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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 22 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 1534 1933 1922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.13% 8.57% 8.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.41% 10.25% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 1321 1403
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 21
Median hourly rate £32.00 £37.75 £25.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.23% +45.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.72 £17.81 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £29.35
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +7.13%
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
18239 18851 19054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.79% 83.56% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13166 13449 14068
Median daily rate £480 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 230 244
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.62 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -13 205 £500 +8.10% 73
Croydon -5 31 £450 -2.17% 1
Canary Wharf -5 13 £500 -9.09%
Uxbridge +7 6 £435 +31.81% 1
Docklands, London -8 6 £675 +21.62%
Kingston Upon Thames +4 3 £450 +146.37% 1
Greenwich +4 3 - - 1
Brentford +4 3 £376 -24.75% 1
Bromley -13 3 £263 -25.00%
Hounslow 0 2 £275 -35.29%
Hammersmith -4 2 £425 -8.10%
Feltham -5 2 - - 1
Ilford - 2 - -
Paddington +4 1 - -
Chiswick 0 1 £477 +77.65%
Hayes 0 1 £475 +280.00%
Harrow -5 1 £250 -48.05%
Westminster -6 1 £425 +21.42%
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £338 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 1265 (37.08%) Finance
2 1037 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
3 776 (22.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 773 (22.66%) PRINCE2
5 553 (16.21%) Banking
6 400 (11.72%) MS Excel
7 381 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
8 364 (10.67%) Microsoft
9 362 (10.61%) Change Management
10 306 (8.97%) Degree
11 298 (8.73%) ITIL
12 283 (8.29%) Business Analysis
13 276 (8.09%) Programme Management
14 275 (8.06%) Migration
15 274 (8.03%) MS Project
16 260 (7.62%) Risk Management
17 254 (7.44%) Security Cleared
18 247 (7.24%) Waterfall
19 241 (7.06%) Retail
20 240 (7.03%) Scrum
21 217 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
22 201 (5.89%) SQL
23 200 (5.86%) PMP
24 194 (5.69%) MS Office
25 188 (5.51%) Management Information System
26 186 (5.45%) MS Visio
27 184 (5.39%) Agile Project Management
28 183 (5.36%) SDLC
28 183 (5.36%) QA
29 174 (5.10%) SharePoint

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
1 174 (5.10%) SharePoint
2 55 (1.61%) Confluence
3 49 (1.44%) CMS
4 25 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (0.64%) Apache Spark
6 21 (0.62%) Apache
6 21 (0.62%) SAS
6 21 (0.62%) Skype for Business
7 20 (0.59%) WebSphere
8 18 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 15 (0.44%) Tomcat
10 14 (0.41%) IIS
11 13 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.35%) MS Exchange
13 11 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.29%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (0.23%) IBM Notes
15 8 (0.23%) MS Project Server
16 6 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 400 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 274 (8.03%) MS Project
3 217 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 194 (5.69%) MS Office
5 186 (5.45%) MS Visio
6 33 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.35%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.15%) Chatbot
10 5 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.088%) InVision
12 3 (0.088%) Open Workbench
12 3 (0.088%) SPSS
13 2 (0.059%) GNU Octave
13 2 (0.059%) Mingle
14 1 (0.029%) EViews
14 1 (0.029%) LaTeX
14 1 (0.029%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 44 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.62%) SAP FI
3 19 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
4 18 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
5 16 (0.47%) SAP CO
5 16 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 12 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.29%) Primavera
9 9 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
10 8 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
11 7 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
11 7 (0.21%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.21%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 68 (1.99%) Office 365
2 57 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (1.38%) SaaS
5 37 (1.08%) PaaS
6 36 (1.06%) IaaS
7 16 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (0.32%) Google Analytics
9 10 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
10 8 (0.23%) GitHub
10 8 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
11 7 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
12 6 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.15%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.12%) iTunes
14 4 (0.12%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.12%) Route 53
14 4 (0.12%) Yammer
15 3 (0.088%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.40%) Firewall
2 69 (2.02%) WAN
3 68 (1.99%) LAN
4 50 (1.47%) Intranet
5 41 (1.20%) DNS
5 41 (1.20%) Internet
6 37 (1.08%) TCP/IP
7 36 (1.06%) Wireless
8 31 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 31 (0.91%) SAN
9 30 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
10 29 (0.85%) HTTP
11 26 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (0.76%) VoIP
12 25 (0.73%) VPN
13 23 (0.67%) DHCP
13 23 (0.67%) Network Security
14 18 (0.53%) BIG-IP
15 17 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 17 (0.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 64 (1.88%) Big Data
3 60 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (1.55%) Relational Database
5 42 (1.23%) Hadoop
6 28 (0.82%) Data Mining
6 28 (0.82%) RDBMS
6 28 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (0.67%) MongoDB
7 23 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
9 19 (0.56%) NoSQL
9 19 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 17 (0.50%) NonStop SQL
11 16 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (0.44%) Apache Hive
13 14 (0.41%) SAP Data Services
13 14 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 118 (3.46%) JIRA
2 40 (1.17%) Jenkins
3 29 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (0.82%) Git (software)
5 19 (0.56%) Selenium
5 19 (0.56%) TeamCity
6 18 (0.53%) Cucumber
7 16 (0.47%) JUnit
8 13 (0.38%) Maven
9 12 (0.35%) Bitbucket
10 11 (0.32%) Axure RP
11 10 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (0.29%) Visual Studio
12 9 (0.26%) Gradle
13 8 (0.23%) Appium
13 8 (0.23%) Subversion
14 7 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 7 (0.21%) Spock
14 7 (0.21%) Toad
15 6 (0.18%) Mockito
General
1 1265 (37.08%) Finance
2 553 (16.21%) Banking
3 241 (7.06%) Retail
4 172 (5.04%) Marketing
5 151 (4.43%) Investment Banking
6 146 (4.28%) Legal
7 111 (3.25%) Front Office
8 99 (2.90%) Telecoms
9 70 (2.05%) Financial Institution
10 59 (1.73%) Law
11 52 (1.52%) Retail Banking
12 48 (1.41%) Back Office
13 41 (1.20%) Advertising
14 37 (1.08%) Manufacturing
15 31 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
16 29 (0.85%) Publishing
17 28 (0.82%) Billing
18 23 (0.67%) French Language
19 22 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
20 18 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1408 (41.27%) Project Manager
2 458 (13.42%) Analyst
3 317 (9.29%) Business Analyst
4 204 (5.98%) IT Manager
5 154 (4.51%) IT Project Manager
6 151 (4.43%) Consultant
7 148 (4.34%) Programme Manager
8 135 (3.96%) Senior Manager
9 132 (3.87%) Infrastructure Manager
10 131 (3.84%) Architect
11 118 (3.46%) Technical Manager
12 113 (3.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 111 (3.25%) Delivery Manager
14 104 (3.05%) Senior Project Manager
15 99 (2.90%) Developer
15 99 (2.90%) Technical Project Manager
16 97 (2.84%) Digital Project Manager
17 61 (1.79%) Agile Project Manager
17 61 (1.79%) Business Manager
18 59 (1.73%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (3.60%) HTML
2 89 (2.61%) Web Services
3 71 (2.08%) XML
4 70 (2.05%) .NET
5 64 (1.88%) CSS
6 41 (1.20%) HTML5
7 32 (0.94%) Middleware
7 32 (0.94%) REST
8 29 (0.85%) Node.js
9 27 (0.79%) AngularJS
9 27 (0.79%) ASP.NET
10 23 (0.67%) J2EE
10 23 (0.67%) jQuery
10 23 (0.67%) SOAP
11 19 (0.56%) JSON
12 16 (0.47%) RESTful
12 16 (0.47%) Spring
13 12 (0.35%) Ajax
13 12 (0.35%) Kafka
14 11 (0.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 381 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 188 (5.51%) Management Information System
3 158 (4.63%) Data Centre
4 135 (3.96%) User Experience
5 89 (2.61%) Virtual Team
6 87 (2.55%) Fixed Income
6 87 (2.55%) PMI
7 86 (2.52%) Equities
8 71 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 69 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 47 (1.38%) Derivative
10 47 (1.38%) FMCG
11 42 (1.23%) Data Integration
12 35 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
13 33 (0.97%) Fintech
14 32 (0.94%) Market Risk
15 30 (0.88%) NHS
16 28 (0.82%) Mobile App
17 26 (0.76%) Visualisation
18 23 (0.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 165 (4.84%) Windows
2 120 (3.52%) Linux
3 91 (2.67%) Unix
4 50 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 29 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 23 (0.67%) Android
7 19 (0.56%) Solaris
8 18 (0.53%) Windows 10
9 16 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.23%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.21%) CentOS
14 6 (0.18%) AIX
15 5 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.088%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.088%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1037 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
2 776 (22.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 773 (22.66%) PRINCE2
4 362 (10.61%) Change Management
5 298 (8.73%) ITIL
6 283 (8.29%) Business Analysis
7 276 (8.09%) Programme Management
8 275 (8.06%) Migration
9 260 (7.62%) Risk Management
10 247 (7.24%) Waterfall
11 240 (7.03%) Scrum
12 184 (5.39%) Agile Project Management
13 183 (5.36%) SDLC
14 169 (4.95%) CRM
15 162 (4.75%) Project Planning
15 162 (4.75%) Service Delivery
16 148 (4.34%) Service Management
17 147 (4.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 136 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
19 132 (3.87%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 201 (5.89%) SQL
2 106 (3.11%) JavaScript
3 103 (3.02%) Java
4 53 (1.55%) C#
5 49 (1.44%) C
6 39 (1.14%) Python
7 35 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 33 (0.97%) Shell Script
9 24 (0.70%) PowerShell
9 24 (0.70%) Ruby
10 22 (0.64%) C++
11 21 (0.62%) Perl
12 12 (0.35%) Bash Shell
12 12 (0.35%) PHP
12 12 (0.35%) Scala
13 10 (0.29%) PL/SQL
13 10 (0.29%) VB
13 10 (0.29%) VBA
14 9 (0.26%) Objective-C
14 9 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 306 (8.97%) Degree
2 254 (7.44%) Security Cleared
3 200 (5.86%) PMP
4 173 (5.07%) SC Cleared
5 167 (4.89%) PMI Certification
6 100 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 77 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 62 (1.82%) CISSP
9 60 (1.76%) DV Cleared
10 59 (1.73%) ISEB
11 53 (1.55%) APMP
12 38 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
13 35 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
14 32 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
15 26 (0.76%) CISM
16 21 (0.62%) CISA
17 19 (0.56%) CCNP
18 18 (0.53%) CLAS
19 16 (0.47%) CCNA
19 16 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (5.36%) QA
2 69 (2.02%) MiFID
3 54 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 49 (1.44%) SLA
5 32 (0.94%) Data Quality
6 29 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 28 (0.82%) PCI DSS
8 21 (0.62%) COBIT
9 18 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
10 14 (0.41%) FATCA
11 13 (0.38%) EMIR
12 12 (0.35%) GxP
12 12 (0.35%) PMBOK
13 8 (0.23%) Solvency II
14 7 (0.21%) Basel III
14 7 (0.21%) P3O
15 6 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
16 5 (0.15%) GMP
16 5 (0.15%) SDET
17 4 (0.12%) GLP
System Software
1 46 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 44 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.62%) Docker
4 12 (0.35%) XenApp
5 11 (0.32%) HDFS
6 8 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.23%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.12%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.12%) ProxySG
8 4 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.12%) Xen
9 3 (0.088%) NFS
9 3 (0.088%) vSphere
10 2 (0.059%) Firmware
10 2 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.059%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 2 (0.059%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.059%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (0.88%) Puppet
2 19 (0.56%) Ansible
3 18 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.35%) SCCM
5 11 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.26%) OPNET
6 9 (0.26%) Salt
7 8 (0.23%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.21%) Oozie
8 7 (0.21%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (0.15%) SCOM
9 5 (0.15%) WSUS
10 4 (0.12%) Casper Suite
10 4 (0.12%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.12%) Rsyslog
10 4 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (0.12%) yum
10 4 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 364 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 170 (4.98%) SAP
3 144 (4.22%) Oracle
4 96 (2.81%) Cisco
5 61 (1.79%) VMware
6 53 (1.55%) CheckPoint
7 51 (1.49%) Adobe
8 50 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
9 41 (1.20%) Citrix
10 38 (1.11%) IBM
11 32 (0.94%) HP
12 31 (0.91%) F5
12 31 (0.91%) Google
13 30 (0.88%) Juniper
13 30 (0.88%) Palo Alto
14 29 (0.85%) Riverbed
15 27 (0.79%) ServiceNow
16 25 (0.73%) Blue Coat
16 25 (0.73%) SolarWinds
17 24 (0.70%) Bloomberg
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TEKsystems
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Careerwise UK Limited
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Careerwise UK Limited
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Michael Page International
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Reed Technology
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Venn Group
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Lorien Resourcing
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ReThink Recruitment
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Experis Ltd
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Randstad Strategic Accounts
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Mortimer Spinks
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Synergize Consulting
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