The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Project Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Lead
Rank 562 561 540
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Project Leader 68 71 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 33
Median daily rate £531 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.73% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £255 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £785 £650 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £388 £396
% change year-on-year
+33.87% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.05 - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.05 - £33.00
Project Leader
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
46888 50234 48267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.99% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30895 32536 29727
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1440 1905 1932
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in England

Project Leader
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Project Leader Daily Rate Trend in England

Project Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Leader across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Project Leader Daily Rate Histogram in England

Project Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Project Leader Hourly Rate Trend in England

Project Leader
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Leader across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Project Leader Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Project Leader
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 Leader within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -2 33 £538 +4.87% 2
East of England +23 8 £550 +107.54%
West Midlands -18 8 £450 -10.00%
North West +13 6 - - 1
South East -9 5 £400 +6.66%
South West +10 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +8 2 £326 -28.06% 1
East Midlands -4 2 £500 +115.05%
North East - 2 £600 -
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Project Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Project Leader 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 Leader in the job title.

1 41 (35.65%) Finance
2 35 (30.43%) Project Management
3 31 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (18.26%) PRINCE2
5 20 (17.39%) SAP
5 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (13.04%) Banking
7 13 (11.30%) Migration
8 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (7.83%) Security Cleared
10 8 (6.96%) SC Cleared
10 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
11 7 (6.09%) CISSP
11 7 (6.09%) CISM
11 7 (6.09%) Information Security
11 7 (6.09%) Programme Management
11 7 (6.09%) Change Management
11 7 (6.09%) Project Planning
11 7 (6.09%) Degree
12 6 (5.22%) Line Management
12 6 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.22%) JIRA
12 6 (5.22%) SAP CO
12 6 (5.22%) QA
12 6 (5.22%) SAP FI/CO
12 6 (5.22%) SAP FI
12 6 (5.22%) Windows
13 5 (4.35%) CRM
13 5 (4.35%) E-Commerce

Project Leader 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 3 (2.61%) SAS
2 2 (1.74%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.87%) Confluence
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.87%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.87%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) MS Office
2 4 (3.48%) MS Project
3 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.87%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) SAP CO
1 6 (5.22%) SAP FI
1 6 (5.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.61%) ResourceLink
2 3 (2.61%) SAP CRM
2 3 (2.61%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (2.61%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.74%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.87%) BASE24
4 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.87%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.87%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.87%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.87%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.87%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.87%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Office 365
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.87%) IaaS
2 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) CTI
1 1 (0.87%) DNS
1 1 (0.87%) FTP
1 1 (0.87%) HTTP
1 1 (0.87%) LAN
1 1 (0.87%) LDAP
1 1 (0.87%) SAN
1 1 (0.87%) WAN
1 1 (0.87%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.61%) SAP HANA
2 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.87%) Adabas
3 1 (0.87%) Big Data
3 1 (0.87%) Essbase
3 1 (0.87%) GIS
3 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.87%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.87%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.87%) SAS EBI
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (5.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.87%) Protractor
2 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
General
1 41 (35.65%) Finance
2 15 (13.04%) Banking
3 4 (3.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.61%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
4 3 (2.61%) Retail
5 2 (1.74%) Legal
5 2 (1.74%) Publishing
6 1 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Front Office
6 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) Middleware
2 2 (1.74%) .NET
3 1 (0.87%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.87%) HTML
3 1 (0.87%) HTML5
3 1 (0.87%) Java EE
3 1 (0.87%) jQuery
3 1 (0.87%) REST
3 1 (0.87%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.87%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.48%) NHS
3 3 (2.61%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.74%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.74%) PMI
4 2 (1.74%) User Experience
5 1 (0.87%) Biometrics
5 1 (0.87%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.87%) Derivative
5 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.87%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.87%) Replication
5 1 (0.87%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.22%) Windows
2 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.74%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.87%) Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Unix
3 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.43%) Project Management
2 31 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (18.26%) PRINCE2
4 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.30%) Migration
6 7 (6.09%) Change Management
6 7 (6.09%) Information Security
6 7 (6.09%) Programme Management
6 7 (6.09%) Project Planning
7 6 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (5.22%) Line Management
7 6 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.35%) CRM
8 5 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.35%) Resource Management
8 5 (4.35%) Scrum
8 5 (4.35%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.48%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.74%) C
1 2 (1.74%) C#
2 1 (0.87%) Java
2 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.87%) NATURAL
2 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.87%) Python
2 1 (0.87%) Scala
2 1 (0.87%) SQL
2 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.96%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.09%) CISM
3 7 (6.09%) CISSP
3 7 (6.09%) Degree
4 3 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.74%) APMP
5 2 (1.74%) ISEB
5 2 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.74%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.87%) ACCA
6 1 (0.87%) CIMA
6 1 (0.87%) ICAEW
6 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.87%) MCITP
6 1 (0.87%) MCTS
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.87%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) QA
2 5 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.74%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) SAP
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.35%) HP
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle
4 3 (2.61%) Bloomberg
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco
4 3 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.74%) Google
5 2 (1.74%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.74%) VMware
5 2 (1.74%) webMethods
6 1 (0.87%) Adobe
6 1 (0.87%) Citrix
6 1 (0.87%) EMC
6 1 (0.87%) IBM
6 1 (0.87%) Informatica
6 1 (0.87%) Lotus
6 1 (0.87%) NetApp
6 1 (0.87%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.87%) Sun