The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 16 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 64 58 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.61% 8.35% 11.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.58% 9.25% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 41 40
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-0.69% -4.76%
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
668 627 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 89.91% 90.22% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 314 319
Average daily rate £390 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 49 36
Average hourly rate £14.85 £21.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.93% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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 Project Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Watford +2 20 £425 +2.90% 3
Hertford - 6 £500 -
Rickmansworth +6 4 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead -4 4 £405 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
Stevenage -1 2 £500 +122.22%
Hitchin 0 1 £320 -30.81%
St Albans - 1 - - 2
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 52 (42.98%) Project Management
2 36 (29.75%) PRINCE2
3 33 (27.27%) Finance
4 30 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (22.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (14.05%) Microsoft
6 17 (14.05%) Retail
7 15 (12.40%) PMI Certification
8 14 (11.57%) ITIL
8 14 (11.57%) Migration
9 13 (10.74%) CRM
9 13 (10.74%) Oracle
9 13 (10.74%) PMI
10 11 (9.09%) Scrum
11 10 (8.26%) Linux
11 10 (8.26%) Waterfall
12 9 (7.44%) Cisco
12 9 (7.44%) Service Delivery
13 8 (6.61%) HP
13 8 (6.61%) Internet
13 8 (6.61%) Supplier Management
13 8 (6.61%) Degree
13 8 (6.61%) People Management
14 7 (5.79%) Risk Analysis
14 7 (5.79%) F5
14 7 (5.79%) Data Protection
14 7 (5.79%) Data Integration
14 7 (5.79%) BMC PATROL
14 7 (5.79%) Middleware
14 7 (5.79%) BMC

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.79%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.13%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.31%) Lync
4 3 (2.48%) WorkSite
5 2 (1.65%) CMS
5 2 (1.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Project
3 4 (3.31%) MS Office
4 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.31%) Maximo
3 3 (2.48%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) Internet
2 6 (4.96%) WAN
2 6 (4.96%) VPN
2 6 (4.96%) MPLS
3 5 (4.13%) Unified Communications
4 4 (3.31%) LAN
4 4 (3.31%) PABX
5 3 (2.48%) Firewall
5 3 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.65%) SAN
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) Data Mining
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.31%) DB2
4 3 (2.48%) Big Data
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.83%) QlikView
5 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (5.79%) LoadRunner
2 5 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (27.27%) Finance
2 17 (14.05%) Retail
3 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.13%) Legal
5 2 (1.65%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Front Office
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.79%) Middleware
2 5 (4.13%) .NET
3 4 (3.31%) J2EE
4 1 (0.83%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) PMI
2 7 (5.79%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.31%) PDA
4 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.65%) User Experience
5 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) FMCG
6 1 (0.83%) EPoS
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.83%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.26%) Linux
2 7 (5.79%) Windows
2 7 (5.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.98%) Project Management
2 36 (29.75%) PRINCE2
3 30 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (22.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (11.57%) ITIL
5 14 (11.57%) Migration
6 13 (10.74%) CRM
7 11 (9.09%) Scrum
8 10 (8.26%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.44%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.61%) Supplier Management
10 8 (6.61%) People Management
11 7 (5.79%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (5.79%) Data Protection
11 7 (5.79%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.79%) ERP
11 7 (5.79%) Risk Management
12 6 (4.96%) Change Control
13 5 (4.13%) Data Migration
13 5 (4.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.13%) SQL
2 4 (3.31%) Java
3 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
3 1 (0.83%) C
3 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) PMI Certification
2 8 (6.61%) Degree
3 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.31%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.48%) XenServer
2 3 (2.48%) vSphere
2 3 (2.48%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 17 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.74%) Oracle
3 9 (7.44%) Cisco
4 8 (6.61%) HP
5 7 (5.79%) F5
5 7 (5.79%) BMC
5 7 (5.79%) EMC
5 7 (5.79%) SAP
6 5 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.31%) IBM
8 3 (2.48%) JDA
8 3 (2.48%) VMware
9 2 (1.65%) Adobe
10 1 (0.83%) Business Objects
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