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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 341 267 317
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +50
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 286 418 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.84% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.88% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 313 247
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £339 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.90% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £40.41 £55.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.08 £55.00 £30.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £55.00 £46.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.41 £55.00 £41.13
% change year-on-year
-26.53% +33.73%
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
44543 47526 48148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29385 30731 30952
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 £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 1872 2020
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -46 116 £506 +1.25% 21
South East 0 61 £450 +7.14% 6
West Midlands -28 26 £388 -8.82% 3
East of England +4 22 £439 +4.77% 5
South West 0 15 £400 - 2
Yorkshire 0 14 £400 +5.26%
East Midlands -21 12 £400 - 5
North West -29 12 £350 -22.22% 3
North East -36 6 £520 +6.12% 3
IT Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 368 (55.93%) Project Management
2 244 (37.08%) PRINCE2
2 244 (37.08%) Finance
3 158 (24.01%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (23.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 89 (13.53%) Banking
6 72 (10.94%) MS Project
7 67 (10.18%) Migration
8 64 (9.73%) Microsoft
9 59 (8.97%) Change Management
10 58 (8.81%) ITIL
11 57 (8.66%) Retail
12 54 (8.21%) PMP
12 54 (8.21%) PMI Certification
13 51 (7.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 47 (7.14%) Risk Management
15 44 (6.69%) Waterfall
16 43 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
16 43 (6.53%) SDLC
17 41 (6.23%) Security Cleared
17 41 (6.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 40 (6.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 40 (6.08%) Degree
19 38 (5.78%) Project Planning
20 37 (5.62%) Business Analysis
20 37 (5.62%) Programme Management
20 37 (5.62%) MS Office
21 36 (5.47%) MS Excel
21 36 (5.47%) Matrix Organization
22 35 (5.32%) Data Centre

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 14 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.82%) MS Project Server
3 8 (1.22%) Skype for Business
4 7 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.61%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.46%) Apache
7 3 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.46%) Confluence
7 3 (0.46%) SAS
8 2 (0.30%) CMS
8 2 (0.30%) Documentum
8 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.30%) IIS
8 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.15%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.15%) Moodle
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 72 (10.94%) MS Project
2 37 (5.62%) MS Office
3 36 (5.47%) MS Excel
4 12 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.06%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Summit
2 4 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.46%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.30%) Primavera
4 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.15%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.15%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.15%) TrackWise
5 1 (0.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.58%) Office 365
2 13 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.37%) SaaS
4 6 (0.91%) Yammer
5 5 (0.76%) IaaS
6 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.46%) PaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.28%) WAN
2 14 (2.13%) Intranet
3 13 (1.98%) LAN
4 10 (1.52%) Firewall
4 10 (1.52%) Skype
5 9 (1.37%) Internet
6 7 (1.06%) Network Security
7 6 (0.91%) Wireless
8 5 (0.76%) Extranet
9 4 (0.61%) WebEx
10 2 (0.30%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.30%) MPLS
10 2 (0.30%) NAS
10 2 (0.30%) SAN
10 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.30%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.15%) DMVPN
11 1 (0.15%) VLAN
11 1 (0.15%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.22%) Big Data
2 8 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.91%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.46%) Flink
4 3 (0.46%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.46%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.46%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.30%) GIS
5 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.15%) KDB
6 1 (0.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (1.98%) JIRA
2 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 244 (37.08%) Finance
2 89 (13.53%) Banking
3 57 (8.66%) Retail
4 28 (4.26%) Legal
5 22 (3.34%) Front Office
6 16 (2.43%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.28%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.98%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.82%) Law
9 12 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.52%) Marketing
11 9 (1.37%) Billing
12 8 (1.22%) Back Office
12 8 (1.22%) Retail Banking
13 7 (1.06%) Automotive
14 6 (0.91%) French Language
15 5 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
16 4 (0.61%) Advertising
17 3 (0.46%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.58%) .NET
2 9 (1.37%) Middleware
3 3 (0.46%) Kafka
3 3 (0.46%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.30%) Web Services
5 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.15%) jQuery
5 1 (0.15%) REST
5 1 (0.15%) SOAP
5 1 (0.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.32%) Data Centre
3 19 (2.89%) PMI
4 18 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.74%) Virtual Team
5 12 (1.82%) Fixed Income
5 12 (1.82%) NHS
6 9 (1.37%) EPoS
7 8 (1.22%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.22%) Equities
7 8 (1.22%) Market Risk
8 6 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.91%) FMCG
9 5 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.76%) User Experience
10 4 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.46%) Derivative
11 3 (0.46%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.46%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.46%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 33 (5.02%) Windows
2 10 (1.52%) Linux
3 9 (1.37%) Unix
3 9 (1.37%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.22%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.15%) AIX
7 1 (0.15%) Android
7 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.15%) Solaris
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (55.93%) Project Management
2 244 (37.08%) PRINCE2
3 158 (24.01%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (23.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (10.18%) Migration
6 59 (8.97%) Change Management
7 58 (8.81%) ITIL
8 47 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 44 (6.69%) Waterfall
10 43 (6.53%) SDLC
11 40 (6.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 38 (5.78%) Project Planning
13 37 (5.62%) Business Analysis
13 37 (5.62%) Programme Management
14 36 (5.47%) Matrix Organization
15 35 (5.32%) CRM
16 28 (4.26%) Matrix Management
17 26 (3.95%) Scrum
18 25 (3.80%) Asset Management
18 25 (3.80%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 27 (4.10%) SQL
2 7 (1.06%) Java
3 3 (0.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.30%) C
4 2 (0.30%) VBA
5 1 (0.15%) C#
5 1 (0.15%) COBOL
5 1 (0.15%) PHP
5 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (8.21%) PMI Certification
1 54 (8.21%) PMP
2 51 (7.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 41 (6.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 41 (6.23%) Security Cleared
4 40 (6.08%) Degree
5 33 (5.02%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.82%) APMP
7 10 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.91%) MAPM
9 5 (0.76%) ISEB
10 3 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.46%) CCNA
10 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.46%) CISSP
11 2 (0.30%) CCA
11 2 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.17%) QA
2 5 (0.76%) FATCA
2 5 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.76%) MiFID
2 5 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.61%) EMIR
4 2 (0.30%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.30%) GMP
4 2 (0.30%) GxP
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.30%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.30%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.15%) COBIT
5 1 (0.15%) COREP
5 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.15%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.15%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.15%) SCCM
2 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 64 (9.73%) Microsoft
2 24 (3.65%) Oracle
3 15 (2.28%) SAP
4 14 (2.13%) Cisco
5 7 (1.06%) Citrix
5 7 (1.06%) IBM
6 6 (0.91%) VMware
7 4 (0.61%) Lotus
7 4 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.61%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.46%) Adobe
8 3 (0.46%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.46%) Demandware
8 3 (0.46%) Hortonworks
8 3 (0.46%) LANDesk
8 3 (0.46%) Platfora
8 3 (0.46%) Workday
8 3 (0.46%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.30%) Calypso
9 2 (0.30%) hybris
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