The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Project Director 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
Project Director
Rank 420 409 417
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Director 11 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.072% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.076% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 1
Median daily rate £744 £713 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.38% +78.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £625 £483
% change year-on-year
- +29.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Project Director
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%

Project Director
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Project Director in the job title.

Project Director Jobs Demand Trend in London

Project Director
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Director across the London region.

Project Director Daily Rate Trend in London

Project Director
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Project Director Daily Rate Histogram in London

Project Director
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Director across the London region.

Project Director Hourly Rate Trend in London

Project Director Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Project Director 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 Project Director in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 9 (56.25%) MS Project
2 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (50.00%) Law
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (6.25%) People Management
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.25%) QA
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Billing
7 1 (6.25%) Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Business Development
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Practice Management
7 1 (6.25%) Games
7 1 (6.25%) Legal
7 1 (6.25%) Migration

Project Director 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:

Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 8 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) Practice Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA