The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Project Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Director
Rank 589 600 586
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Project Director 17 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.027% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 4
Median daily rate £738 £700 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +76.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £563 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £750 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate - £575 £440
% change year-on-year
- +30.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median 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
46756 47408 46705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.70% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30937 29879 29302
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1327 1880 1986
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Project Director
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Project Director in the job title.

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 30 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Director within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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 +9 14 £738 +1.72% 1
South East -14 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Project Director
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Project Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Project Director 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 Project Director in the job title.

1 12 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
3 10 (41.67%) MS Project
4 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (33.33%) Law
5 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
7 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) Coaching
8 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 2 (8.33%) Migration
9 2 (8.33%) PMP
9 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
9 2 (8.33%) LAN
9 2 (8.33%) WAN
9 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.33%) Degree
9 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
9 2 (8.33%) QA
10 1 (4.17%) Conflict Management
10 1 (4.17%) Record to Report
10 1 (4.17%) Budget Control
10 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle FAH
10 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.17%) People Management

Project Director 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 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (33.33%) Law
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) French Language
4 1 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
3 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Coaching
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.17%) Budget Control
6 1 (4.17%) Business Development
6 1 (4.17%) CAFM
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) E-business
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) Practice Management
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.17%) Validation
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.33%) PMP
4 1 (4.17%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle