The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Leader 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 Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Lead
Rank 554 529 482
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -47
Contract jobs requiring a Project Leader 37 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.076% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.083% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £560 £790
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.91% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £22.35 £34.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.26% +29.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £34.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-34.26% +29.52%
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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
46799 45973 39698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.31% 92.47% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28978 28720 23273
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1854 1876 2044
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 5 May 2015.

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
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 Leader within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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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 9 £490 +25.64% 3
West Midlands -12 7 £288 -4.16% 1
South East -27 7 £398 +4.85%
North West -18 3 - - 3
South West - 3 - - 1
East Midlands -10 2 £250 -
Yorkshire -18 1 £500 +42.85% 1
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Project Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Project Leader 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 Leader in their job title.

1 31 (43.06%) Project Management
2 15 (20.83%) SAP
3 14 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (18.06%) Finance
5 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 11 (15.28%) PRINCE2
7 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (9.72%) Migration
9 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.33%) SQL
9 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
10 5 (6.94%) Windows
10 5 (6.94%) Oracle
10 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
10 5 (6.94%) PMI
10 5 (6.94%) PMP
10 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
10 5 (6.94%) Retail
10 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
10 5 (6.94%) Change Control
11 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
11 4 (5.56%) Logistics
11 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
11 4 (5.56%) Degree
11 4 (5.56%) Firewall
11 4 (5.56%) Change Management
11 4 (5.56%) MS Office
11 4 (5.56%) ITIL
11 4 (5.56%) SharePoint

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Project Leader 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 Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) Simulink
3 2 (2.78%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.78%) SAP HR
1 2 (2.78%) SAP SD
1 2 (2.78%) SAP MM
1 2 (2.78%) SAP PP
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.39%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.39%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) FinancialForce.com
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Firewall
2 3 (4.17%) OSPF
3 2 (2.78%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.78%) VPLS
3 2 (2.78%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.78%) Wireless
3 2 (2.78%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.78%) Intranet
3 2 (2.78%) MPLS
3 2 (2.78%) WAN
3 2 (2.78%) DHCP
3 2 (2.78%) DNS
3 2 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) LDAP
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) DMZ
4 1 (1.39%) VRRP
4 1 (1.39%) BGP
4 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.78%) QlikView
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.39%) DataStage
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Retail
2 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.17%) Automotive
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.39%) French Language
5 1 (1.39%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.39%) XML
2 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) PMI
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) EPoS
5 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) Equities
5 1 (1.39%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.39%) PKI
5 1 (1.39%) Statistics
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) Project Management
2 14 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (15.28%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.72%) Migration
5 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 5 (6.94%) Change Control
7 4 (5.56%) Logistics
7 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 4 (5.56%) Change Management
7 4 (5.56%) ITIL
8 3 (4.17%) ERP
8 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.17%) Validation
8 3 (4.17%) Information Security
8 3 (4.17%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.17%) Time Management
8 3 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) C++
3 2 (2.78%) MATLAB
3 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.39%) VBA
4 1 (1.39%) Java
4 1 (1.39%) C
4 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) PMP
1 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) MCSE
4 1 (1.39%) HNC
4 1 (1.39%) HND
4 1 (1.39%) CCNA
4 1 (1.39%) CISSP
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.39%) CISA
4 1 (1.39%) CISM
4 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) GxP
1 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.39%) QA
1 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) SAP
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) Cisco
4 3 (4.17%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) Nortel
5 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.78%) Informatica
6 1 (1.39%) Siebel
6 1 (1.39%) JDA
6 1 (1.39%) Sage
6 1 (1.39%) Kronos
6 1 (1.39%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.39%) Endeca
6 1 (1.39%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) Marketo
6 1 (1.39%) Oneserve
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