The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 298 305 330
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 311 262 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.56% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.61% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 169 124
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+8.66% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 13
Average hourly rate £26.98 £30.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.55% +27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.98 £16.69 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £44.90 £49.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.75% +27.08%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45632 43161 48999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.45% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28179 25919 27988
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1967 2541
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
IT Project Manager
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 +64 142 £425 -5.55% 18
South East -21 67 £400 +6.66% 12
East of England -17 24 £440 +10.00% 6
North West +4 20 £425 +13.33% 3
South West -15 16 £400 -5.88% 4
Yorkshire +9 14 £373 -0.66% 7
East Midlands -3 13 £375 - 1
West Midlands -15 12 £420 +13.59% 4
North East -17 1 - - 3
South Coast - - - -
IT Project Manager
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IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 339 (56.50%) Project Management
2 238 (39.67%) PRINCE2
3 197 (32.83%) Finance
4 141 (23.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 87 (14.50%) Banking
6 63 (10.50%) ITIL
7 61 (10.17%) Migration
8 58 (9.67%) PMI Certification
9 51 (8.50%) Windows
10 46 (7.67%) PMP
11 44 (7.33%) Oracle
12 43 (7.17%) Change Management
13 42 (7.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 41 (6.83%) Retail
15 40 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 37 (6.17%) Microsoft
17 35 (5.83%) NHS
18 33 (5.50%) Investment Banking
19 30 (5.00%) Management Information System
19 30 (5.00%) MS Project
20 29 (4.83%) PMI
20 29 (4.83%) Agile Software Development
21 28 (4.67%) SAP
21 28 (4.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 28 (4.67%) Degree
22 27 (4.50%) MS Office
22 27 (4.50%) Programme Management
23 25 (4.17%) MS Excel
24 24 (4.00%) SharePoint
24 24 (4.00%) UNIX

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 24 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.17%) Drupal
2 7 (1.17%) CMS
3 6 (1.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.67%) Lync
4 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.33%) FileNet
5 2 (0.33%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.33%) Confluence
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.17%) Moodle
6 1 (0.17%) IIS
6 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 30 (5.00%) MS Project
2 27 (4.50%) MS Office
3 25 (4.17%) MS Excel
4 14 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (1.00%) Maximo
3 3 (0.50%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.33%) SAP EWM
4 2 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.33%) TRIRIGA
5 1 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.17%) SunGard APT
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.33%) SaaS
2 4 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.67%) Firewall
2 10 (1.67%) WAN
3 7 (1.17%) LAN
4 6 (1.00%) VoIP
4 6 (1.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.67%) SAN
6 4 (0.67%) Internet
7 3 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.50%) Intranet
8 2 (0.33%) KiloStream
8 2 (0.33%) Wireless
8 2 (0.33%) MPLS
8 2 (0.33%) Extranet
8 2 (0.33%) FTP
8 2 (0.33%) VLAN
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.17%) MVNO
9 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.17%) Data Mining
2 7 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.33%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.33%) EDRMS
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.33%) DB2
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.17%) QlikView
4 1 (0.17%) EDMS
4 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.17%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.17%) LSMW
General
1 197 (32.83%) Finance
2 87 (14.50%) Banking
3 41 (6.83%) Retail
4 33 (5.50%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.17%) Front Office
6 19 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 18 (3.00%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.83%) Back Office
9 16 (2.67%) Legal
10 11 (1.83%) Marketing
11 9 (1.50%) Local Government
12 5 (0.83%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.83%) Law
13 4 (0.67%) Games
13 4 (0.67%) Billing
14 3 (0.50%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.50%) Electronics
14 3 (0.50%) Automotive
15 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.17%) .NET
2 5 (0.83%) HTML
2 5 (0.83%) XML
3 4 (0.67%) JSP
3 4 (0.67%) CGI
3 4 (0.67%) Application Packaging
3 4 (0.67%) Ajax
4 2 (0.33%) Middleware
5 1 (0.17%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.17%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.17%) CSS
5 1 (0.17%) SAML
5 1 (0.17%) JRules
5 1 (0.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (5.83%) NHS
2 30 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 29 (4.83%) PMI
4 14 (2.33%) Economics
5 11 (1.83%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.33%) Informatics
7 7 (1.17%) Market Risk
7 7 (1.17%) FMCG
7 7 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.00%) Life Science
8 6 (1.00%) Derivative
9 5 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.83%) Equities
10 4 (0.67%) Chemistry
10 4 (0.67%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.67%) Web 2.0
11 3 (0.50%) Open Source
11 3 (0.50%) CCTV
11 3 (0.50%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 51 (8.50%) Windows
2 24 (4.00%) UNIX
3 17 (2.83%) Windows 7
3 17 (2.83%) Linux
4 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (56.50%) Project Management
2 238 (39.67%) PRINCE2
3 141 (23.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (10.50%) ITIL
5 61 (10.17%) Migration
6 43 (7.17%) Change Management
7 29 (4.83%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (4.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 27 (4.50%) Programme Management
10 24 (4.00%) Risk Management
11 23 (3.83%) Project Planning
12 22 (3.67%) Change Control
13 19 (3.17%) Resource Management
13 19 (3.17%) Information Security
13 19 (3.17%) PRINCE
14 18 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (3.00%) Asset Management
15 17 (2.83%) Scrum
16 15 (2.50%) CRM
17 14 (2.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.50%) Java
2 14 (2.33%) SQL
3 4 (0.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (0.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (0.67%) PHP
4 3 (0.50%) C
5 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.17%) C#
6 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (9.67%) PMI Certification
2 46 (7.67%) PMP
3 42 (7.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 40 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 28 (4.67%) Degree
6 19 (3.17%) Security Cleared
7 13 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (2.00%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.83%) APMP
9 5 (0.83%) CISSP
10 4 (0.67%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.50%) CAPM
11 3 (0.50%) HNC
12 2 (0.33%) CISA
12 2 (0.33%) CCSE
12 2 (0.33%) ISEB
12 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.17%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.17%) CCNP
13 1 (0.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.17%) QA
2 4 (0.67%) GxP
2 4 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.50%) EMIR
3 3 (0.50%) SLA
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) Basel III
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.17%) XenApp
4 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (1.17%) SCCM
2 4 (0.67%) Control-M
3 2 (0.33%) SCOM
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 44 (7.33%) Oracle
2 37 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 28 (4.67%) SAP
4 16 (2.67%) Citrix
5 13 (2.17%) Cisco
6 12 (2.00%) IBM
7 11 (1.83%) VMware
8 8 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
9 7 (1.17%) Sybase
9 7 (1.17%) Avaya
9 7 (1.17%) Hyperion
9 7 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.83%) BMC
11 4 (0.67%) NetApp
11 4 (0.67%) Websense
11 4 (0.67%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.50%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (0.50%) MobileIron
12 3 (0.50%) Kenexa
12 3 (0.50%) Informatica
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary per rota, 6 months fixed term
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: From £30,196 to £34,666 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East England
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £425 - £475 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
MRP Global
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Attractive rates on offer
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £495 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago