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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 27 38 9
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 13 7 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.55% 2.31% 11.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 2.50% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 10
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£375 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £215 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £395 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.58% -21.62%
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
272 280 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 95.10% 92.41% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 125 85
Average daily rate £305 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 36
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 11 £375 +36.36% 2
Loughborough - - - -
Lutterworth - - - -
Market Harborough - - - -
Hinckley - - - -
Project Manager
East Midlands

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 20 (60.61%) Project Management
2 12 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
3 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
5 6 (18.18%) MS Project
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) Change Management
6 5 (15.15%) MS Office
6 5 (15.15%) Migration
6 5 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.12%) SAP
8 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
8 3 (9.09%) SQL
8 3 (9.09%) VMware
8 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.09%) Degree
9 2 (6.06%) Change Control
9 2 (6.06%) Time Management
9 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
9 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
9 2 (6.06%) Banking
9 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.06%) PMP
9 2 (6.06%) HNC
10 1 (3.03%) CRM
10 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (3.03%) ERP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.18%) MS Project
3 5 (15.15%) MS Office
3 5 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Project Management
2 12 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
6 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Data Governance
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.03%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.03%) DFSS
7 1 (3.03%) SSADM
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) HNC
3 2 (6.06%) PMP
4 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) SAP
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Google
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