The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Director 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 Project Director 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
Project Director
Rank 584 568 561
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Director 7 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.030% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.032% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Average daily rate £633 £725 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £585 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £750 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate - £725 £625
% change year-on-year
- +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Project Director
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% -

Project Director
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Director in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Director Jobs Demand Trend in England

Project Director
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Director across the England region.

Project Director Daily Rate Trend in England

Project Director
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Director across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Project Director Daily Rate Histogram in England

Project Director
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Director across the England region.

Project Director Hourly Rate Trend in England

Project Director
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 Project Director 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 +8 5 £633 -15.66%
South East +9 1 - -
Project Director
UK

Project Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Project Director 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 Project Director in their job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
1 5 (35.71%) Coaching
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) QA
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) Practice Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 1 (7.14%) hybris
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development

Project Director
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 Project Director 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 Project Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Coaching
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Practice Management
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) hybris
1 1 (7.14%) SAP