The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Project Manager 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 Senior IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior IT Project Manager
Rank 572 543 552
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior IT Project Manager 16 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.032% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.034% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 13
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £383 £370
% change year-on-year
+30.71% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £44.90 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.90 -
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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
47502 44109 49177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.02% 92.81% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29572 26954 28107
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1898 1931 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior IT Project Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Senior IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior IT Project Manager
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 Senior IT Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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 - 7 £475 - 2
South East -6 3 £510 +36.00% 2
South West - 2 £550 -
Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
East Midlands +3 1 - -
North West -8 1 £375 +25.00% 2
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
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Senior IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior IT Project Manager 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 Senior IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 21 (61.76%) Project Management
2 19 (55.88%) PRINCE2
3 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.65%) Banking
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Change Management
5 5 (14.71%) NHS
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
6 4 (11.76%) Finance
6 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Retail
6 4 (11.76%) Degree
6 4 (11.76%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
7 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
7 3 (8.82%) Front Office
7 3 (8.82%) PMI
7 3 (8.82%) MS Project
8 2 (5.88%) MS Office
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle
8 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.88%) PMP
8 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.88%) CA
8 2 (5.88%) Logistics
8 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management

Senior IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior IT Project Manager 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 Senior IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Project
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) CA Clarity
2 1 (2.94%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (17.65%) Banking
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Front Office
3 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Local Government
4 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) NHS
2 3 (8.82%) PMI
3 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Project Management
2 19 (55.88%) PRINCE2
3 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.71%) Change Management
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 4 (11.76%) Change Control
6 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.88%) Logistics
7 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.94%) Service Management
8 1 (2.94%) ITSM
8 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.94%) Validation
8 1 (2.94%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.88%) PMP
3 2 (5.88%) APMP
4 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle
1 2 (5.88%) CA
2 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.94%) VMware
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos
2 1 (2.94%) IBM
2 1 (2.94%) SunGard
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix