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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 267 294 285
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 140 114 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.50% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.53% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 72 54
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£463 £463 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £650 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £67.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +38.46%
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
20303 21377 19446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.64% 92.94% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14048 14670 13267
Average daily rate £448 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 403 401
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 +6 28 £525 +7.14% 10
Docklands, London +5 4 £425 -15.00%
Rainham - 3 £325 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 110 (47.62%) Project Management
2 74 (32.03%) Finance
3 60 (25.97%) PRINCE2
4 53 (22.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (19.91%) Banking
6 41 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (12.12%) E-Commerce
8 27 (11.69%) Front Office
8 27 (11.69%) Retail
8 27 (11.69%) Investment Banking
9 23 (9.96%) Derivative
9 23 (9.96%) Fixed Income
9 23 (9.96%) PMI Certification
10 17 (7.36%) MS Project
10 17 (7.36%) MS Excel
10 17 (7.36%) ION Trading
10 17 (7.36%) Electronic Trading
11 16 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (6.93%) PMP
11 16 (6.93%) Microsoft
12 15 (6.49%) Risk Management
12 15 (6.49%) Waterfall
13 14 (6.06%) Legal
13 14 (6.06%) Degree
13 14 (6.06%) ION MarketView
13 14 (6.06%) Asset Management
14 12 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
14 12 (5.19%) Change Management
14 12 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (5.19%) PMI

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 8 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.87%) CMS
4 1 (0.43%) Confluence
4 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 17 (7.36%) MS Project
1 17 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (6.06%) ION MarketView
2 3 (1.30%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.30%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.43%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.16%) Office 365
2 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.87%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.73%) Intranet
2 3 (1.30%) Wireless
3 2 (0.87%) SAN
4 1 (0.43%) Network Security
4 1 (0.43%) Internet
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
4 1 (0.43%) LAN
4 1 (0.43%) VoIP
4 1 (0.43%) WAN
4 1 (0.43%) DHCP
4 1 (0.43%) HTTP
4 1 (0.43%) VPN
4 1 (0.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.73%) Big Data
3 3 (1.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.30%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.87%) CouchDB
4 2 (0.87%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.87%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.87%) HBase
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.87%) IDOL
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) QlikView
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.73%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (32.03%) Finance
2 46 (19.91%) Banking
3 27 (11.69%) Retail
3 27 (11.69%) Investment Banking
3 27 (11.69%) Front Office
4 14 (6.06%) Legal
5 8 (3.46%) Back Office
5 8 (3.46%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.03%) Law
7 6 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.16%) Marketing
9 4 (1.73%) French Language
10 3 (1.30%) Billing
11 2 (0.87%) German Language
12 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.43%) Local Government
12 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.43%) Advertising
12 1 (0.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.87%) HTML
2 1 (0.43%) Web Services
2 1 (0.43%) Spring
2 1 (0.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.96%) Fixed Income
1 23 (9.96%) Derivative
2 12 (5.19%) PMI
3 9 (3.90%) NHS
3 9 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.60%) Equities
5 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.73%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (1.30%) EPoS
7 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.30%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.87%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.87%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.87%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.90%) Windows
2 3 (1.30%) UNIX
3 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.87%) Android
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.43%) AIX
4 1 (0.43%) Linux
4 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (47.62%) Project Management
2 60 (25.97%) PRINCE2
3 53 (22.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 17 (7.36%) Electronic Trading
7 16 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (6.49%) Risk Management
8 15 (6.49%) Waterfall
9 14 (6.06%) Asset Management
10 12 (5.19%) Change Management
10 12 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (4.76%) Business Analysis
12 10 (4.33%) Scrum
12 10 (4.33%) Migration
12 10 (4.33%) ITIL
13 9 (3.90%) CRM
13 9 (3.90%) PRINCE
13 9 (3.90%) Service Delivery
14 8 (3.46%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.60%) SQL
2 5 (2.16%) Java
3 2 (0.87%) C
4 1 (0.43%) C++
4 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.43%) VB
4 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (9.96%) PMI Certification
2 16 (6.93%) PMP
3 14 (6.06%) Degree
4 12 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.16%) CISSP
7 4 (1.73%) CISA
8 3 (1.30%) CISM
9 2 (0.87%) APMP
10 1 (0.43%) GIAC
10 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.60%) SLA
2 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (0.43%) SCCM
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (7.36%) ION Trading
2 16 (6.93%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.46%) Oracle
3 8 (3.46%) VMware
4 5 (2.16%) Charles River
5 4 (1.73%) Citrix
5 4 (1.73%) Cisco
6 3 (1.30%) Sophis
7 2 (0.87%) OpenText
7 2 (0.87%) Motorola
7 2 (0.87%) Kronos
8 1 (0.43%) Google
8 1 (0.43%) Qualys
8 1 (0.43%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.43%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.43%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (0.43%) NetApp
8 1 (0.43%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.43%) Ab Initio
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