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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 237 272 270
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 203 159 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.71% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.75% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 111 112
Median daily rate £500 £465 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £403 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £67.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.38 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-32.08% -14.28%
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
21602 21186 22093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.72% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15671 14552 15446
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 384 401
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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 5 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
City of London +43 40 £550 +4.76% 3
Uxbridge +12 11 £575 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £493 -
Croydon - 3 £434 -
Bromley -9 2 £425 +44.68%
Southall - 1 £525 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 186 (52.10%) Project Management
2 120 (33.61%) Finance
3 116 (32.49%) PRINCE2
4 97 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (22.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (21.85%) Banking
7 50 (14.01%) PMI Certification
8 42 (11.76%) Retail
9 37 (10.36%) Migration
10 36 (10.08%) SDLC
11 34 (9.52%) PMP
11 34 (9.52%) Scrum
12 33 (9.24%) MS Project
13 32 (8.96%) Microsoft
13 32 (8.96%) Investment Banking
14 29 (8.12%) ITIL
15 27 (7.56%) Waterfall
16 25 (7.00%) PMI
16 25 (7.00%) Risk Management
17 24 (6.72%) Change Management
17 24 (6.72%) Business Analysis
17 24 (6.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 23 (6.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 21 (5.88%) Degree
20 20 (5.60%) Investment Management
20 20 (5.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 19 (5.32%) Front Office
21 19 (5.32%) Change Control
22 18 (5.04%) Telecoms
23 17 (4.76%) 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 11 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.96%) MS Project Server
3 3 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (0.84%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.84%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.56%) Confluence
4 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.28%) CMS
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 33 (9.24%) MS Project
2 17 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.36%) MS Office
4 6 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.68%) CA PPM
2 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.56%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.28%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.28%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.28%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.28%) Maximo
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.28%) Primavera
4 1 (0.28%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.28%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.28%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.56%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.80%) WAN
2 5 (1.40%) LAN
3 4 (1.12%) Internet
3 4 (1.12%) SAN
4 2 (0.56%) DMZ
4 2 (0.56%) Firewall
4 2 (0.56%) Intranet
4 2 (0.56%) Skype
4 2 (0.56%) VoIP
4 2 (0.56%) VPN
4 2 (0.56%) Wireless
5 1 (0.28%) ATM
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) IPv6
5 1 (0.28%) Network Security
5 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.84%) DB2
2 3 (0.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.56%) Big Data
4 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.28%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.28%) MS Access
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.80%) JIRA
2 3 (0.84%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 120 (33.61%) Finance
2 78 (21.85%) Banking
3 42 (11.76%) Retail
4 32 (8.96%) Investment Banking
5 19 (5.32%) Front Office
6 18 (5.04%) Telecoms
7 16 (4.48%) Back Office
8 11 (3.08%) Legal
9 9 (2.52%) Advertising
9 9 (2.52%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.96%) Automotive
11 5 (1.40%) Law
12 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.12%) Games
12 4 (1.12%) Marketing
12 4 (1.12%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.84%) Billing
14 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.56%) German Language
14 2 (0.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.68%) .NET
2 5 (1.40%) Middleware
3 3 (0.84%) Web Services
3 3 (0.84%) XBRL
4 2 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.28%) CGI
5 1 (0.28%) COM
5 1 (0.28%) HTML
5 1 (0.28%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.00%) PMI
2 14 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.64%) Derivative
4 11 (3.08%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.24%) Credit Risk
6 7 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.68%) Equities
7 6 (1.68%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.68%) NHS
7 6 (1.68%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.12%) CMDB
8 4 (1.12%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (1.12%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.12%) Market Risk
9 3 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.56%) CCTV
10 2 (0.56%) FMCG
10 2 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.80%) Windows
2 6 (1.68%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.56%) Unix
3 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (52.10%) Project Management
2 116 (32.49%) PRINCE2
3 97 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (22.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (10.36%) Migration
6 36 (10.08%) SDLC
7 34 (9.52%) Scrum
8 29 (8.12%) ITIL
9 27 (7.56%) Waterfall
10 25 (7.00%) Risk Management
11 24 (6.72%) Business Analysis
11 24 (6.72%) Change Management
11 24 (6.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 20 (5.60%) Investment Management
13 19 (5.32%) Change Control
14 17 (4.76%) Wealth Management
15 16 (4.48%) Software Delivery
16 15 (4.20%) Analytics
17 13 (3.64%) Data Analysis
17 13 (3.64%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.64%) SQL
2 4 (1.12%) Java
2 4 (1.12%) VBA
3 3 (0.84%) C#
3 3 (0.84%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.28%) C
4 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.28%) Python
4 1 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (14.01%) PMI Certification
2 34 (9.52%) PMP
3 23 (6.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 21 (5.88%) Degree
5 20 (5.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.56%) APMG
7 2 (0.56%) APMP
7 2 (0.56%) CAPM
7 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) CCNA
8 1 (0.28%) CFA
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.28%) HND
8 1 (0.28%) MCP
8 1 (0.28%) MCSE
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.40%) COBIT
2 5 (1.40%) MiFID
3 4 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (1.12%) PMBOK
3 4 (1.12%) QA
4 3 (0.84%) EMIR
5 2 (0.56%) SEPA
6 1 (0.28%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) SLA
6 1 (0.28%) UCITS
System Software
1 8 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 32 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.08%) Oracle
3 10 (2.80%) SAP
4 8 (2.24%) Citrix
5 6 (1.68%) Rally
5 6 (1.68%) VMware
6 5 (1.40%) Cisco
7 4 (1.12%) Guidewire
8 3 (0.84%) Adobe
8 3 (0.84%) Google
9 2 (0.56%) Avaya
9 2 (0.56%) Calypso
9 2 (0.56%) Cognos
9 2 (0.56%) IBM
9 2 (0.56%) ION Trading
9 2 (0.56%) Pega
9 2 (0.56%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.28%) BISAM
10 1 (0.28%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.28%) TSYS
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