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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 288 292 257
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -35
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 387 382 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.76% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.80% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 266 294
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 10
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £30.00 £26.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.60 £30.00 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -1.42%
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
46884 47464 45584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30954 30430 28412
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1810 1872
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 169 £525 +10.52% 28
South East +16 79 £433 +2.97% 14
South West +1 32 £376 -5.93% 6
East of England +11 31 £438 -7.84% 6
North West -17 26 £400 +6.66% 8
Yorkshire -3 18 £450 +8.43% 8
West Midlands -25 17 £450 +5.88% 9
East Midlands -4 10 £400 +12.67% 3
Midlands -4 2 £463 -
North East -62 2 £425 +21.42% 3
IT Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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.

1 484 (55.00%) Project Management
2 330 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 306 (34.77%) Finance
4 223 (25.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 215 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
6 133 (15.11%) Banking
7 103 (11.70%) PMI Certification
8 101 (11.48%) Retail
9 92 (10.45%) MS Project
10 91 (10.34%) Migration
11 79 (8.98%) PMP
12 69 (7.84%) SDLC
13 68 (7.73%) Microsoft
13 68 (7.73%) ITIL
14 62 (7.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 60 (6.82%) Business Analysis
15 60 (6.82%) Change Management
15 60 (6.82%) Waterfall
16 57 (6.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 52 (5.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 48 (5.45%) Project Planning
19 47 (5.34%) ERP
19 47 (5.34%) Risk Management
20 45 (5.11%) Degree
21 42 (4.77%) Scrum
22 41 (4.66%) MS Excel
23 40 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (4.43%) PMI
24 39 (4.43%) Programme Management
24 39 (4.43%) Telecoms

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 24 (2.73%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.36%) MS Project Server
3 8 (0.91%) Confluence
4 6 (0.68%) CMS
5 5 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.45%) SAS
6 4 (0.45%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (0.11%) Apache
8 1 (0.11%) Documentum
8 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.11%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.11%) Moodle
8 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 92 (10.45%) MS Project
2 41 (4.66%) MS Excel
3 33 (3.75%) MS Office
4 15 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.48%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.68%) CA PPM
1 6 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.57%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.45%) TrackWise
4 3 (0.34%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.34%) Maximo
4 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.34%) Summit
5 2 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.23%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.23%) Primavera
5 2 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.11%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.25%) Office 365
2 9 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.57%) SaaS
5 3 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.11%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.11%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.59%) WAN
2 13 (1.48%) LAN
3 11 (1.25%) Firewall
3 11 (1.25%) Wireless
4 9 (1.02%) Intranet
5 8 (0.91%) Network Security
6 7 (0.80%) Internet
6 7 (0.80%) SAN
6 7 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.57%) Skype
8 4 (0.45%) VPN
9 3 (0.34%) ATM
9 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.34%) VoIP
10 2 (0.23%) DMZ
10 2 (0.23%) DNS
10 2 (0.23%) Extranet
10 2 (0.23%) LDAP
10 2 (0.23%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (0.23%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (1.02%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.80%) Big Data
4 3 (0.34%) DataStage
4 3 (0.34%) Electronic Patient Records
4 3 (0.34%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.23%) DB2
5 2 (0.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.11%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.11%) MS Access
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.11%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (1.82%) JIRA
2 2 (0.23%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 306 (34.77%) Finance
2 133 (15.11%) Banking
3 101 (11.48%) Retail
4 39 (4.43%) Telecoms
5 38 (4.32%) Investment Banking
6 25 (2.84%) Front Office
7 18 (2.05%) Back Office
7 18 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.93%) Legal
8 17 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 15 (1.70%) Automotive
10 13 (1.48%) Advertising
10 13 (1.48%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.36%) Marketing
12 9 (1.02%) Billing
12 9 (1.02%) Law
13 7 (0.80%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.57%) Games
15 4 (0.45%) Publishing
16 3 (0.34%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.70%) Middleware
2 13 (1.48%) .NET
3 5 (0.57%) Web Services
4 3 (0.34%) XBRL
5 2 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.23%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (0.23%) Velocity
6 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.11%) CGI
6 1 (0.11%) COM
6 1 (0.11%) Flash
6 1 (0.11%) HTML
6 1 (0.11%) HTML5
6 1 (0.11%) Mason
6 1 (0.11%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.43%) PMI
3 37 (4.20%) Data Centre
4 23 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 15 (1.70%) Virtual Team
6 14 (1.59%) NHS
7 12 (1.36%) Fixed Income
7 12 (1.36%) FMCG
8 11 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.02%) Credit Risk
9 9 (1.02%) Derivative
9 9 (1.02%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.02%) EPoS
9 9 (1.02%) Equities
9 9 (1.02%) Visualisation
10 7 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.80%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (0.80%) Smart Meter
11 6 (0.68%) CCTV
11 6 (0.68%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 29 (3.30%) Windows
2 11 (1.25%) Unix
3 10 (1.14%) Linux
3 10 (1.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.34%) OpenVMS
4 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.11%) Android
6 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (55.00%) Project Management
2 330 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 223 (25.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 215 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (10.34%) Migration
6 69 (7.84%) SDLC
7 68 (7.73%) ITIL
8 60 (6.82%) Business Analysis
8 60 (6.82%) Change Management
8 60 (6.82%) Waterfall
9 57 (6.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 48 (5.45%) Project Planning
11 47 (5.34%) ERP
11 47 (5.34%) Risk Management
12 42 (4.77%) Scrum
13 39 (4.43%) Logistics
13 39 (4.43%) Programme Management
14 38 (4.32%) Change Control
15 36 (4.09%) CRM
16 34 (3.86%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.61%) SQL
2 6 (0.68%) Java
3 3 (0.34%) C
4 2 (0.23%) C#
4 2 (0.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.11%) PHP
5 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.11%) Python
5 1 (0.11%) Scala
5 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 103 (11.70%) PMI Certification
2 79 (8.98%) PMP
3 62 (7.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 52 (5.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 45 (5.11%) Degree
6 36 (4.09%) Security Cleared
7 31 (3.52%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.59%) APMP
9 9 (1.02%) CISSP
10 8 (0.91%) CISA
10 8 (0.91%) CISM
11 6 (0.68%) CCNA
11 6 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.45%) CITP
12 4 (0.45%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.34%) APMG
13 3 (0.34%) ISEB
13 3 (0.34%) MCSE
13 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.27%) QA
2 16 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.02%) MiFID
5 5 (0.57%) SEPA
6 4 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.45%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.34%) COBIT
7 3 (0.34%) COREP
7 3 (0.34%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.34%) EMIR
7 3 (0.34%) SLA
8 2 (0.23%) FATCA
9 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.11%) GAMP
9 1 (0.11%) GxP
9 1 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 15 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (0.34%) SCCM
2 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.11%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 68 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 29 (3.30%) SAP
3 27 (3.07%) Oracle
4 10 (1.14%) Cisco
5 9 (1.02%) VMware
6 7 (0.80%) Citrix
6 7 (0.80%) Google
7 6 (0.68%) IBM
7 6 (0.68%) Rally
8 5 (0.57%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.45%) Bloomberg
9 4 (0.45%) JDA
9 4 (0.45%) Pega
10 3 (0.34%) Autodesk
10 3 (0.34%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.34%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.34%) ION Trading
10 3 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.23%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.23%) Platfora
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Midlands
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwickshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per week
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Derbyshire
JM
Rate: £425 - £485 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £380 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 27 days ago