 29 (4.12%) People Management
16 28 (3.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 28 (3.98%) E-Commerce
16 28 (3.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (1.99%) SQL
2 9 (1.28%) Java
3 7 (0.99%) C
4 3 (0.43%) C#
4 3 (0.43%) COBOL
4 3 (0.43%) PHP
4 3 (0.43%) R
5 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.14%) Perl
5 1 (0.14%) VBA
5 1 (0.14%) Python
5 1 (0.14%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 57 (8.10%) PMI Certification
2 47 (6.68%) Degree
3 37 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 35 (4.97%) PMP
5 34 (4.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 23 (3.27%) Security Cleared
7 18 (2.56%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.71%) APMP
10 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (0.28%) ISEB
11 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.14%) MCP
11 1 (0.14%) CCNA
11 1 (0.14%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (1.70%) QA
3 6 (0.85%) SLA
4 5 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.71%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.43%) GxP
6 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.14%) Basel III
7 1 (0.14%) P3O
7 1 (0.14%) EMIR
7 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.14%) HL7
7 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.57%) XenApp
3 3 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.14%) vMotion
2 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 57 (8.10%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.26%) SAP
3 25 (3.55%) Oracle
4 14 (1.99%) Citrix
5 10 (1.42%) Cisco
6 9 (1.28%) VMware
7 7 (0.99%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.43%) Symantec
8 3 (0.43%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.43%) Juniper
8 3 (0.43%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.43%) Informatica
8 3 (0.43%) JDA
8 3 (0.43%) Sybase
8 3 (0.43%) Adobe
8 3 (0.43%) Sun
8 3 (0.43%) HP
9 2 (0.28%) Avaya
9 2 (0.28%) F5
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