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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
England / London
Rank 277 242 268
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +26
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 129 170 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.81% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.85% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 117 109
Median daily rate £510 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.16 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.65% +3.75%

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
18361 20062 20287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.10% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13139 14193 14289
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 305 335
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +5 27 £510 -7.27% 4
Docklands, London +3 5 £688 +37.50%
Croydon -1 2 £416 -4.91%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £425 -
Uxbridge -6 1 - - 1
Ilford - 1 £430 -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 141 (58.02%) Project Management
2 83 (34.16%) Finance
3 82 (33.74%) PRINCE2
4 70 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (19.75%) Banking
7 27 (11.11%) Retail
7 27 (11.11%) Front Office
8 24 (9.88%) Change Management
8 24 (9.88%) SDLC
9 22 (9.05%) Investment Management
9 22 (9.05%) Matrix Organization
10 21 (8.64%) PMP
10 21 (8.64%) PMI Certification
10 21 (8.64%) Migration
11 19 (7.82%) Investment Banking
11 19 (7.82%) MS Project
12 18 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 18 (7.41%) Risk Management
12 18 (7.41%) Waterfall
13 17 (7.00%) Legal
14 16 (6.58%) ITIL
14 16 (6.58%) Wealth Management
14 16 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 15 (6.17%) Data Centre
16 14 (5.76%) Matrix Management
16 14 (5.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 14 (5.76%) Microsoft
17 13 (5.35%) Degree
17 13 (5.35%) 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 6 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.23%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.82%) Confluence
3 2 (0.82%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.41%) CMS
4 1 (0.41%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.41%) Moodle
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (7.82%) MS Project
2 9 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.65%) MS Office
5 3 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.82%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (0.82%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.82%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.41%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.41%) SunGard APT
3 1 (0.41%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.06%) IaaS
2 5 (2.06%) SaaS
3 4 (1.65%) Office 365
4 3 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.82%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.70%) WAN
2 8 (3.29%) LAN
3 3 (1.23%) Firewall
3 3 (1.23%) Network Security
4 2 (0.82%) Skype
4 2 (0.82%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.82%) VoIP
4 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.41%) DMVPN
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) HTTP
5 1 (0.41%) PSTN
5 1 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.06%) Big Data
2 4 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.23%) Flink
3 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.23%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.23%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (2.88%) JIRA
2 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 83 (34.16%) Finance
2 48 (19.75%) Banking
3 27 (11.11%) Front Office
3 27 (11.11%) Retail
4 19 (7.82%) Investment Banking
5 17 (7.00%) Legal
6 10 (4.12%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.88%) Retail Banking
9 6 (2.47%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.65%) Back Office
10 4 (1.65%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (1.65%) Law
10 4 (1.65%) Marketing
11 3 (1.23%) Advertising
11 3 (1.23%) French Language
12 2 (0.82%) Publishing
13 1 (0.41%) German Language
13 1 (0.41%) International Banking
13 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.23%) Kafka
1 3 (1.23%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (0.82%) Middleware
3 1 (0.41%) .NET
3 1 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.41%) REST
3 1 (0.41%) SOAP
3 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.17%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.70%) Fixed Income
3 8 (3.29%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.88%) Derivative
5 6 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.06%) Equities
6 5 (2.06%) PMI
7 4 (1.65%) EPoS
8 3 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.23%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.23%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.23%) NHS
9 2 (0.82%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.41%) CCTV
10 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.53%) Windows
2 4 (1.65%) Linux
2 4 (1.65%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.23%) Unix
4 1 (0.41%) Android
4 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (58.02%) Project Management
2 82 (33.74%) PRINCE2
3 70 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (9.88%) Change Management
5 24 (9.88%) SDLC
6 22 (9.05%) Investment Management
6 22 (9.05%) Matrix Organization
7 21 (8.64%) Migration
8 18 (7.41%) Risk Management
8 18 (7.41%) Waterfall
9 16 (6.58%) ITIL
9 16 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 16 (6.58%) Wealth Management
10 14 (5.76%) Matrix Management
11 13 (5.35%) Asset Management
11 13 (5.35%) Business Analysis
12 12 (4.94%) Programme Management
12 12 (4.94%) Project Planning
13 10 (4.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.47%) SQL
2 3 (1.23%) Java
3 2 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (8.64%) PMI Certification
1 21 (8.64%) PMP
2 18 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (5.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (5.35%) Degree
5 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.23%) APMP
6 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.82%) ISEB
7 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.82%) PgMP
8 1 (0.41%) CISM
8 1 (0.41%) CISSP
8 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.70%) MiFID
2 6 (2.47%) GxP
3 4 (1.65%) QA
4 3 (1.23%) EMIR
4 3 (1.23%) FATCA
5 2 (0.82%) AIFMD
5 2 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.82%) GDPR
5 2 (0.82%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.41%) GMP
6 1 (0.41%) IFRS
6 1 (0.41%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.41%) SEPA
6 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.41%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 14 (5.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.53%) Cisco
3 6 (2.47%) Oracle
4 4 (1.65%) Demandware
5 3 (1.23%) hybris
5 3 (1.23%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.82%) Blue Coat
6 2 (0.82%) BT
6 2 (0.82%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.82%) Computacenter
6 2 (0.82%) GoldenSource
6 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.82%) SAP
6 2 (0.82%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.82%) VMware
7 1 (0.41%) AppSense
7 1 (0.41%) HP
7 1 (0.41%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.41%) Mitel
7 1 (0.41%) SimCorp
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