The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 317 264 290
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +26
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 109 168 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.74% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.78% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 133 110
Median daily rate £500 £518 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £384 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £650 £703
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.90% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.41 £55.00 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-26.53% +31.34%
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
20247 21536 22754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 95.14% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14429 15250 16369
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 348 448
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 4 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
City of London -26 12 £525 -12.50% 7
Canary Wharf +1 1 £675 +68.75%
Croydon -20 1 £450 +0.27%
Brentford - 1 £403 -
Wimbledon - 1 £463 -
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT 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 London region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 152 (55.07%) Project Management
2 113 (40.94%) Finance
3 97 (35.14%) PRINCE2
4 75 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (20.29%) Banking
6 49 (17.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (11.23%) SDLC
8 28 (10.14%) Retail
9 27 (9.78%) MS Project
9 27 (9.78%) PMP
10 26 (9.42%) Change Management
11 25 (9.06%) Migration
11 25 (9.06%) Risk Management
11 25 (9.06%) PMI Certification
12 24 (8.70%) Microsoft
12 24 (8.70%) ITIL
13 23 (8.33%) Waterfall
14 22 (7.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 22 (7.97%) Windows
15 20 (7.25%) Front Office
15 20 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 20 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (6.88%) Data Centre
16 19 (6.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 19 (6.88%) Asset Management
16 19 (6.88%) Business Analysis
17 18 (6.52%) Legal
17 18 (6.52%) Investment Management
18 17 (6.16%) Degree
19 16 (5.80%) MS Excel

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.09%) Apache
2 3 (1.09%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.09%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.72%) Confluence
3 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.36%) CMS
4 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.36%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.36%) IIS
4 1 (0.36%) Moodle
4 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (9.78%) MS Project
2 16 (5.80%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.35%) MS Office
4 6 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Markit EDM
1 3 (1.09%) Summit
2 2 (0.72%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.36%) SunGard APT
3 1 (0.36%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.36%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.81%) IaaS
3 4 (1.45%) SaaS
4 3 (1.09%) Office 365
4 3 (1.09%) PaaS
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.62%) WAN
2 9 (3.26%) Intranet
2 9 (3.26%) LAN
3 6 (2.17%) Internet
4 5 (1.81%) Extranet
5 4 (1.45%) Skype
6 3 (1.09%) Network Security
7 2 (0.72%) Firewall
7 2 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.36%) DMVPN
8 1 (0.36%) DNS
8 1 (0.36%) HTTP
8 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.36%) NAS
8 1 (0.36%) SAN
8 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.54%) Big Data
1 7 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.09%) Flink
3 3 (1.09%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.09%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.36%) KDB
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 113 (40.94%) Finance
2 56 (20.29%) Banking
3 28 (10.14%) Retail
4 20 (7.25%) Front Office
5 18 (6.52%) Legal
6 13 (4.71%) Investment Banking
7 12 (4.35%) Financial Institution
7 12 (4.35%) Law
8 6 (2.17%) Back Office
8 6 (2.17%) French Language
8 6 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.17%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.81%) Billing
9 5 (1.81%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (1.45%) Marketing
11 3 (1.09%) Advertising
11 3 (1.09%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.72%) Local Government
12 2 (0.72%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.90%) .NET
2 3 (1.09%) Kafka
2 3 (1.09%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (0.72%) Middleware
3 2 (0.72%) Web Services
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.36%) REST
4 1 (0.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 11 (3.99%) Virtual Team
5 9 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.90%) Equities
7 7 (2.54%) EPoS
7 7 (2.54%) Market Risk
7 7 (2.54%) PMI
8 6 (2.17%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.81%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.81%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.09%) Derivative
11 2 (0.72%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.72%) NHS
11 2 (0.72%) Replication
11 2 (0.72%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.36%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.97%) Windows
2 8 (2.90%) Unix
2 8 (2.90%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.54%) Linux
4 5 (1.81%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (55.07%) Project Management
2 97 (35.14%) PRINCE2
3 75 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (17.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (11.23%) SDLC
6 26 (9.42%) Change Management
7 25 (9.06%) Migration
7 25 (9.06%) Risk Management
8 24 (8.70%) ITIL
9 23 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 22 (7.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 19 (6.88%) Asset Management
11 19 (6.88%) Business Analysis
12 18 (6.52%) Investment Management
13 16 (5.80%) Matrix Management
13 16 (5.80%) Matrix Organization
14 15 (5.43%) Programme Management
15 14 (5.07%) Scrum
15 14 (5.07%) Wealth Management
16 13 (4.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.71%) SQL
2 7 (2.54%) Java
3 3 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.72%) VBA
5 1 (0.36%) C
5 1 (0.36%) C#
5 1 (0.36%) PHP
5 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (9.78%) PMP
2 25 (9.06%) PMI Certification
3 20 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 19 (6.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 17 (6.16%) Degree
6 6 (2.17%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.81%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.09%) ISEB
10 2 (0.72%) APMP
10 2 (0.72%) CISM
10 2 (0.72%) CISSP
10 2 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.36%) APMG
11 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.36%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.90%) QA
2 5 (1.81%) MiFID
3 4 (1.45%) EMIR
3 4 (1.45%) FATCA
4 2 (0.72%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.72%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.36%) COREP
5 1 (0.36%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) GMP
5 1 (0.36%) GxP
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.36%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.36%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 24 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.62%) Oracle
3 9 (3.26%) Cisco
4 5 (1.81%) Citrix
5 4 (1.45%) VMware
6 3 (1.09%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.09%) IBM
6 3 (1.09%) LANDesk
6 3 (1.09%) Lotus
6 3 (1.09%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.09%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.72%) Calypso
7 2 (0.72%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.72%) Demandware
7 2 (0.72%) FactSet
7 2 (0.72%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.36%) Actimize
8 1 (0.36%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.36%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.36%) Norkom
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