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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 256 284 256
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 407 340 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.73% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.77% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 257 210
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
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
44757 43990 42263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.48% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27793 25435
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1556 1772 1890
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +32 162 £500 +5.26% 26
South East -1 75 £413 -2.94% 16
Yorkshire +12 34 £425 +2.40% 4
West Midlands +7 33 £415 +4.79% 6
East of England +10 32 £425 -2.85% 3
East Midlands +8 25 £405 +11.72% 5
South West -7 20 £420 +10.39% 9
North West -27 20 £405 +1.25% 11
North East -21 2 £350 -11.11% 1
Midlands -1 1 - -
IT Project Manager
UK

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 426 (51.57%) Project Management
2 308 (37.29%) PRINCE2
3 254 (30.75%) Finance
4 207 (25.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 172 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (11.14%) Banking
7 90 (10.90%) PMI Certification
8 83 (10.05%) Retail
9 72 (8.72%) ITIL
10 70 (8.47%) Migration
11 65 (7.87%) MS Project
12 64 (7.75%) PMP
13 57 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 54 (6.54%) Waterfall
15 52 (6.30%) Microsoft
16 50 (6.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 49 (5.93%) Change Management
18 48 (5.81%) Risk Management
19 47 (5.69%) Project Planning
20 42 (5.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 42 (5.08%) SDLC
21 41 (4.96%) Security Cleared
21 41 (4.96%) Programme Management
22 40 (4.84%) Business Analysis
23 34 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
23 34 (4.12%) PMI
23 34 (4.12%) PRINCE
24 33 (4.00%) Telecoms
24 33 (4.00%) Scrum
24 33 (4.00%) Logistics

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 13 (1.57%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.97%) Skype for Business
3 5 (0.61%) Confluence
3 5 (0.61%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.61%) MS Project Server
4 3 (0.36%) CMS
4 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.12%) Drupal
6 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 65 (7.87%) MS Project
2 29 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 21 (2.54%) MS Office
4 13 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.21%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.24%) Windchill
7 1 (0.12%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.24%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.24%) Maximo
5 2 (0.24%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.24%) SystmOne
5 2 (0.24%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.12%) Primavera
6 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.57%) Office 365
2 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.61%) SaaS
3 4 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.24%) IaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.12%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.12%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.69%) WAN
2 11 (1.33%) LAN
3 10 (1.21%) Firewall
4 9 (1.09%) SAN
5 6 (0.73%) Wireless
6 5 (0.61%) VoIP
7 4 (0.48%) Internet
7 4 (0.48%) Intranet
7 4 (0.48%) Network Security
7 4 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.24%) 4G
8 2 (0.24%) Extranet
8 2 (0.24%) Skype
8 2 (0.24%) VPN
9 1 (0.12%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.12%) DNS
9 1 (0.12%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.12%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.12%) RTP
9 1 (0.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (0.97%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.36%) QlikView
3 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.24%) Big Data
4 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.24%) DataStage
4 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.12%) DB2
5 1 (0.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.12%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.12%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (1.94%) JIRA
2 4 (0.48%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 254 (30.75%) Finance
2 92 (11.14%) Banking
3 83 (10.05%) Retail
4 33 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 30 (3.63%) Investment Banking
6 27 (3.27%) Legal
7 17 (2.06%) Front Office
8 15 (1.82%) Law
8 15 (1.82%) Marketing
9 14 (1.69%) Back Office
9 14 (1.69%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.33%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.97%) Billing
13 7 (0.85%) Electronics
13 7 (0.85%) Publishing
14 6 (0.73%) Advertising
14 6 (0.73%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.61%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.45%) .NET
2 6 (0.73%) Middleware
3 3 (0.36%) SailPoint
4 2 (0.24%) WAP
4 2 (0.24%) XBRL
5 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.12%) FpML
5 1 (0.12%) HTML
5 1 (0.12%) Mason
5 1 (0.12%) Web Services
5 1 (0.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
1 34 (4.12%) PMI
2 32 (3.87%) Data Centre
3 20 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.82%) NHS
5 10 (1.21%) Chip and PIN
6 8 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 7 (0.85%) Credit Risk
7 7 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (0.85%) Equities
7 7 (0.85%) Market Risk
8 6 (0.73%) EPoS
8 6 (0.73%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.61%) Derivative
9 5 (0.61%) Economics
9 5 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.48%) SCADA
10 4 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.36%) CCTV
11 3 (0.36%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 27 (3.27%) Windows
2 12 (1.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (0.61%) Linux
4 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.24%) Unix
6 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.12%) HPUX
7 1 (0.12%) Solaris
7 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (51.57%) Project Management
2 308 (37.29%) PRINCE2
3 207 (25.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 172 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (8.72%) ITIL
6 70 (8.47%) Migration
7 54 (6.54%) Waterfall
8 49 (5.93%) Change Management
9 48 (5.81%) Risk Management
10 47 (5.69%) Project Planning
11 42 (5.08%) SDLC
11 42 (5.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 41 (4.96%) Programme Management
13 40 (4.84%) Business Analysis
14 34 (4.12%) PRINCE
15 33 (4.00%) Logistics
15 33 (4.00%) Scrum
16 30 (3.63%) ERP
17 26 (3.15%) Supplier Management
18 25 (3.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.06%) SQL
2 7 (0.85%) C
3 5 (0.61%) VBA
4 4 (0.48%) Java
4 4 (0.48%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.24%) C#
Qualifications
1 90 (10.90%) PMI Certification
2 64 (7.75%) PMP
3 57 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 50 (6.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 41 (4.96%) Security Cleared
6 31 (3.75%) SC Cleared
7 25 (3.03%) Degree
8 17 (2.06%) APMP
9 10 (1.21%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.85%) HND
11 6 (0.73%) HNC
12 5 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.48%) MCSE
13 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.36%) ISEB
14 3 (0.36%) MCITP
15 2 (0.24%) CAPM
15 2 (0.24%) CISSP
15 2 (0.24%) MCP
15 2 (0.24%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.03%) QA
2 7 (0.85%) SEPA
3 6 (0.73%) MiFID
3 6 (0.73%) SLA
4 5 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.48%) COBIT
5 4 (0.48%) EMIR
5 4 (0.48%) PMBOK
5 4 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.36%) GxP
7 2 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.24%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.12%) Basel III
8 1 (0.12%) FATCA
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) IAG
4 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) Control-M
1 1 (0.12%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (0.12%) SCCM
1 1 (0.12%) vMotion
Vendors
1 52 (6.30%) Microsoft
2 26 (3.15%) SAP
3 16 (1.94%) Oracle
4 15 (1.82%) VMware
5 11 (1.33%) IBM
6 10 (1.21%) Cisco
6 10 (1.21%) Citrix
7 6 (0.73%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.48%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.48%) Cognos
8 4 (0.48%) Guidewire
8 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.36%) Autodesk
9 3 (0.36%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.36%) Rally
9 3 (0.36%) RedPrairie
10 2 (0.24%) Aruba
10 2 (0.24%) BT
10 2 (0.24%) Kronos
10 2 (0.24%) NetSuite
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