The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 10 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 35 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.26% 6.59% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.80% 6.99% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £63 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £405 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-10.05% +0.80%
Project Manager
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
324 329 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 95.01% 94.27% 91.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 158 74
Average daily rate £300 £290 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £220 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 55 46
Average hourly rate £13.00 £32.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.37% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.50 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Leicester +14 22 £343 -6.02% 5
Hinckley - 4 £323 -
Project Manager
East Midlands

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 18 (34.62%) Project Management
2 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (25.00%) Retail
3 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.46%) Migration
6 6 (11.54%) SAP
6 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
7 5 (9.62%) C
7 5 (9.62%) MS Project
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle
8 4 (7.69%) BPR
8 4 (7.69%) Degree
8 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 4 (7.69%) Change Control
8 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.77%) Data Governance
9 3 (5.77%) QA
9 3 (5.77%) SAP CO
9 3 (5.77%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (5.77%) SAP FI
9 3 (5.77%) HP
9 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (5.77%) ERP
9 3 (5.77%) ETL
9 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.77%) SQL

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Project
3 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.77%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (5.77%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.92%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.92%) Primavera
3 1 (1.92%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SAN
1 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
1 13 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) EPoS
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) UNIX
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.92%) AIX
2 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Project Management
2 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 4 (7.69%) BPR
5 4 (7.69%) Change Control
5 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.77%) Data Governance
6 3 (5.77%) ERP
6 3 (5.77%) ETL
6 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.85%) Service Management
7 2 (3.85%) CRM
7 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.85%) Project Governance
7 2 (3.85%) Scrum
7 2 (3.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) C
2 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) PMP
2 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) SAP
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.92%) EMC
6 1 (1.92%) NetApp
6 1 (1.92%) Brocade
6 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
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