The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 47 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.05% 0.78% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.80% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate £420 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £383 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £44.05 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-5.78% -2.11%
IT Project Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
531 623 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.51% 96.74% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 326 327
Average daily rate £380 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 46 46
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.86 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Royston - 1 £450 -
St Albans - 1 £390 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
East of England

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) MS Project
5 1 (7.14%) MS Office
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
5 1 (7.14%) SLA
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) PMI
5 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Silverpop
1 1 (7.14%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Campaign Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Strategic Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) APMP
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow