The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 317 324 285
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -39
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 111 119 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.47% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.50% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 100 78
Average daily rate
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£495 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £375 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £600 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £30.85 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+32.92% -8.60%
IT Project Manager
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22759 23606 23181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.13% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16008 16286 15420
Average daily rate £425 £433 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 456 403 548
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.80 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -3.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £44.62 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 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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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
City of London +15 31 £479 -12.95% 9
Canary Wharf +14 1 £320 -17.94%
Hackney - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 137 (55.47%) Project Management
2 81 (32.79%) Finance
3 78 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 53 (21.46%) Banking
5 45 (18.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (12.15%) ITIL
6 30 (12.15%) Investment Banking
7 26 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (8.91%) Oracle
8 22 (8.91%) Front Office
9 21 (8.50%) Migration
10 20 (8.10%) Windows
10 20 (8.10%) Microsoft
10 20 (8.10%) PMI Certification
11 18 (7.29%) Retail
12 16 (6.48%) Change Management
13 15 (6.07%) PMP
13 15 (6.07%) Degree
14 14 (5.67%) Derivative
14 14 (5.67%) NHS
15 13 (5.26%) Risk Management
15 13 (5.26%) MS Project
16 12 (4.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 12 (4.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 12 (4.86%) SQL
16 12 (4.86%) MS Excel
16 12 (4.86%) SharePoint
16 12 (4.86%) Citrix
16 12 (4.86%) PMI
17 11 (4.45%) PRINCE2 Certification

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.83%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.21%) Lync
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.40%) FileNet
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Drupal
5 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (5.26%) MS Project
2 12 (4.86%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.24%) MS Office
5 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) ION MarketView
2 4 (1.62%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.81%) CA Clarity
3 2 (0.81%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.40%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.40%) SunGard APT
4 1 (0.40%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.40%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.40%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.40%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.45%) SaaS
2 5 (2.02%) Office 365
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.24%) Firewall
2 5 (2.02%) VoIP
3 4 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.81%) Intranet
4 2 (0.81%) Internet
4 2 (0.81%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.40%) LAN
5 1 (0.40%) MPLS
5 1 (0.40%) VPN
5 1 (0.40%) WAN
5 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.40%) Wireless
5 1 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.40%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (1.21%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 81 (32.79%) Finance
2 53 (21.46%) Banking
3 30 (12.15%) Investment Banking
4 22 (8.91%) Front Office
5 18 (7.29%) Retail
6 10 (4.05%) Back Office
7 6 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (2.02%) Legal
9 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.21%) Law
10 3 (1.21%) Billing
10 3 (1.21%) Local Government
10 3 (1.21%) Marketing
11 2 (0.81%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.40%) French Language
12 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.40%) International Banking
12 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.21%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.67%) NHS
1 14 (5.67%) Derivative
2 12 (4.86%) PMI
3 8 (3.24%) Fixed Income
3 8 (3.24%) Market Risk
4 7 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.43%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.43%) Economics
5 6 (2.43%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.62%) FMCG
6 4 (1.62%) Equities
7 3 (1.21%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.21%) EPoS
7 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.21%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.40%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.10%) Windows
2 9 (3.64%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.02%) UNIX
4 4 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.81%) Linux
5 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (55.47%) Project Management
2 78 (31.58%) PRINCE2
3 45 (18.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (12.15%) ITIL
5 26 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (8.50%) Migration
7 16 (6.48%) Change Management
8 13 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 12 (4.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (4.45%) Project Planning
10 11 (4.45%) E-Commerce
11 9 (3.64%) ERP
11 9 (3.64%) Change Control
12 8 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (3.24%) Asset Management
13 7 (2.83%) Workflow
13 7 (2.83%) Service Management
13 7 (2.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (2.83%) Electronic Trading
14 6 (2.43%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.86%) SQL
2 10 (4.05%) Java
3 2 (0.81%) C
3 2 (0.81%) C++
4 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (8.10%) PMI Certification
2 15 (6.07%) PMP
2 15 (6.07%) Degree
3 12 (4.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (4.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.21%) APMP
7 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.81%) CISSP
7 2 (0.81%) CAPM
7 2 (0.81%) CISA
8 1 (0.40%) GIAC
8 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.02%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) EMIR
2 2 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.43%) SCCM
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (8.91%) Oracle
2 20 (8.10%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.86%) Citrix
4 8 (3.24%) SAP
4 8 (3.24%) Cisco
5 6 (2.43%) ION Trading
6 5 (2.02%) VMware
6 5 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.21%) Kenexa
7 3 (1.21%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (1.21%) Intel
7 3 (1.21%) Informatica
8 2 (0.81%) NetApp
8 2 (0.81%) CA
8 2 (0.81%) IBM
8 2 (0.81%) Murex
8 2 (0.81%) HP
8 2 (0.81%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.81%) AppSense
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