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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Lead
Rank 526 506 474
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Project Leader 37 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.074% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.080% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 14
Average daily rate
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£305 £337 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.49% -15.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £184 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £239
% change year-on-year
-21.31% +46.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -
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
42674 41220 37638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27249 25109 21792
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1679 1871 2280
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -2 9 £425 +50.44% 2
South East -28 6 £300 -14.04%
North West +2 5 £330 - 4
West Midlands +1 3 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £323 -
South West -19 2 - - 2
North East - - - - 1
Project Leader
UK

Project Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 42 (38.89%) Project Management
2 24 (22.22%) Finance
3 21 (19.44%) Migration
4 18 (16.67%) Oracle
4 18 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 17 (15.74%) PRINCE2
5 17 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (14.81%) SQL
7 14 (12.96%) MS Excel
8 13 (12.04%) WAN
8 13 (12.04%) XML
8 13 (12.04%) Windows
8 13 (12.04%) Degree
9 12 (11.11%) UNIX
10 11 (10.19%) Internet
11 10 (9.26%) OSPF
11 10 (9.26%) Firewall
11 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.26%) LAN
11 10 (9.26%) Cisco
12 9 (8.33%) Nortel
12 9 (8.33%) MS Office
12 9 (8.33%) SAP
12 9 (8.33%) MPLS
12 9 (8.33%) EIGRP
12 9 (8.33%) CheckPoint
12 9 (8.33%) VPLS
12 9 (8.33%) Life Science
12 9 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (7.41%) SolarWinds

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.70%) FileNet
3 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.33%) MS Office
3 8 (7.41%) MS Project
4 6 (5.56%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.85%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.93%) SAP WM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.93%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.04%) WAN
2 11 (10.19%) Internet
3 10 (9.26%) OSPF
3 10 (9.26%) Firewall
3 10 (9.26%) LAN
4 9 (8.33%) MPLS
4 9 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 9 (8.33%) VPLS
4 9 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (7.41%) DMZ
5 8 (7.41%) BGP
5 8 (7.41%) Wireless
6 4 (3.70%) LTE
6 4 (3.70%) NAS
6 4 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.70%) SAN
7 2 (1.85%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.85%) DSL
7 2 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.56%) MySQL
3 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.93%) Essbase
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 24 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (5.56%) Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Dutch Language
4 4 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Hindi Language
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.04%) XML
2 7 (6.48%) HTML
2 7 (6.48%) JDBC
2 7 (6.48%) JSP
2 7 (6.48%) Servlets
3 6 (5.56%) Ajax
3 6 (5.56%) GWT
3 6 (5.56%) XSLT
3 6 (5.56%) DHTML
3 6 (5.56%) .NET
4 5 (4.63%) STL
5 2 (1.85%) Middleware
6 1 (0.93%) CGI
6 1 (0.93%) EDI
6 1 (0.93%) J2EE
6 1 (0.93%) Struts
6 1 (0.93%) Web Services
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.93%) EJB
6 1 (0.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Life Science
2 6 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 6 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.56%) Biology
2 6 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.63%) PMI
3 5 (4.63%) Fixed Income
3 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.85%) User Experience
4 2 (1.85%) EPoS
5 1 (0.93%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) CMDB
5 1 (0.93%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.93%) PKI
5 1 (0.93%) Derivative
5 1 (0.93%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.04%) Windows
2 12 (11.11%) UNIX
3 6 (5.56%) Linux
4 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.89%) Project Management
2 21 (19.44%) Migration
3 17 (15.74%) PRINCE2
3 17 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (6.48%) Change Management
5 7 (6.48%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (5.56%) Bioinformatics
6 6 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 6 (5.56%) Build Automation
7 5 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.63%) Waterfall
7 5 (4.63%) Project Governance
7 5 (4.63%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (4.63%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (4.63%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.63%) Coaching
7 5 (4.63%) Project Planning
8 4 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.81%) SQL
2 7 (6.48%) Java
2 7 (6.48%) JavaScript
2 7 (6.48%) Perl
3 6 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 6 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.56%) Python
4 5 (4.63%) C++
5 3 (2.78%) C
6 2 (1.85%) C#
6 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Degree
2 8 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.48%) PMP
3 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.93%) HNC
6 1 (0.93%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.85%) SCCM
2 2 (1.85%) Netcool
2 2 (1.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (1.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.93%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 18 (16.67%) Oracle
1 18 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.26%) Cisco
3 9 (8.33%) Nortel
3 9 (8.33%) SAP
3 9 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 8 (7.41%) SolarWinds
5 5 (4.63%) IBM
6 4 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (1.85%) Primavera
7 2 (1.85%) Symantec
7 2 (1.85%) VMware
7 2 (1.85%) Cognos
7 2 (1.85%) Intel
8 1 (0.93%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.93%) Siemens
8 1 (0.93%) Lotus
8 1 (0.93%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.93%) Tableau
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