The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 23 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 18 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.08% 7.33% 5.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 7.89% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 8
Median daily rate £444 £335 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.46% -8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £294 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
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
291 279 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.31% 93.00% 97.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 158 153
Median daily rate £300 £285 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £81 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 51
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £14.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Leicester -8 12 £434 +29.62% 1
Project Manager
East Midlands

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Leicestershire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 14 (43.75%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) Retail
3 7 (21.88%) Finance
4 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.50%) Logistics
5 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
6 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (9.38%) Change Control
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security
6 3 (9.38%) Banking
6 3 (9.38%) SAP
6 3 (9.38%) Security Management
6 3 (9.38%) .NET
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.38%) ERP
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) PMP
7 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
7 2 (6.25%) Legal
7 2 (6.25%) SDLC
7 2 (6.25%) Project Governance
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (6.25%) ISMS
7 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.25%) Resource Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.13%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.13%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) DB2
1 1 (3.13%) Easytrieve
1 1 (3.13%) Essbase
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.13%) IMS/DB
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 10 (31.25%) Retail
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Ajax
2 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.13%) FMCG
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.13%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Project Management
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.50%) Logistics
3 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Change Control
4 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.38%) ERP
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security
4 3 (9.38%) Security Management
4 3 (9.38%) Web Development
5 2 (6.25%) ISMS
5 2 (6.25%) Project Governance
5 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.25%) SDLC
5 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
1 1 (3.13%) C#
1 1 (3.13%) C++
1 1 (3.13%) Java
1 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.25%) PMP
1 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Calypso
3 1 (3.13%) FNZ
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) JDA
3 1 (3.13%) Sybase
3 1 (3.13%) Unisys
3 1 (3.13%) VMware