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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
UK / England
Rank 308 284 303
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 284 365 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.80% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.84% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 273 223
Median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £332 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% -7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.44 £29.90 £41.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £48.25 £47.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-27.71% -7.77%

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
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -9 118 £510 +2.00% 15
South East +17 70 £410 -0.60% 8
North West +25 20 £425 +5.59% 5
South West -3 15 £375 -8.81% 4
East of England -4 15 £375 -9.09% 4
Yorkshire -4 14 £425 - 3
West Midlands -22 14 £393 -6.54% 3
North East -7 8 £513 - 4
East Midlands -15 8 £450 +11.11% 3
Midlands +2 1 - -
IT Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 341 (57.21%) Project Management
2 223 (37.42%) PRINCE2
3 215 (36.07%) Finance
4 142 (23.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 141 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (13.09%) Banking
7 63 (10.57%) Migration
8 56 (9.40%) Retail
8 56 (9.40%) MS Project
9 53 (8.89%) Change Management
10 51 (8.56%) Microsoft
11 48 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 47 (7.89%) PMI Certification
13 46 (7.72%) Waterfall
14 45 (7.55%) ITIL
15 44 (7.38%) SDLC
16 42 (7.05%) PMP
17 41 (6.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 39 (6.54%) Matrix Organization
19 38 (6.38%) Project Planning
20 37 (6.21%) Programme Management
20 37 (6.21%) Risk Management
21 36 (6.04%) QA
22 35 (5.87%) Degree
22 35 (5.87%) Security Cleared
23 33 (5.54%) Data Centre
24 30 (5.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
25 28 (4.70%) SC Cleared
26 27 (4.53%) MS Excel
26 27 (4.53%) CRM

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 15 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.51%) MS Project Server
3 7 (1.17%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.01%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.50%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.34%) Confluence
7 2 (0.34%) Documentum
7 2 (0.34%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.17%) CMS
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.17%) FileNet
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.17%) Moodle
8 1 (0.17%) SAS
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (9.40%) MS Project
2 27 (4.53%) MS Excel
3 25 (4.19%) MS Office
4 10 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.34%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Primavera
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.17%) Summit
4 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.03%) Office 365
2 14 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.34%) SaaS
4 5 (0.84%) IaaS
4 5 (0.84%) Yammer
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.50%) PaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) Taleo
6 1 (0.17%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.52%) WAN
2 13 (2.18%) LAN
3 12 (2.01%) Firewall
4 8 (1.34%) Skype
5 6 (1.01%) Intranet
6 4 (0.67%) Internet
7 3 (0.50%) WebEx
8 2 (0.34%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.34%) MPLS
8 2 (0.34%) Network Security
8 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.34%) VoIP
8 2 (0.34%) VPN
8 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.17%) DMVPN
9 1 (0.17%) DNS
9 1 (0.17%) HTTP
9 1 (0.17%) Softphone
9 1 (0.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.01%) Big Data
3 4 (0.67%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.50%) Flink
4 3 (0.50%) GIS
4 3 (0.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.17%) QlikView
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.68%) JIRA
2 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
General
1 215 (36.07%) Finance
2 78 (13.09%) Banking
3 56 (9.40%) Retail
4 25 (4.19%) Legal
5 22 (3.69%) Front Office
6 17 (2.85%) Investment Banking
7 16 (2.68%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.01%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.68%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.51%) Marketing
11 8 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (1.01%) Back Office
12 6 (1.01%) French Language
13 5 (0.84%) Automotive
13 5 (0.84%) Billing
13 5 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.67%) Law
15 3 (0.50%) Advertising
15 3 (0.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.34%) .NET
2 5 (0.84%) Middleware
3 3 (0.50%) Kafka
3 3 (0.50%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (0.17%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.17%) jQuery
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.17%) REST
4 1 (0.17%) SOAP
4 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.54%) Data Centre
2 26 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.36%) PMI
4 16 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.68%) Virtual Team
5 14 (2.35%) NHS
6 11 (1.85%) Fixed Income
7 9 (1.51%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.01%) Derivative
10 5 (0.84%) Equities
10 5 (0.84%) FMCG
10 5 (0.84%) Market Risk
10 5 (0.84%) User Experience
11 4 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.67%) EPoS
11 4 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.50%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.50%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.52%) Windows
2 6 (1.01%) Windows 10
2 6 (1.01%) Windows Server
3 5 (0.84%) Linux
4 4 (0.67%) Unix
5 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.34%) Android
6 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.34%) VMS
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (57.21%) Project Management
2 223 (37.42%) PRINCE2
3 142 (23.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 141 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (10.57%) Migration
6 53 (8.89%) Change Management
7 46 (7.72%) Waterfall
8 45 (7.55%) ITIL
9 44 (7.38%) SDLC
10 39 (6.54%) Matrix Organization
11 38 (6.38%) Project Planning
12 37 (6.21%) Programme Management
12 37 (6.21%) Risk Management
13 30 (5.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 27 (4.53%) CRM
15 26 (4.36%) Business Analysis
16 24 (4.03%) Supplier Management
17 23 (3.86%) Matrix Management
17 23 (3.86%) Project Governance
18 20 (3.36%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.85%) SQL
2 4 (0.67%) C
3 2 (0.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 48 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 47 (7.89%) PMI Certification
3 42 (7.05%) PMP
4 41 (6.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 35 (5.87%) Degree
5 35 (5.87%) Security Cleared
6 28 (4.70%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.35%) APMP
8 7 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.84%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.84%) MAPM
10 4 (0.67%) CISSP
11 3 (0.50%) CISM
11 3 (0.50%) HNC
12 2 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.34%) ISEB
12 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.17%) CISA
13 1 (0.17%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.04%) QA
2 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.67%) MiFID
3 3 (0.50%) GDPR
3 3 (0.50%) GxP
3 3 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.34%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.34%) EMIR
4 2 (0.34%) FATCA
4 2 (0.34%) GMP
4 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.34%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
5 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (0.17%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (0.17%) SCCM
1 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 51 (8.56%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.52%) Oracle
3 12 (2.01%) Cisco
3 12 (2.01%) SAP
4 5 (0.84%) BT
4 5 (0.84%) Computacenter
4 5 (0.84%) Demandware
5 4 (0.67%) hybris
5 4 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (0.67%) VMware
6 3 (0.50%) Citrix
6 3 (0.50%) IBM
6 3 (0.50%) Pega
6 3 (0.50%) Workday
6 3 (0.50%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe
7 2 (0.34%) HP
7 2 (0.34%) iManage
7 2 (0.34%) NICE Systems
7 2 (0.34%) ServiceNow
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