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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 16 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 64 48 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.13% 7.79% 9.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.07% 8.60% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 27 27
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £393 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +14.75%
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
706 558 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 89.71% 90.58% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 282 310
Average daily rate £381 £358 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.43% -7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 52 42
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -25.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £33.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 0 16 £475 - 7
Hertford - 5 £500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 4 - - 1
St Albans +2 3 £400 -
Hemel Hempstead -8 3 £393 -1.87%
Rickmansworth +3 2 £400 -2.43% 2
Stevenage -5 1 £550 +37.50% 1
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 54 (41.54%) Project Management
2 46 (35.38%) PRINCE2
3 33 (25.38%) Finance
4 32 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
7 21 (16.15%) Retail
8 17 (13.08%) PMI Certification
9 15 (11.54%) ITIL
9 15 (11.54%) Migration
10 14 (10.77%) PMI
11 12 (9.23%) CRM
11 12 (9.23%) Change Management
12 11 (8.46%) MS Excel
13 10 (7.69%) Waterfall
14 9 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (6.92%) Degree
14 9 (6.92%) Windows
14 9 (6.92%) HP
14 9 (6.92%) Risk Management
14 9 (6.92%) Scrum
15 8 (6.15%) Service Delivery
15 8 (6.15%) Internet
15 8 (6.15%) Oracle
15 8 (6.15%) SharePoint
16 7 (5.38%) E-Commerce
16 7 (5.38%) Data Mining
16 7 (5.38%) WAN
16 7 (5.38%) MS Project
16 7 (5.38%) Cisco

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.08%) WorkSite
3 4 (3.08%) Lync
3 4 (3.08%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.31%) CMS
5 2 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.38%) MS Project
3 4 (3.08%) MS Office
4 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.08%) Maximo
3 2 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.54%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) Office 365
2 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) Internet
2 7 (5.38%) WAN
3 6 (4.62%) MPLS
3 6 (4.62%) VPN
4 5 (3.85%) Unified Communications
4 5 (3.85%) SAN
4 5 (3.85%) Firewall
4 5 (3.85%) LAN
5 4 (3.08%) PABX
6 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.77%) WLAN
7 1 (0.77%) FTP
7 1 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.38%) Data Mining
2 6 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.08%) DB2
3 4 (3.08%) Big Data
4 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (25.38%) Finance
2 21 (16.15%) Retail
3 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.08%) Legal
5 3 (2.31%) Back Office
6 2 (1.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.77%) Marketing
7 1 (0.77%) Front Office
7 1 (0.77%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) .NET
2 4 (3.08%) J2EE
2 4 (3.08%) Middleware
3 3 (2.31%) Web Services
4 1 (0.77%) EDI
4 1 (0.77%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) PMI
2 9 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.38%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.38%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.08%) PDA
4 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.31%) FMCG
5 3 (2.31%) NHS
6 2 (1.54%) EPoS
6 2 (1.54%) User Experience
7 1 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.77%) Tandem
7 1 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.92%) Windows
2 6 (4.62%) Linux
3 4 (3.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (41.54%) Project Management
2 46 (35.38%) PRINCE2
3 32 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (11.54%) ITIL
5 15 (11.54%) Migration
6 12 (9.23%) CRM
6 12 (9.23%) Change Management
7 10 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 9 (6.92%) Scrum
8 9 (6.92%) Risk Management
9 8 (6.15%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.38%) Quality Management
10 7 (5.38%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.38%) People Management
10 7 (5.38%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (5.38%) Data Protection
11 6 (4.62%) ERP
11 6 (4.62%) Supplier Management
12 5 (3.85%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.08%) Java
1 4 (3.08%) SQL
2 1 (0.77%) Embedded C
2 1 (0.77%) C
2 1 (0.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (13.08%) PMI Certification
2 9 (6.92%) Degree
3 7 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.31%) PMP
6 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) ISEB
8 1 (0.77%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) QA
1 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.08%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.08%) XenServer
2 4 (3.08%) vSphere
3 2 (1.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.92%) HP
3 8 (6.15%) Oracle
4 7 (5.38%) Cisco
5 5 (3.85%) SAP
6 4 (3.08%) IBM
6 4 (3.08%) EMC
6 4 (3.08%) BMC
6 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.08%) VMware
6 4 (3.08%) F5
7 2 (1.54%) JDA
7 2 (1.54%) Adobe
8 1 (0.77%) Citrix
8 1 (0.77%) Sage
8 1 (0.77%) McAfee
8 1 (0.77%) Splunk
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