The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 15 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 1846 2109 2182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.34% 8.95% 9.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.77% 10.95% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1531 1512
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £290 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 14
Median hourly rate £27.64 £24.23 £20.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.05% +19.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £100.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +11.66%
Project Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18899 19269 19282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.37% 81.80% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13645 13773 13493
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 £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 233 235
Median hourly rate £25.69 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £65.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Project Management
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 Project Management within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -9 265 £500 +11.11% 111
Bromley +10 22 £500 -13.04%
Croydon -1 18 £418 -16.50%
Canary Wharf -3 17 £500 +8.10%
Docklands, London +8 11 £600 +30.08% 1
Brentford 0 10 £450 -7.69% 3
Feltham -6 6 £435 +5.77%
Uxbridge -7 6 £404 +21.35% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -6 5 £333 -11.33%
Paddington +2 4 £700 +86.66%
Ilford +5 3 £200 -26.26%
Ealing - 3 - -
Twickenham +2 2 £413 +15.78%
Westminster -21 2 £700 +155.70%
Wimbledon -2 1 - -
Harrow -9 1 £220 -34.81%
Ruislip - 1 - - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £525 -
Beckenham - 1 £325 - 1
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 1427 (35.90%) Finance
2 1150 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
3 922 (23.19%) PRINCE2
4 875 (22.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 628 (15.80%) Banking
6 439 (11.04%) Change Management
7 429 (10.79%) Microsoft
8 424 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
9 421 (10.59%) ITIL
10 378 (9.51%) Degree
11 363 (9.13%) Migration
12 356 (8.96%) MS Excel
13 338 (8.50%) MS Project
14 293 (7.37%) Risk Management
15 292 (7.35%) Scrum
16 279 (7.02%) Business Analysis
17 276 (6.94%) Security Cleared
18 272 (6.84%) Retail
19 267 (6.72%) SQL
20 256 (6.44%) Waterfall
21 255 (6.42%) SDLC
22 252 (6.34%) PMI Certification
23 236 (5.94%) Programme Management
24 229 (5.76%) Management Information System
24 229 (5.76%) Agile Project Management
25 226 (5.69%) Windows
26 217 (5.46%) Oracle
27 211 (5.31%) MS Office
27 211 (5.31%) PMP
28 203 (5.11%) MS PowerPoint

Project Management
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
1 187 (4.70%) SharePoint
2 65 (1.64%) Confluence
3 50 (1.26%) CMS
4 44 (1.11%) Skype for Business
5 35 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 29 (0.73%) MS Exchange
6 29 (0.73%) Tomcat
7 22 (0.55%) Apache
8 21 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 21 (0.53%) WebLogic
9 17 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (0.40%) IBM Notes
10 16 (0.40%) SAS
10 16 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (0.38%) MS Project Server
12 14 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.33%) IIS
14 11 (0.28%) Drupal
15 10 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
16 8 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 356 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 338 (8.50%) MS Project
3 211 (5.31%) MS Office
4 203 (5.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 173 (4.35%) MS Visio
6 36 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 24 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 21 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
9 11 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
11 7 (0.18%) InDesign
12 5 (0.13%) InVision
13 4 (0.10%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.075%) SmartSuite
15 2 (0.050%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.050%) GNU Octave
15 2 (0.050%) Mingle
15 2 (0.050%) Open Workbench
16 1 (0.025%) Gliffy
16 1 (0.025%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 55 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
3 18 (0.45%) SAP FI
4 17 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
5 12 (0.30%) Magento
6 11 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.28%) RMDS
6 11 (0.28%) SAP CO
6 11 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
7 10 (0.25%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.20%) CA PPM
8 8 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
9 7 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 7 (0.18%) SAP HR
9 7 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.15%) SAP R/3
10 6 (0.15%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 91 (2.29%) Office 365
2 51 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (1.26%) SaaS
4 48 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (0.70%) PaaS
6 19 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.43%) IaaS
8 9 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
8 9 (0.23%) OneDrive
9 8 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (0.20%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.20%) Yammer
10 7 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.15%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
12 5 (0.13%) iTunes
12 5 (0.13%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 103 (2.59%) Firewall
2 72 (1.81%) LAN
2 72 (1.81%) WAN
3 63 (1.58%) Intranet
4 56 (1.41%) DNS
5 45 (1.13%) Internet
6 42 (1.06%) SAN
6 42 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 39 (0.98%) Wireless
8 34 (0.86%) VoIP
9 32 (0.81%) VPN
9 32 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
10 31 (0.78%) Network Security
11 27 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (0.68%) HTTP
12 24 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
12 24 (0.60%) DHCP
13 21 (0.53%) NetScaler
14 20 (0.50%) MPLS
14 20 (0.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 83 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (1.26%) Relational Database
4 42 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 34 (0.86%) Big Data
6 28 (0.70%) RDBMS
7 26 (0.65%) Data Mining
8 24 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
10 22 (0.55%) NonStop SQL
11 21 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (0.48%) NoSQL
14 18 (0.45%) MySQL
15 16 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (0.38%) DB2
16 15 (0.38%) Hadoop
16 15 (0.38%) MS Access
16 15 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 116 (2.92%) JIRA
2 47 (1.18%) Axure RP
3 43 (1.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 35 (0.88%) Git (software)
5 26 (0.65%) Jenkins
6 23 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (0.45%) Selenium
8 13 (0.33%) Cucumber
8 13 (0.33%) Subversion
9 12 (0.30%) Bitbucket
9 12 (0.30%) Visual Studio
10 10 (0.25%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.25%) Toad
11 8 (0.20%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 7 (0.18%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.18%) IntelliJ
12 7 (0.18%) JUnit
12 7 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (0.15%) Maven
13 6 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 1427 (35.90%) Finance
2 628 (15.80%) Banking
3 272 (6.84%) Retail
4 198 (4.98%) Marketing
5 193 (4.86%) Investment Banking
6 136 (3.42%) Legal
7 135 (3.40%) Telecoms
8 132 (3.32%) Front Office
9 116 (2.92%) Financial Institution
10 83 (2.09%) Law
11 58 (1.46%) Back Office
12 55 (1.38%) Publishing
13 53 (1.33%) Retail Banking
14 44 (1.11%) Advertising
15 43 (1.08%) Manufacturing
16 34 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
17 25 (0.63%) Games
18 22 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
19 20 (0.50%) Billing
20 15 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1665 (41.89%) Project Manager
2 535 (13.46%) Analyst
3 341 (8.58%) Business Analyst
4 245 (6.16%) IT Manager
5 208 (5.23%) Architect
5 208 (5.23%) IT Project Manager
6 204 (5.13%) Senior Manager
7 163 (4.10%) Senior Project Manager
8 157 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
9 154 (3.87%) Consultant
10 142 (3.57%) Programme Manager
11 135 (3.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 127 (3.19%) Delivery Manager
13 125 (3.14%) Technical Manager
14 114 (2.87%) Digital Project Manager
15 102 (2.57%) Technical Project Manager
16 98 (2.47%) Developer
17 95 (2.39%) Agile Project Manager
18 80 (2.01%) Project Analyst
19 79 (1.99%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (4.43%) HTML
2 114 (2.87%) CSS
3 108 (2.72%) .NET
4 87 (2.19%) XML
5 77 (1.94%) Web Services
6 46 (1.16%) Middleware
7 43 (1.08%) J2EE
8 29 (0.73%) HTML5
9 23 (0.58%) ASP.NET
10 22 (0.55%) JSP
11 21 (0.53%) REST
11 21 (0.53%) SOAP
12 20 (0.50%) Ajax
12 20 (0.50%) Node.js
13 18 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
13 18 (0.45%) RESTful
14 16 (0.40%) CSS3
14 16 (0.40%) JSON
14 16 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
15 15 (0.38%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 424 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 229 (5.76%) Management Information System
3 185 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 153 (3.85%) User Experience
5 145 (3.65%) PMI
6 85 (2.14%) Equities
6 85 (2.14%) Fixed Income
7 84 (2.11%) Virtual Team
8 74 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 72 (1.81%) Computer Science
10 45 (1.13%) Derivative
10 45 (1.13%) FMCG
11 43 (1.08%) Psychology
12 42 (1.06%) Mobile App
13 35 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
14 33 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
14 33 (0.83%) Hedge funds
15 31 (0.78%) RIA
16 30 (0.75%) Data Integration
17 29 (0.73%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 226 (5.69%) Windows
2 126 (3.17%) Linux
3 98 (2.47%) Unix
4 91 (2.29%) Windows Server
5 36 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (0.78%) Apple iOS
7 30 (0.75%) Android
8 28 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (0.65%) Solaris
10 24 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 17 (0.43%) Windows 10
14 13 (0.33%) AIX
15 10 (0.25%) Windows Phone
16 9 (0.23%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.20%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.18%) Windows 8
19 6 (0.15%) Windows XP
20 4 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1150 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 922 (23.19%) PRINCE2
3 875 (22.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 439 (11.04%) Change Management
5 421 (10.59%) ITIL
6 363 (9.13%) Migration
7 293 (7.37%) Risk Management
8 292 (7.35%) Scrum
9 279 (7.02%) Business Analysis
10 256 (6.44%) Waterfall
11 255 (6.42%) SDLC
12 236 (5.94%) Programme Management
13 229 (5.76%) Agile Project Management
14 203 (5.11%) Project Planning
15 195 (4.91%) Service Management
16 191 (4.81%) CRM
17 186 (4.68%) Service Delivery
18 172 (4.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 169 (4.25%) User Acceptance Testing
20 167 (4.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 267 (6.72%) SQL
2 150 (3.77%) Java
3 146 (3.67%) JavaScript
4 67 (1.69%) C#
5 45 (1.13%) Python
6 41 (1.03%) C
7 40 (1.01%) Perl
7 40 (1.01%) PowerShell
8 37 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 27 (0.68%) C++
10 25 (0.63%) PHP
11 22 (0.55%) Ruby
11 22 (0.55%) Shell Script
12 15 (0.38%) VB
13 14 (0.35%) VBA
14 11 (0.28%) Bash Shell
15 9 (0.23%) Objective-C
16 8 (0.20%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.18%) COBOL
17 7 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 378 (9.51%) Degree
2 276 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 252 (6.34%) PMI Certification
4 211 (5.31%) PMP
5 181 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 142 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 118 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 76 (1.91%) CISSP
9 72 (1.81%) ISEB
10 55 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
11 54 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
12 51 (1.28%) APMP
13 40 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
13 40 (1.01%) DV Cleared
14 35 (0.88%) CLAS
15 26 (0.65%) CCNP
15 26 (0.65%) CISM
16 23 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (0.50%) MCSE
18 15 (0.38%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (4.13%) QA
2 78 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (1.28%) Data Quality
4 43 (1.08%) MiFID
5 41 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
6 38 (0.96%) SLA
7 25 (0.63%) COBIT
8 18 (0.45%) PCI DSS
9 14 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 14 (0.35%) PMBOK
9 14 (0.35%) SEPA
10 13 (0.33%) FATCA
11 10 (0.25%) COREP
11 10 (0.25%) EMIR
11 10 (0.25%) Government Security Classifications
12 9 (0.23%) Basel III
12 9 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
12 9 (0.23%) Solvency II
13 8 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (0.18%) Basel II
System Software
1 114 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 81 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.55%) XenApp
4 20 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.48%) vSphere
6 18 (0.45%) Docker
7 14 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (0.20%) BitLocker
10 8 (0.20%) UAG
10 8 (0.20%) VMware ESX
11 7 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.15%) XenServer
13 5 (0.13%) Xen
14 4 (0.10%) KVM
14 4 (0.10%) NDS
14 4 (0.10%) NetIQ eDirectory
14 4 (0.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 35 (0.88%) SCCM
2 33 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
3 31 (0.78%) Puppet
4 30 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (0.53%) Ansible
6 20 (0.50%) SCOM
7 12 (0.30%) HP SIM
7 12 (0.30%) Salt
8 10 (0.25%) EdgeSight
8 10 (0.25%) Nagios
9 9 (0.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 9 (0.23%) TeamSite
10 8 (0.20%) Backup Exec
10 8 (0.20%) IBM BigFix
10 8 (0.20%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 8 (0.20%) WSUS
11 7 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (0.18%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.15%) OPNET
Vendors
1 429 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 217 (5.46%) Oracle
3 169 (4.25%) SAP
4 107 (2.69%) Cisco
5 103 (2.59%) Citrix
6 102 (2.57%) VMware
7 87 (2.19%) Adobe
8 78 (1.96%) HP
9 74 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
10 56 (1.41%) IBM
11 40 (1.01%) CheckPoint
12 31 (0.78%) Google
13 30 (0.75%) Bloomberg
13 30 (0.75%) ServiceNow
14 28 (0.70%) Murex
15 26 (0.65%) F5
15 26 (0.65%) Juniper
16 24 (0.60%) Palo Alto
16 24 (0.60%) Red Hat
17 22 (0.55%) Apple
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