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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 261 244 242
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 176 189 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.80% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.84% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 134 143
Median daily rate £490 £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £613 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £155.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.48% +604.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%
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
21061 22369 21797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.77% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15089 15700 14988
Median daily rate £455 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 376 408
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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 +11 26 £538 +7.50% 9
Canary Wharf +2 3 £500 +5.26%
Wimbledon - 2 £351 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 1 - -
Uxbridge -1 1 £550 +22.22%
Hounslow - 1 £388 -
Southall - 1 £525 -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 203 (52.45%) Project Management
2 152 (39.28%) Finance
3 116 (29.97%) PRINCE2
4 108 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (23.51%) Banking
6 80 (20.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (11.89%) MS Project
8 44 (11.37%) Microsoft
8 44 (11.37%) PMI Certification
9 41 (10.59%) Retail
10 39 (10.08%) PMP
11 38 (9.82%) Migration
12 36 (9.30%) ITIL
13 34 (8.79%) Investment Banking
14 33 (8.53%) SDLC
15 32 (8.27%) Waterfall
15 32 (8.27%) Business Analysis
16 28 (7.24%) Scrum
16 28 (7.24%) Degree
17 26 (6.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 26 (6.72%) PMI
17 26 (6.72%) Change Management
18 25 (6.46%) Risk Management
19 24 (6.20%) Front Office
19 24 (6.20%) Windows
19 24 (6.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 23 (5.94%) Investment Management
20 23 (5.94%) MS Excel
21 22 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
22 20 (5.17%) Asset Management

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 12 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.07%) MS Project Server
3 4 (1.03%) Confluence
3 4 (1.03%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.78%) Apache
5 2 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.52%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.52%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.26%) IIS
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (11.89%) MS Project
2 23 (5.94%) MS Excel
3 20 (5.17%) MS Office
4 8 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.55%) CA PPM
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) Summit
3 2 (0.52%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.26%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.26%) Primavera
4 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.26%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.26%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.26%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.26%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.78%) Office 365
4 2 (0.52%) PaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.58%) Intranet
2 8 (2.07%) Internet
2 8 (2.07%) WAN
3 5 (1.29%) Extranet
3 5 (1.29%) LAN
4 4 (1.03%) SAN
4 4 (1.03%) Wireless
5 3 (0.78%) Network Security
5 3 (0.78%) Skype
5 3 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.52%) ATM
6 2 (0.52%) DMZ
6 2 (0.52%) Firewall
6 2 (0.52%) VoIP
6 2 (0.52%) VPN
7 1 (0.26%) HTTP
7 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.26%) IPv6
7 1 (0.26%) NAS
7 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.52%) Big Data
3 2 (0.52%) DB2
4 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.26%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.26%) KDB
4 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.26%) MS Access
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 152 (39.28%) Finance
2 91 (23.51%) Banking
3 41 (10.59%) Retail
4 34 (8.79%) Investment Banking
5 24 (6.20%) Front Office
6 20 (5.17%) Telecoms
7 15 (3.88%) Back Office
8 14 (3.62%) Financial Institution
9 10 (2.58%) Law
10 9 (2.33%) Legal
10 9 (2.33%) Manufacturing
11 8 (2.07%) Advertising
12 7 (1.81%) Automotive
12 7 (1.81%) Billing
13 6 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (1.55%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.78%) Games
14 3 (0.78%) Marketing
15 2 (0.52%) German Language
15 2 (0.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.84%) .NET
2 7 (1.81%) Middleware
3 4 (1.03%) Web Services
4 3 (0.78%) XBRL
5 2 (0.52%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.52%) Velocity
6 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.26%) CGI
6 1 (0.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.72%) PMI
2 22 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.91%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.10%) Fixed Income
5 10 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (2.58%) Virtual Team
6 9 (2.33%) Credit Risk
6 9 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.07%) Derivative
7 8 (2.07%) Equities
8 7 (1.81%) EPoS
8 7 (1.81%) Market Risk
9 6 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.29%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.03%) CMDB
11 4 (1.03%) Credit Derivative
11 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.03%) NHS
11 4 (1.03%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.20%) Windows
2 9 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (1.81%) Unix
3 7 (1.81%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.52%) Linux
4 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.26%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (52.45%) Project Management
2 116 (29.97%) PRINCE2
3 108 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (20.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (9.82%) Migration
6 36 (9.30%) ITIL
7 33 (8.53%) SDLC
8 32 (8.27%) Business Analysis
8 32 (8.27%) Waterfall
9 28 (7.24%) Scrum
10 26 (6.72%) Change Management
10 26 (6.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 25 (6.46%) Risk Management
12 23 (5.94%) Investment Management
13 20 (5.17%) Asset Management
14 18 (4.65%) Change Control
14 18 (4.65%) CRM
14 18 (4.65%) Matrix Management
14 18 (4.65%) Wealth Management
15 17 (4.39%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.13%) SQL
2 11 (2.84%) Java
3 4 (1.03%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.78%) C#
4 3 (0.78%) VBA
5 2 (0.52%) C
6 1 (0.26%) PHP
6 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.26%) Python
6 1 (0.26%) Scala
6 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (11.37%) PMI Certification
2 39 (10.08%) PMP
3 28 (7.24%) Degree
4 24 (6.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.78%) APMG
7 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.52%) CAPM
9 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.26%) CFA
9 1 (0.26%) CISM
9 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) HND
9 1 (0.26%) MAPM
9 1 (0.26%) MCP
9 1 (0.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.07%) MiFID
2 7 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.29%) SEPA
4 4 (1.03%) EMIR
4 4 (1.03%) QA
5 3 (0.78%) COBIT
5 3 (0.78%) COREP
5 3 (0.78%) CRD IV
5 3 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.78%) FATCA
6 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.26%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.26%) SLA
7 1 (0.26%) UCITS
System Software
1 8 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (0.52%) SCCM
2 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 44 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.36%) Oracle
3 10 (2.58%) Citrix
4 6 (1.55%) Google
4 6 (1.55%) Rally
4 6 (1.55%) SAP
4 6 (1.55%) VMware
5 5 (1.29%) Cisco
6 4 (1.03%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.03%) IBM
6 4 (1.03%) ION Trading
6 4 (1.03%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.78%) Calypso
7 3 (0.78%) LANDesk
8 2 (0.52%) Adobe
8 2 (0.52%) Charles River
8 2 (0.52%) Lotus
8 2 (0.52%) Pega
9 1 (0.26%) BISAM
9 1 (0.26%) TSYS
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