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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 18 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 1787 2181 2224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.90% 9.34% 9.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.18% 11.22% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1203 1570 1570
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 19
Median hourly rate £30.21 £28.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.93% +2.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.92 £13.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £157.00 £79.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £31.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.91% +4.80%
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
19475 19430 19928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.07% 83.19% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13944 13956 14107
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 220 248
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £52.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -6 270 £503 +8.64% 86
Canary Wharf -3 22 £500 +5.26%
Croydon -4 21 £365 -18.88% 1
Brentford +3 9 £450 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames +1 9 £425 +23.81% 3
Feltham -3 9 £440 +4.76%
Bromley +3 8 £425 +3.03%
Paddington +1 6 £600 +60.00%
Docklands, London -3 6 £613 +32.79%
Wimbledon +3 3 £250 -48.97%
Ealing 0 2 £488 +16.07%
Southwark - 2 £475 -
Hammersmith +2 1 £425 -18.26%
Hayes -3 1 £475 +48.43%
Ilford -3 1 - -
Twickenham -4 1 £425 - 1
Harrow -6 1 £350 -12.50% 1
Uxbridge -12 1 - - 2
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1289 (35.83%) Finance
2 1112 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
3 822 (22.85%) PRINCE2
4 810 (22.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 555 (15.43%) Banking
6 419 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
7 385 (10.70%) ITIL
7 385 (10.70%) Microsoft
8 369 (10.26%) Change Management
9 341 (9.48%) MS Excel
10 334 (9.28%) Degree
11 316 (8.78%) Migration
12 298 (8.28%) MS Project
13 285 (7.92%) Business Analysis
14 269 (7.48%) Security Cleared
15 264 (7.34%) Scrum
16 263 (7.31%) Retail
16 263 (7.31%) Waterfall
17 246 (6.84%) Programme Management
18 242 (6.73%) Risk Management
19 225 (6.25%) SQL
20 219 (6.09%) Agile Project Management
21 211 (5.86%) Management Information System
22 201 (5.59%) SDLC
23 200 (5.56%) Service Delivery
24 199 (5.53%) MS PowerPoint
25 197 (5.48%) PMI Certification
26 195 (5.42%) Project Planning
27 191 (5.31%) Service Management
28 189 (5.25%) PMP

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
1 166 (4.61%) SharePoint
2 60 (1.67%) Confluence
3 51 (1.42%) CMS
4 34 (0.94%) Skype for Business
5 28 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 25 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 24 (0.67%) Apache
8 22 (0.61%) SAS
9 21 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 19 (0.53%) MS Exchange
11 17 (0.47%) IIS
12 16 (0.44%) IBM Notes
13 15 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (0.36%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.33%) MS Project Server
16 11 (0.31%) Apache Spark
16 11 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.28%) Drupal
18 9 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 341 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 298 (8.28%) MS Project
3 199 (5.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 187 (5.20%) MS Office
5 160 (4.45%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 19 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 17 (0.47%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
10 9 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (0.19%) InDesign
12 6 (0.17%) InVision
13 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.083%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.056%) GNU Octave
15 2 (0.056%) InfoPath
15 2 (0.056%) Mingle
15 2 (0.056%) SPSS
16 1 (0.028%) Acrobat
16 1 (0.028%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 37 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
3 16 (0.44%) SAP FI
3 16 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
4 11 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (0.31%) SAP CO
4 11 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
5 10 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (0.22%) SAP HR
8 7 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
8 7 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 7 (0.19%) SAP CRM
8 7 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 80 (2.22%) Office 365
2 52 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (1.33%) SaaS
4 45 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (0.92%) PaaS
6 24 (0.67%) IaaS
7 20 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
9 8 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 8 (0.22%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.17%) Yammer
11 5 (0.14%) GitHub
11 5 (0.14%) iTunes
11 5 (0.14%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
12 4 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (0.11%) Force.com
13 3 (0.083%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.00%) Firewall
2 62 (1.72%) Intranet
3 61 (1.70%) WAN
4 53 (1.47%) LAN
5 48 (1.33%) DNS
6 45 (1.25%) Internet
7 36 (1.00%) TCP/IP
8 35 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
9 32 (0.89%) HTTP
10 31 (0.86%) SAN
11 29 (0.81%) Network Security
12 27 (0.75%) VoIP
13 26 (0.72%) Wireless
14 23 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
14 23 (0.64%) LDAP
15 21 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (0.56%) DHCP
16 20 (0.56%) VPN
17 17 (0.47%) SMS
18 16 (0.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 68 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 40 (1.11%) Big Data
5 30 (0.83%) Data Mining
5 30 (0.83%) RDBMS
6 28 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (0.72%) Hadoop
7 26 (0.72%) Oracle Database
8 24 (0.67%) NoSQL
8 24 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (0.64%) NonStop SQL
10 20 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (0.44%) MongoDB
13 15 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.36%) GIS
16 12 (0.33%) MS Access
16 12 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 107 (2.97%) JIRA
2 37 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 28 (0.78%) Jenkins
4 26 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (0.67%) Axure RP
6 21 (0.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 16 (0.44%) Selenium
8 15 (0.42%) Cucumber
9 14 (0.39%) Subversion
10 13 (0.36%) Bitbucket
10 13 (0.36%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (0.25%) Visual Studio
13 8 (0.22%) Toad
14 7 (0.19%) Appium
14 7 (0.19%) Bower
14 7 (0.19%) JUnit
15 6 (0.17%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.17%) Maven
15 6 (0.17%) SonarQube
General
1 1289 (35.83%) Finance
2 555 (15.43%) Banking
3 263 (7.31%) Retail
4 175 (4.86%) Marketing
5 149 (4.14%) Investment Banking
6 133 (3.70%) Legal
7 110 (3.06%) Front Office
8 109 (3.03%) Telecoms
9 104 (2.89%) Financial Institution
10 77 (2.14%) Law
11 56 (1.56%) Retail Banking
12 55 (1.53%) Back Office
13 41 (1.14%) Publishing
14 40 (1.11%) Manufacturing
15 36 (1.00%) Advertising
16 28 (0.78%) French Language
16 28 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
17 23 (0.64%) Games
18 22 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
19 17 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1481 (41.16%) Project Manager
2 474 (13.17%) Analyst
3 305 (8.48%) Business Analyst
4 220 (6.11%) IT Manager
5 166 (4.61%) Senior Manager
6 164 (4.56%) IT Project Manager
7 153 (4.25%) Architect
8 146 (4.06%) Programme Manager
9 140 (3.89%) Consultant
10 138 (3.84%) Delivery Manager
11 124 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
12 121 (3.36%) Senior Project Manager
13 120 (3.34%) Technical Manager
14 109 (3.03%) Digital Project Manager
15 103 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 97 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
17 91 (2.53%) Developer
18 75 (2.08%) Agile Project Manager
19 70 (1.95%) Security Manager
20 69 (1.92%) Banking Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (4.36%) HTML
2 96 (2.67%) CSS
3 82 (2.28%) .NET
3 82 (2.28%) Web Services
4 75 (2.08%) XML
5 41 (1.14%) HTML5
6 40 (1.11%) Middleware
7 27 (0.75%) Node.js
8 25 (0.69%) J2EE
9 23 (0.64%) REST
10 21 (0.58%) ASP.NET
10 21 (0.58%) SOAP
11 20 (0.56%) AngularJS
12 19 (0.53%) jQuery
12 19 (0.53%) RESTful
13 18 (0.50%) JSON
14 17 (0.47%) Ajax
15 16 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
16 14 (0.39%) CSS3
17 11 (0.31%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 419 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 211 (5.86%) Management Information System
3 182 (5.06%) Data Centre
4 130 (3.61%) User Experience
5 108 (3.00%) PMI
6 90 (2.50%) Virtual Team
7 73 (2.03%) Equities
7 73 (2.03%) Fixed Income
8 72 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 65 (1.81%) Computer Science
10 42 (1.17%) Derivative
11 37 (1.03%) Data Integration
11 37 (1.03%) FMCG
12 36 (1.00%) Mobile App
13 33 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
14 29 (0.81%) NHS
15 24 (0.67%) Market Risk
16 23 (0.64%) EPoS
16 23 (0.64%) Hedge funds
16 23 (0.64%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 170 (4.72%) Windows
2 121 (3.36%) Linux
3 79 (2.20%) Unix
4 70 (1.95%) Windows Server
5 32 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 26 (0.72%) Android
6 26 (0.72%) Solaris
7 23 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.42%) Windows 10
11 14 (0.39%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.22%) AIX
14 8 (0.22%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.22%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.17%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.083%) CentOS
16 3 (0.083%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1112 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 822 (22.85%) PRINCE2
3 810 (22.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 385 (10.70%) ITIL
5 369 (10.26%) Change Management
6 316 (8.78%) Migration
7 285 (7.92%) Business Analysis
8 264 (7.34%) Scrum
9 263 (7.31%) Waterfall
10 246 (6.84%) Programme Management
11 242 (6.73%) Risk Management
12 219 (6.09%) Agile Project Management
13 201 (5.59%) SDLC
14 200 (5.56%) Service Delivery
15 195 (5.42%) Project Planning
16 191 (5.31%) Service Management
17 172 (4.78%) CRM
18 159 (4.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 157 (4.36%) User Acceptance Testing
20 145 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 225 (6.25%) SQL
2 138 (3.84%) JavaScript
3 118 (3.28%) Java
4 49 (1.36%) C#
5 48 (1.33%) C
5 48 (1.33%) Python
6 39 (1.08%) Perl
7 35 (0.97%) T-SQL
8 29 (0.81%) Ruby
9 27 (0.75%) C++
9 27 (0.75%) PowerShell
9 27 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 22 (0.61%) PHP
11 15 (0.42%) Bash Shell
12 13 (0.36%) VBA
13 12 (0.33%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.31%) Objective-C
15 9 (0.25%) VB
16 8 (0.22%) NATURAL
16 8 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 334 (9.28%) Degree
2 269 (7.48%) Security Cleared
3 197 (5.48%) PMI Certification
4 189 (5.25%) PMP
5 185 (5.14%) SC Cleared
6 108 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 101 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 76 (2.11%) CISSP
9 69 (1.92%) ISEB
10 52 (1.45%) DV Cleared
11 51 (1.42%) APMP
12 43 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
13 41 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
14 29 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
15 25 (0.69%) CISM
15 25 (0.69%) CLAS
16 24 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
17 23 (0.64%) CISA
18 19 (0.53%) CCNP
19 18 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (4.75%) QA
2 65 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (1.39%) MiFID
4 42 (1.17%) SLA
5 39 (1.08%) Data Quality
6 30 (0.83%) PCI DSS
7 28 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
8 27 (0.75%) COBIT
9 18 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 15 (0.42%) EMIR
11 14 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 12 (0.33%) SEPA
13 11 (0.31%) FATCA
14 10 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
15 9 (0.25%) PMBOK
15 9 (0.25%) Solvency II
16 8 (0.22%) Basel III
16 8 (0.22%) COREP
17 7 (0.19%) CRD IV
17 7 (0.19%) GxP
System Software
1 87 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 61 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.61%) XenApp
4 19 (0.53%) Docker
5 12 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (0.31%) XenDesktop
7 9 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.22%) BitLocker
8 8 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 8 (0.22%) UAG
8 8 (0.22%) vSphere
9 7 (0.19%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.14%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.083%) MetaFrame
12 3 (0.083%) NDS
12 3 (0.083%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.083%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.083%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (0.86%) Puppet
2 25 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.61%) Ansible
4 21 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
4 21 (0.58%) SCCM
5 18 (0.50%) SCOM
6 14 (0.39%) Salt
7 9 (0.25%) WSUS
8 8 (0.22%) Backup Exec
8 8 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (0.22%) IBM BigFix
8 8 (0.22%) Nagios
8 8 (0.22%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 7 (0.19%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.17%) OPNET
10 6 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (0.17%) TeamSite
11 5 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (0.14%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 385 (10.70%) Microsoft
2 178 (4.95%) Oracle
3 152 (4.22%) SAP
4 84 (2.33%) Cisco
5 73 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
6 68 (1.89%) Adobe
7 67 (1.86%) VMware
8 61 (1.70%) Citrix
9 50 (1.39%) HP
10 49 (1.36%) IBM
11 37 (1.03%) CheckPoint
12 32 (0.89%) ServiceNow
13 28 (0.78%) F5
14 25 (0.69%) Google
15 24 (0.67%) Juniper
16 23 (0.64%) Bloomberg
16 23 (0.64%) Cognos
16 23 (0.64%) Palo Alto
17 22 (0.61%) Symantec
17 22 (0.61%) WorldPay
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vadis People
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £250 to £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £550 daily rate
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £23.28 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £550 - £610 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
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Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lucas Consulting
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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West London
Nationwide People Ltd
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Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
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London
Experis Ltd
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Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
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City, London
Hatstand Limited
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £31.19 per hour
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City, London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
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Posted: 6 days ago