The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Software Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 522 506 544
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 95 132 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 99 48
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £383
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Software Project Manager
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
46288 49909 49165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30548 32428 30599
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 1920 2004
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Software Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Software Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Software Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Software Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Software Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Software Project Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Software Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Software Project Manager
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 Software Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 -27 32 £450 +10.42% 5
South East +15 20 £438 +2.94% 4
East Midlands -3 11 £415 -2.35%
South West +21 10 £425 -1.16% 6
West Midlands -14 10 £388 +6.52% 3
North West -1 6 £281 -33.82% 3
East of England +4 5 £413 -11.76% 3
North East - 1 - -
Software Project Manager
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Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Software Project Manager 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 Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 80 (46.78%) Project Management
2 74 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.56%) Finance
3 42 (24.56%) PRINCE2
4 41 (23.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (19.88%) Software Delivery
6 31 (18.13%) SDLC
7 25 (14.62%) Waterfall
8 20 (11.70%) Degree
9 16 (9.36%) Retail
10 15 (8.77%) Programme Management
10 15 (8.77%) Manufacturing
10 15 (8.77%) MS Excel
10 15 (8.77%) Java
10 15 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 14 (8.19%) PMI Certification
11 14 (8.19%) Oracle
11 14 (8.19%) Scrum
12 13 (7.60%) MS Office
12 13 (7.60%) JIRA
13 11 (6.43%) Marketing
13 11 (6.43%) QA
13 11 (6.43%) Banking
13 11 (6.43%) Software Engineering
13 11 (6.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (6.43%) PMP
13 11 (6.43%) Change Management
14 10 (5.85%) Microsoft
14 10 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (5.85%) SaaS

Software Project Manager 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 4 (2.34%) Confluence
1 4 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.75%) IIS
2 3 (1.75%) SAS
3 2 (1.17%) CMS
3 2 (1.17%) Drupal
3 2 (1.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.60%) MS Office
3 7 (4.09%) MS Project
4 6 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.85%) SaaS
2 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.58%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.34%) SSL
2 3 (1.75%) HTTP
2 3 (1.75%) Network Security
2 3 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.17%) LAN
3 2 (1.17%) LDAP
3 2 (1.17%) NAS
3 2 (1.17%) SAN
3 2 (1.17%) WAN
4 1 (0.58%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.17%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.17%) Power BI
4 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.58%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.58%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.60%) JIRA
2 3 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (24.56%) Finance
2 16 (9.36%) Retail
3 15 (8.77%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.43%) Banking
4 11 (6.43%) Marketing
5 7 (4.09%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.51%) Billing
6 6 (3.51%) Publishing
7 4 (2.34%) Electronics
7 4 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.75%) Back Office
8 3 (1.75%) Front Office
8 3 (1.75%) Legal
9 2 (1.17%) Military
10 1 (0.58%) Law
10 1 (0.58%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.68%) .NET
2 3 (1.75%) Middleware
2 3 (1.75%) SOAP
2 3 (1.75%) XML
2 3 (1.75%) XSL
3 2 (1.17%) Web Services
3 2 (1.17%) XSD
4 1 (0.58%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.58%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.58%) HTML
4 1 (0.58%) HTML5
4 1 (0.58%) J2EE
4 1 (0.58%) jQuery
4 1 (0.58%) Node.js
4 1 (0.58%) Spring
4 1 (0.58%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.26%) PMI
2 6 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.92%) Contactless
3 5 (2.92%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.34%) NHS
5 3 (1.75%) Derivative
5 3 (1.75%) FMCG
5 3 (1.75%) OTC Derivatives
5 3 (1.75%) RIA
5 3 (1.75%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.17%) Clustering
6 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.17%) Life Science
7 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.58%) Equities
7 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.51%) Unix
2 5 (2.92%) Windows
3 2 (1.17%) Linux
3 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (46.78%) Project Management
2 74 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.56%) PRINCE2
4 41 (23.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (19.88%) Software Delivery
6 31 (18.13%) SDLC
7 25 (14.62%) Waterfall
8 15 (8.77%) Programme Management
9 14 (8.19%) Scrum
10 11 (6.43%) Change Management
10 11 (6.43%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.26%) Migration
12 9 (5.26%) PRINCE
12 9 (5.26%) Project Planning
13 8 (4.68%) CRM
13 8 (4.68%) E-Commerce
13 8 (4.68%) Matrix Organization
14 7 (4.09%) Gantt Chart
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.77%) Java
2 7 (4.09%) SQL
3 6 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.92%) C#
5 4 (2.34%) PHP
6 3 (1.75%) C++
7 2 (1.17%) C
7 2 (1.17%) Groovy
8 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (11.70%) Degree
2 15 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (8.19%) PMI Certification
4 11 (6.43%) PMP
5 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.34%) ISEB
6 4 (2.34%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) APMP
8 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.43%) QA
2 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (8.19%) Oracle
2 10 (5.85%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.68%) SAP
4 2 (1.17%) Citrix
4 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.17%) VMware
5 1 (0.58%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.58%) FrontRange
5 1 (0.58%) Google
5 1 (0.58%) hybris
5 1 (0.58%) IBM
5 1 (0.58%) Informatica
5 1 (0.58%) Lagan
5 1 (0.58%) LANDesk
5 1 (0.58%) Northgate
5 1 (0.58%) Oneserve
5 1 (0.58%) Sage
5 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.58%) SmartStream
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
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