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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
England / London
Rank 22 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 1360 1821 1773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.11% 8.69% 8.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.41% 10.32% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 1213 1249
Median daily rate £459 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £611 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £392
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 17
Median hourly rate £33.28 £26.93 £28.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.60% -4.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.23 £13.70 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.60 £133.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.04%

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
16163 17637 17170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.52% 84.21% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11680 12514 12406
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 214 192
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 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 -11 194 £488 +8.33% 97
Croydon -4 20 £471 +3.57% 2
Canary Wharf +2 11 £450 -14.28%
Docklands, London -3 7 £700 +40.00%
Uxbridge 0 5 - - 1
Westminster -5 4 £400 +14.28%
Wimbledon - 4 £481 -
Brentford +8 3 £403 -19.50% 2
Greenwich +3 3 - -
Bromley -3 3 £263 -27.58%
Hammersmith -2 2 £413 -7.82%
Kingston Upon Thames -5 2 £446 - 1
Feltham -7 2 - - 3
Ilford - 2 - -
Chessington - 2 - - 2
Hackney 0 1 £375 +11.11%
Chiswick -1 1 £477 +77.65%
Harrow -1 1 £250 -48.05%
Hounslow -1 1 £250 -37.10% 1
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Dagenham - 1 - -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 1160 (38.35%) Finance
2 928 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
3 695 (22.98%) PRINCE2
4 662 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 465 (15.37%) Banking
6 370 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
7 351 (11.60%) MS Excel
8 325 (10.74%) Microsoft
9 309 (10.21%) Change Management
10 271 (8.96%) Degree
11 268 (8.86%) ITIL
12 258 (8.53%) Security Cleared
13 237 (7.83%) Business Analysis
14 236 (7.80%) Programme Management
15 232 (7.67%) Risk Management
16 231 (7.64%) Scrum
17 227 (7.50%) MS Project
18 222 (7.34%) Migration
19 214 (7.07%) Waterfall
20 193 (6.38%) PMP
21 191 (6.31%) Retail
22 190 (6.28%) MS PowerPoint
23 185 (6.12%) QA
24 184 (6.08%) SC Cleared
25 178 (5.88%) MS Office
26 167 (5.52%) Management Information System
27 165 (5.45%) Agile Project Management
28 164 (5.42%) SharePoint
29 163 (5.39%) SQL
30 162 (5.36%) PMI Certification

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
1 164 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 52 (1.72%) CMS
3 45 (1.49%) Confluence
4 27 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 23 (0.76%) Skype for Business
6 22 (0.73%) Apache Spark
7 18 (0.60%) WebSphere
8 16 (0.53%) SAS
9 15 (0.50%) Apache
10 14 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.43%) IIS
12 12 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 12 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.33%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.30%) MS Exchange
14 9 (0.30%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.26%) Drupal
15 8 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
16 6 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 351 (11.60%) MS Excel
2 227 (7.50%) MS Project
3 190 (6.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 178 (5.88%) MS Office
5 160 (5.29%) MS Visio
6 33 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.17%) Chatbot
9 5 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 5 (0.17%) SPSS
10 4 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.099%) InVision
12 2 (0.066%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.033%) Doxygen
13 1 (0.033%) EViews
13 1 (0.033%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 41 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
4 13 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 13 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
6 11 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (0.33%) SAP CO
7 10 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
8 9 (0.30%) Primavera
9 8 (0.26%) CA PPM
9 8 (0.26%) Eloqua
9 8 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
9 8 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
9 8 (0.26%) Sprinklr
10 6 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
10 6 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 60 (1.98%) Office 365
2 55 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (1.16%) SaaS
5 34 (1.12%) IaaS
6 29 (0.96%) PaaS
7 14 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.40%) Google Analytics
9 9 (0.30%) GitHub
10 6 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
12 4 (0.13%) Akamai
12 4 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.13%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.13%) Route 53
12 4 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.099%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.099%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 66 (2.18%) LAN
2 65 (2.15%) WAN
3 62 (2.05%) Firewall
4 40 (1.32%) Internet
5 38 (1.26%) Intranet
6 26 (0.86%) SAN
7 25 (0.83%) VoIP
7 25 (0.83%) Wireless
8 24 (0.79%) TCP/IP
8 24 (0.79%) VPN
9 23 (0.76%) DNS
9 23 (0.76%) Network Security
10 19 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (0.56%) MPLS
12 16 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (0.53%) HTTP
13 15 (0.50%) Skype
14 12 (0.40%) DHCP
15 11 (0.36%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (3.97%) SQL Server
2 65 (2.15%) Big Data
3 50 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (1.49%) Relational Database
5 44 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 26 (0.86%) MongoDB
7 24 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 23 (0.76%) Data Mining
8 23 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (0.63%) Apache Hive
11 18 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (0.56%) HBase
13 16 (0.53%) QlikView
14 13 (0.43%) NoSQL
15 12 (0.40%) Oracle Database
15 12 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 106 (3.50%) JIRA
2 33 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 20 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (0.60%) Git (software)
5 16 (0.53%) Selenium
6 14 (0.46%) JUnit
6 14 (0.46%) TeamCity
7 13 (0.43%) Cucumber
8 12 (0.40%) Maven
9 10 (0.33%) Visual Studio
10 9 (0.30%) Bitbucket
11 7 (0.23%) Axure RP
11 7 (0.23%) Gradle
12 6 (0.20%) Mockito
12 6 (0.20%) Spock
12 6 (0.20%) Subversion
13 5 (0.17%) Appium
13 5 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 4 (0.13%) HP UFT
14 4 (0.13%) Toad
General
1 1160 (38.35%) Finance
2 465 (15.37%) Banking
3 191 (6.31%) Retail
4 147 (4.86%) Marketing
5 136 (4.50%) Legal
6 127 (4.20%) Investment Banking
7 100 (3.31%) Front Office
8 86 (2.84%) Telecoms
9 66 (2.18%) Financial Institution
10 60 (1.98%) Law
11 40 (1.32%) Advertising
11 40 (1.32%) Retail Banking
12 36 (1.19%) Manufacturing
13 33 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
13 33 (1.09%) Publishing
14 29 (0.96%) Back Office
15 26 (0.86%) Billing
16 23 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
17 20 (0.66%) French Language
18 16 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1253 (41.42%) Project Manager
2 417 (13.79%) Analyst
3 299 (9.88%) Business Analyst
4 197 (6.51%) IT Manager
5 147 (4.86%) IT Project Manager
6 136 (4.50%) Consultant
7 134 (4.43%) Programme Manager
8 129 (4.26%) Architect
8 129 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 124 (4.10%) Senior Manager
10 108 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 95 (3.14%) Senior Project Manager
12 93 (3.07%) Developer
12 93 (3.07%) Digital Project Manager
13 90 (2.98%) Delivery Manager
14 85 (2.81%) Technical Manager
15 72 (2.38%) Agile Project Manager
16 68 (2.25%) Technical Project Manager
17 58 (1.92%) Business Manager
18 56 (1.85%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (3.07%) HTML
2 75 (2.48%) Web Services
3 64 (2.12%) XML
4 57 (1.88%) CSS
5 56 (1.85%) .NET
6 33 (1.09%) HTML5
7 29 (0.96%) Middleware
8 27 (0.89%) REST
9 26 (0.86%) jQuery
10 25 (0.83%) SOAP
11 24 (0.79%) AngularJS
11 24 (0.79%) JSON
12 22 (0.73%) J2EE
12 22 (0.73%) Node.js
13 20 (0.66%) ASP.NET
14 17 (0.56%) Spring
15 16 (0.53%) RESTful
16 13 (0.43%) XSLT
17 11 (0.36%) Velocity
18 10 (0.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 370 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
2 167 (5.52%) Management Information System
3 127 (4.20%) Data Centre
4 123 (4.07%) User Experience
5 85 (2.81%) PMI
6 78 (2.58%) Virtual Team
7 76 (2.51%) Equities
8 71 (2.35%) Fixed Income
9 67 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 64 (2.12%) Computer Science
11 50 (1.65%) Derivative
12 43 (1.42%) Data Integration
12 43 (1.42%) Fintech
12 43 (1.42%) FMCG
13 31 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
14 28 (0.93%) NHS
15 26 (0.86%) Market Risk
15 26 (0.86%) Visualisation
16 23 (0.76%) Credit Risk
17 20 (0.66%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 148 (4.89%) Windows
2 101 (3.34%) Linux
3 64 (2.12%) Unix
4 48 (1.59%) Windows Server
5 19 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (0.53%) Windows 10
6 16 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 15 (0.50%) Apple iOS
7 15 (0.50%) Solaris
8 14 (0.46%) CentOS
8 14 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.40%) Android
9 12 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.20%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.13%) AIX
14 2 (0.066%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.066%) pSOS
14 2 (0.066%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 928 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
2 695 (22.98%) PRINCE2
3 662 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 309 (10.21%) Change Management
5 268 (8.86%) ITIL
6 237 (7.83%) Business Analysis
7 236 (7.80%) Programme Management
8 232 (7.67%) Risk Management
9 231 (7.64%) Scrum
10 222 (7.34%) Migration
11 214 (7.07%) Waterfall
12 165 (5.45%) Agile Project Management
13 157 (5.19%) CRM
14 155 (5.12%) SDLC
15 147 (4.86%) Service Delivery
16 141 (4.66%) Project Planning
17 137 (4.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 128 (4.23%) Service Management
19 123 (4.07%) Analytics
20 122 (4.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 163 (5.39%) SQL
2 99 (3.27%) Java
3 88 (2.91%) JavaScript
4 51 (1.69%) C
5 43 (1.42%) C#
6 39 (1.29%) Python
7 24 (0.79%) Shell Script
8 20 (0.66%) T-SQL
9 19 (0.63%) PowerShell
10 18 (0.60%) PHP
11 16 (0.53%) Ruby
12 15 (0.50%) C++
13 12 (0.40%) Scala
14 11 (0.36%) Perl
14 11 (0.36%) VB
14 11 (0.36%) VBA
15 10 (0.33%) R
16 8 (0.26%) NATURAL
16 8 (0.26%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 271 (8.96%) Degree
2 258 (8.53%) Security Cleared
3 193 (6.38%) PMP
4 184 (6.08%) SC Cleared
5 162 (5.36%) PMI Certification
6 96 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 70 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 54 (1.79%) DV Cleared
9 44 (1.45%) APMP
10 35 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
11 33 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
12 30 (0.99%) ISEB
13 27 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (0.89%) CISSP
14 18 (0.60%) CISM
15 17 (0.56%) CISA
16 14 (0.46%) CCNP
16 14 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
17 13 (0.43%) CCNA
17 13 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (6.12%) QA
2 83 (2.74%) MiFID
3 37 (1.22%) SLA
4 36 (1.19%) Data Quality
5 24 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (0.60%) COBIT
7 18 (0.60%) EMIR
7 18 (0.60%) PCI DSS
8 15 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
9 14 (0.46%) FATCA
9 14 (0.46%) PMBOK
10 12 (0.40%) GxP
11 10 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
12 8 (0.26%) P3O
13 7 (0.23%) Basel III
13 7 (0.23%) Solvency II
14 6 (0.20%) ISO 9000
15 4 (0.13%) AIFMD
15 4 (0.13%) GMP
System Software
1 45 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.60%) Docker
4 11 (0.36%) HDFS
5 10 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (0.23%) XenApp
8 5 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.17%) vSphere
8 5 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.13%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.13%) vCloud
10 3 (0.099%) NFS
10 3 (0.099%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.066%) Firmware
11 2 (0.066%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 2 (0.066%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.066%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (0.066%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 24 (0.79%) Puppet
2 20 (0.66%) Ansible
3 11 (0.36%) SCCM
4 9 (0.30%) Kubernetes
4 9 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.23%) Oozie
6 6 (0.20%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.17%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.17%) Salt
8 4 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.13%) Consul
8 4 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (0.13%) OPNET
8 4 (0.13%) Packer
8 4 (0.13%) Rsyslog
8 4 (0.13%) Terraform
8 4 (0.13%) yum
8 4 (0.13%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.099%) SCOM
Vendors
1 325 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 148 (4.89%) SAP
3 126 (4.17%) Oracle
4 77 (2.55%) Cisco
5 69 (2.28%) VMware
6 56 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
7 40 (1.32%) Adobe
8 38 (1.26%) Citrix
9 37 (1.22%) IBM
10 34 (1.12%) CheckPoint
11 29 (0.96%) Google
12 27 (0.89%) HP
13 21 (0.69%) Tableau
14 20 (0.66%) Sybase
15 19 (0.63%) WorldPay
16 18 (0.60%) F5
17 17 (0.56%) Cloudera
17 17 (0.56%) Cognos
17 17 (0.56%) Juniper
17 17 (0.56%) Splunk
London
Venn Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Comtecs
Rate: £500 - £525 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
AAP3
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Omni RMS
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £350 - £395 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £575.00 - £630.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago