The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 21 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 33 23 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.60% 6.34% 9.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 6.78% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 28
Median daily rate £419 £435 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.73% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £345 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £484 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.33%
Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
418 339 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.31% 93.39% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 236 233
Median daily rate £390 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 40
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £18.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% +21.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £14.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.50 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Chorley -2 5 £363 +11.53% 2
Lytham St Annes -4 3 £438 +36.71%
Preston -4 3 £331 -32.30% 1
Lancaster 0 2 £344 -
Blackpool -10 2 £656 +61.85%
Burnley - 1 - -
Skelmersdale - 1 £400 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Lancashire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 39 (60.94%) Project Management
2 30 (46.88%) PRINCE2
3 26 (40.63%) Finance
4 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.75%) Change Management
6 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (14.06%) Change Control
7 9 (14.06%) Migration
7 9 (14.06%) SDLC
8 8 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 7 (10.94%) CRM
10 6 (9.38%) Smart Meter
11 5 (7.81%) Data Management
12 4 (6.25%) Billing
12 4 (6.25%) Programme Management
12 4 (6.25%) Quality Management
12 4 (6.25%) PMI
12 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
12 4 (6.25%) Supplier Management
12 4 (6.25%) Project Planning
12 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
13 3 (4.69%) Network Security
13 3 (4.69%) Web Development
13 3 (4.69%) Logistics
13 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
13 3 (4.69%) APMP
13 3 (4.69%) Digital Media
13 3 (4.69%) ERP

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.13%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Network Security
2 1 (1.56%) DHCP
2 1 (1.56%) LAN
2 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (1.56%) QlikView
General
1 26 (40.63%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Billing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Smart Meter
2 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) PMI
3 3 (4.69%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) AIX
2 1 (1.56%) HPUX
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Solaris
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) Project Management
2 30 (46.88%) PRINCE2
3 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (18.75%) Change Management
5 9 (14.06%) Change Control
5 9 (14.06%) Migration
5 9 (14.06%) SDLC
6 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 8 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 7 (10.94%) CRM
8 5 (7.81%) Data Management
9 4 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.25%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.25%) Quality Management
9 4 (6.25%) Supplier Management
10 3 (4.69%) ERP
10 3 (4.69%) Logistics
10 3 (4.69%) Web Development
11 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.13%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) Java
1 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.69%) PHP
2 1 (1.56%) C
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) APMP
3 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) CISMP
4 2 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (1.56%) Degree
5 1 (1.56%) ISEB
5 1 (1.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) SAP
2 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.56%) Citrix
3 1 (1.56%) EMC
3 1 (1.56%) Huawei
3 1 (1.56%) IBM
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
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