The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 291 284 305
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 122 105 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.49% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.52% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 66 86
Average daily rate £456 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £328 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £613 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £389 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.32% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £67.50 - £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.98 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+48.28% -10.08%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
IT Project Manager
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 32 £525 +6.32% 5
Docklands, London - 6 £488 -
Canary Wharf +18 1 £550 +66.66%
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 117 (48.75%) Project Management
2 100 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 86 (35.83%) Finance
4 65 (27.08%) Banking
5 51 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (14.58%) Investment Banking
7 29 (12.08%) Migration
8 22 (9.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 22 (9.17%) PMI Certification
9 21 (8.75%) Windows
9 21 (8.75%) Retail
10 20 (8.33%) Oracle
10 20 (8.33%) ITIL
11 19 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (7.50%) Change Management
13 17 (7.08%) Advertising
13 17 (7.08%) Back Office
14 16 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 15 (6.25%) PMP
16 14 (5.83%) Microsoft
16 14 (5.83%) ERP
16 14 (5.83%) Management Information System
16 14 (5.83%) QA
17 13 (5.42%) PMI
18 12 (5.00%) NHS
18 12 (5.00%) UNIX
19 11 (4.58%) MS Project
19 11 (4.58%) MS Office
19 11 (4.58%) Equities
20 10 (4.17%) Information Security

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.25%) Lync
2 3 (1.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.83%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) IIS
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (4.58%) MS Project
1 11 (4.58%) MS Office
2 8 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.42%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.42%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.08%) SaaS
2 4 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.92%) Firewall
2 5 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (1.67%) Internet
4 3 (1.25%) Intranet
4 3 (1.25%) VoIP
5 2 (0.83%) DNS
5 2 (0.83%) SAN
6 1 (0.42%) MPLS
6 1 (0.42%) DSL
6 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.42%) Extranet
6 1 (0.42%) WAN
6 1 (0.42%) FTP
6 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.42%) ISDN
6 1 (0.42%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.25%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.83%) DataStage
5 1 (0.42%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
General
1 86 (35.83%) Finance
2 65 (27.08%) Banking
3 35 (14.58%) Investment Banking
4 21 (8.75%) Retail
5 17 (7.08%) Advertising
5 17 (7.08%) Back Office
6 10 (4.17%) Front Office
6 10 (4.17%) Legal
7 6 (2.50%) Publishing
8 5 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.08%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.25%) Law
10 3 (1.25%) Billing
10 3 (1.25%) Local Government
11 2 (0.83%) International Banking
11 2 (0.83%) Marketing
11 2 (0.83%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.25%) .NET
2 1 (0.42%) SAML
2 1 (0.42%) Flash
2 1 (0.42%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.42%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.83%) Management Information System
2 13 (5.42%) PMI
3 12 (5.00%) NHS
4 11 (4.58%) Equities
5 8 (3.33%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.92%) Derivative
7 6 (2.50%) Market Risk
7 6 (2.50%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.67%) Social Media
10 3 (1.25%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.25%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.25%) Economics
11 2 (0.83%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.83%) EPoS
12 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.42%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.42%) DataPower
12 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.75%) Windows
2 12 (5.00%) UNIX
3 9 (3.75%) Linux
4 3 (1.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (48.75%) Project Management
2 100 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 51 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (12.08%) Migration
5 20 (8.33%) ITIL
6 19 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (7.50%) Change Management
8 14 (5.83%) ERP
9 10 (4.17%) Information Security
10 9 (3.75%) Matrix Management
11 8 (3.33%) Business Analysis
11 8 (3.33%) Supplier Management
11 8 (3.33%) Project Planning
11 8 (3.33%) SIEM
11 8 (3.33%) CRM
11 8 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (2.92%) Workflow
12 7 (2.92%) PRINCE
12 7 (2.92%) Resource Management
13 6 (2.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.08%) SQL
2 4 (1.67%) Java
3 3 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (9.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 22 (9.17%) PMI Certification
2 16 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 15 (6.25%) PMP
4 9 (3.75%) Degree
5 6 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.25%) CISSP
7 3 (1.25%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.83%) CCSE
8 2 (0.83%) ISEB
9 1 (0.42%) APMP
9 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.83%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.42%) EMIR
3 1 (0.42%) GxP
3 1 (0.42%) Basel III
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.83%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.42%) XenApp
4 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (8.33%) Oracle
2 14 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.33%) SAP
4 6 (2.50%) Cisco
4 6 (2.50%) VMware
5 5 (2.08%) Citrix
5 5 (2.08%) Sybase
6 4 (1.67%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.25%) MobileIron
7 3 (1.25%) Websense
7 3 (1.25%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.25%) Baan
7 3 (1.25%) Murex
8 2 (0.83%) IBM
8 2 (0.83%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.83%) Remedy
8 2 (0.83%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.42%) Lumension
9 1 (0.42%) BI-SAM
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