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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 304 278 282
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 94 118 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.55% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.59% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 74 51
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£488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £349 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £640 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.05 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +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
19545 20081 18032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.53% 93.17% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13847 13699 12141
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £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 327 376 496
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 21 £450 -10.00% 3
Canary Wharf +11 4 £538 -2.27%
Rainham - 2 £338 - 2
Wembley - 1 £300 -
Bromley - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Westminster - - - -
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 109 (54.23%) Project Management
2 62 (30.85%) Finance
3 60 (29.85%) PRINCE2
4 40 (19.90%) Banking
5 39 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (14.93%) Front Office
7 29 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (13.93%) Investment Banking
9 23 (11.44%) E-Commerce
10 22 (10.95%) Derivative
11 21 (10.45%) Fixed Income
12 19 (9.45%) ION Trading
12 19 (9.45%) Electronic Trading
13 18 (8.96%) PMI Certification
14 16 (7.96%) ION MarketView
15 15 (7.46%) Retail
15 15 (7.46%) ITIL
16 14 (6.97%) Risk Management
16 14 (6.97%) Degree
17 13 (6.47%) PMP
18 12 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 12 (5.97%) MS Excel
18 12 (5.97%) Migration
18 12 (5.97%) Change Management
19 11 (5.47%) MS Project
19 11 (5.47%) Microsoft
19 11 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 10 (4.98%) MS PowerPoint
21 9 (4.48%) Business Analysis
21 9 (4.48%) Project Planning

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.99%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.49%) CMS
4 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.50%) FileNet
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.47%) MS Project
3 10 (4.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.49%) MS Office
5 4 (1.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (7.96%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.00%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.49%) SaaS
2 4 (1.99%) Office 365
3 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.99%) Intranet
2 3 (1.49%) Firewall
3 2 (1.00%) SAN
3 2 (1.00%) VPN
3 2 (1.00%) VoIP
4 1 (0.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.50%) Wireless
4 1 (0.50%) WAN
4 1 (0.50%) DHCP
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) LAN
4 1 (0.50%) DNS
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) JIRA
2 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (30.85%) Finance
2 40 (19.90%) Banking
3 30 (14.93%) Front Office
4 28 (13.93%) Investment Banking
5 15 (7.46%) Retail
6 8 (3.98%) Back Office
7 7 (3.48%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.99%) Legal
9 5 (2.49%) French Language
9 5 (2.49%) Billing
10 4 (1.99%) Law
11 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (1.00%) Marketing
12 2 (1.00%) German Language
12 2 (1.00%) Spanish Language
12 2 (1.00%) Local Government
13 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.50%) Games
13 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) HTML
2 1 (0.50%) HTML5
2 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.95%) Derivative
2 21 (10.45%) Fixed Income
3 9 (4.48%) PMI
3 9 (4.48%) NHS
4 6 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.49%) Market Risk
5 5 (2.49%) EPoS
6 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.99%) Economics
7 3 (1.49%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.49%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.00%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.00%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.00%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.50%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.50%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.48%) Windows
2 3 (1.49%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.00%) UNIX
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.50%) AIX
4 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (54.23%) Project Management
2 60 (29.85%) PRINCE2
3 39 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (11.44%) E-Commerce
6 19 (9.45%) Electronic Trading
7 15 (7.46%) ITIL
8 14 (6.97%) Risk Management
9 12 (5.97%) Migration
9 12 (5.97%) Change Management
10 9 (4.48%) Business Analysis
10 9 (4.48%) Project Planning
10 9 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (3.98%) Change Control
12 7 (3.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (3.48%) PRINCE
12 7 (3.48%) Workflow
13 6 (2.99%) Asset Management
14 5 (2.49%) Release Management
14 5 (2.49%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.48%) SQL
2 6 (2.99%) Java
3 3 (1.49%) C++
4 2 (1.00%) C
5 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.50%) VB
5 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (8.96%) PMI Certification
2 14 (6.97%) Degree
3 13 (6.47%) PMP
4 12 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.00%) CISSP
7 2 (1.00%) CAPM
7 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.00%) APMP
8 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) CISA
8 1 (0.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.00%) SLA
1 2 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (9.45%) ION Trading
2 11 (5.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.48%) VMware
4 8 (3.98%) Citrix
5 7 (3.48%) Cisco
6 6 (2.99%) Oracle
7 3 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.49%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (1.00%) CA
8 2 (1.00%) IBM
8 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.50%) Vermilion
9 1 (0.50%) Google
9 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.50%) Primavera
9 1 (0.50%) SAP
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe
9 1 (0.50%) Murex
9 1 (0.50%) SunGard
9 1 (0.50%) HP
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