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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
England / London
Rank 23 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 1394 1938 1874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.21% 9.03% 8.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.50% 10.63% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 1334 1295
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £608 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 18
Median hourly rate £39.44 £23.00 £26.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.45% -12.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.43 £13.00 £16.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.90 £110.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £30.10
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +24.58%

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
16407 18228 17337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.80% 84.98% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11873 13026 12367
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 221 198
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 February 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 February 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 February 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 -6 208 £500 +5.26% 77
Croydon -8 14 £613 +33.15% 3
Canary Wharf +4 11 £450 +12.50%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 9 £463 - 2
Docklands, London +5 8 £600 +9.09%
Hammersmith 0 6 £465 +7.90% 1
Uxbridge -3 6 £395 -7.05% 1
Westminster +1 5 £425 +3.03% 1
Wimbledon - 4 £481 -
Bromley +5 3 £400 +23.07% 1
Feltham -3 3 £338 -3.57%
Brentford -1 2 £500 +11.11% 1
Chessington -2 2 - -
Harrow +2 1 £250 -48.05% 2
Hackney -4 1 £375 +15.38%
Chiswick - 1 £477 -
Surbiton - 1 £475 -
Greenwich - 1 - - 1
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Dagenham - 1 - - 1
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1194 (39.55%) Finance
2 917 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
3 704 (23.32%) PRINCE2
4 649 (21.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 466 (15.44%) Banking
6 365 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
7 337 (11.16%) MS Excel
8 328 (10.86%) Microsoft
9 327 (10.83%) Change Management
10 279 (9.24%) Degree
11 272 (9.01%) ITIL
12 257 (8.51%) Security Cleared
13 245 (8.12%) Scrum
14 239 (7.92%) Risk Management
15 229 (7.59%) Business Analysis
16 227 (7.52%) MS Project
17 223 (7.39%) Programme Management
18 210 (6.96%) Migration
19 208 (6.89%) Waterfall
20 202 (6.69%) PMP
21 183 (6.06%) SC Cleared
22 180 (5.96%) Retail
23 177 (5.86%) PMI Certification
24 173 (5.73%) MS Office
25 172 (5.70%) Agile Project Management
26 168 (5.56%) SDLC
27 167 (5.53%) MS PowerPoint
27 167 (5.53%) QA
28 166 (5.50%) SQL
29 164 (5.43%) SAP

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
1 157 (5.20%) SharePoint
2 54 (1.79%) CMS
3 53 (1.76%) Confluence
4 32 (1.06%) Skype for Business
5 24 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 21 (0.70%) Apache Spark
7 19 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 19 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 14 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 14 (0.46%) IIS
8 14 (0.46%) SAS
9 12 (0.40%) MS Exchange
10 10 (0.33%) Apache
10 10 (0.33%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.20%) Documentum
13 6 (0.20%) Drupal
14 5 (0.17%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 337 (11.16%) MS Excel
2 227 (7.52%) MS Project
3 173 (5.73%) MS Office
4 167 (5.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 157 (5.20%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.46%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.20%) SPSS
10 5 (0.17%) Chatbot
11 3 (0.099%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.066%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.066%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.066%) EViews
12 2 (0.066%) GNU Octave
12 2 (0.066%) Mingle
12 2 (0.066%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.033%) Doxygen
13 1 (0.033%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 51 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
5 14 (0.46%) SAP FI
6 11 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 11 (0.36%) Primavera
6 11 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
7 10 (0.33%) CA PPM
8 9 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (0.30%) SAP CO
8 9 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
8 9 (0.30%) Sprinklr
9 8 (0.26%) Eloqua
9 8 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
10 7 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.20%) NetSuite
11 6 (0.20%) Sonata
12 5 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 71 (2.35%) Office 365
2 61 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (1.23%) SaaS
5 34 (1.13%) IaaS
6 25 (0.83%) PaaS
7 13 (0.43%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.23%) GitHub
10 6 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
10 6 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
11 5 (0.17%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.13%) Route 53
13 3 (0.099%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.22%) WAN
2 66 (2.19%) Firewall
3 61 (2.02%) LAN
4 47 (1.56%) Internet
5 28 (0.93%) Intranet
6 27 (0.89%) Network Security
7 26 (0.86%) TCP/IP
7 26 (0.86%) VPN
8 25 (0.83%) SAN
9 24 (0.79%) Wireless
10 23 (0.76%) Skype
11 22 (0.73%) DNS
12 20 (0.66%) MPLS
13 18 (0.60%) VoIP
14 17 (0.56%) HTTP
15 16 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
18 12 (0.40%) BGP
19 11 (0.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (3.78%) SQL Server
2 72 (2.38%) Big Data
3 52 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 51 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 48 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 25 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (0.83%) RDBMS
7 24 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
7 24 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (0.76%) MongoDB
9 19 (0.63%) Apache Hive
9 19 (0.63%) HBase
10 18 (0.60%) Data Mining
10 18 (0.60%) NoSQL
11 16 (0.53%) QlikView
11 16 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.33%) Essbase
13 10 (0.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 107 (3.54%) JIRA
2 37 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 26 (0.86%) Git (software)
4 20 (0.66%) Selenium
4 20 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (0.53%) JUnit
6 15 (0.50%) Maven
7 11 (0.36%) TeamCity
8 10 (0.33%) Bitbucket
8 10 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 9 (0.30%) Axure RP
10 8 (0.26%) Subversion
10 8 (0.26%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 6 (0.20%) Gradle
12 6 (0.20%) Hudson
12 6 (0.20%) Mockito
12 6 (0.20%) Spock
13 5 (0.17%) Appium
13 5 (0.17%) HP UFT
General
1 1194 (39.55%) Finance
2 466 (15.44%) Banking
3 180 (5.96%) Retail
4 150 (4.97%) Legal
5 142 (4.70%) Investment Banking
6 136 (4.50%) Marketing
7 111 (3.68%) Front Office
8 86 (2.85%) Telecoms
9 63 (2.09%) Law
10 58 (1.92%) Financial Institution
11 40 (1.32%) Advertising
12 35 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 34 (1.13%) Manufacturing
13 34 (1.13%) Retail Banking
14 29 (0.96%) Publishing
15 27 (0.89%) Back Office
16 24 (0.79%) Billing
17 22 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
18 16 (0.53%) Local Government
19 15 (0.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1235 (40.91%) Project Manager
2 415 (13.75%) Analyst
3 305 (10.10%) Business Analyst
4 194 (6.43%) IT Manager
5 144 (4.77%) IT Project Manager
6 143 (4.74%) Programme Manager
7 133 (4.41%) Consultant
8 129 (4.27%) Senior Manager
9 128 (4.24%) Architect
9 128 (4.24%) Infrastructure Manager
10 109 (3.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 99 (3.28%) Developer
12 96 (3.18%) Senior Project Manager
13 90 (2.98%) Delivery Manager
14 88 (2.91%) Digital Project Manager
15 73 (2.42%) Agile Project Manager
16 71 (2.35%) Business Manager
17 70 (2.32%) Technical Manager
18 56 (1.85%) Project Analyst
19 53 (1.76%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (3.21%) HTML
2 70 (2.32%) Web Services
3 69 (2.29%) CSS
4 63 (2.09%) XML
5 54 (1.79%) .NET
6 39 (1.29%) HTML5
7 32 (1.06%) Middleware
8 29 (0.96%) jQuery
9 28 (0.93%) AngularJS
10 27 (0.89%) REST
11 25 (0.83%) SOAP
12 24 (0.79%) JSON
13 21 (0.70%) J2EE
14 19 (0.63%) RESTful
15 18 (0.60%) ASP.NET
16 16 (0.53%) CSS3
16 16 (0.53%) Node.js
16 16 (0.53%) Spring
17 15 (0.50%) FIX Protocol
18 13 (0.43%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 365 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (5.20%) Management Information System
3 129 (4.27%) User Experience
4 109 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 90 (2.98%) PMI
6 79 (2.62%) Equities
7 74 (2.45%) Fixed Income
8 73 (2.42%) Virtual Team
9 68 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 61 (2.02%) Computer Science
11 57 (1.89%) Derivative
12 47 (1.56%) Fintech
13 37 (1.23%) FMCG
14 28 (0.93%) NHS
15 25 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
16 23 (0.76%) Credit Risk
16 23 (0.76%) Market Risk
17 19 (0.63%) e-Learning
17 19 (0.63%) Mobile App
18 18 (0.60%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 155 (5.13%) Windows
2 96 (3.18%) Linux
3 66 (2.19%) Unix
4 48 (1.59%) Windows Server
5 21 (0.70%) Windows 10
6 20 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 20 (0.66%) Windows 7
6 20 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (0.63%) Android
8 18 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.43%) CentOS
10 13 (0.43%) Solaris
11 12 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.23%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.13%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.099%) pSOS
16 2 (0.066%) AIX
16 2 (0.066%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 917 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 704 (23.32%) PRINCE2
3 649 (21.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 327 (10.83%) Change Management
5 272 (9.01%) ITIL
6 245 (8.12%) Scrum
7 239 (7.92%) Risk Management
8 229 (7.59%) Business Analysis
9 223 (7.39%) Programme Management
10 210 (6.96%) Migration
11 208 (6.89%) Waterfall
12 172 (5.70%) Agile Project Management
13 168 (5.56%) SDLC
14 160 (5.30%) CRM
15 146 (4.84%) Service Delivery
16 141 (4.67%) Project Planning
17 139 (4.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 132 (4.37%) Service Management
19 125 (4.14%) Analytics
19 125 (4.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 166 (5.50%) SQL
2 100 (3.31%) Java
3 84 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 55 (1.82%) C
5 44 (1.46%) C#
6 39 (1.29%) Python
7 24 (0.79%) Shell Script
8 16 (0.53%) PHP
8 16 (0.53%) PowerShell
9 15 (0.50%) T-SQL
10 14 (0.46%) C++
11 13 (0.43%) Scala
12 10 (0.33%) R
12 10 (0.33%) Ruby
12 10 (0.33%) VBA
13 9 (0.30%) VB
14 8 (0.26%) Korn
14 8 (0.26%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.17%) Perl
16 4 (0.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 279 (9.24%) Degree
2 257 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 202 (6.69%) PMP
4 183 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 177 (5.86%) PMI Certification
6 101 (3.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 73 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 43 (1.42%) DV Cleared
9 42 (1.39%) APMP
10 40 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
10 40 (1.32%) ISEB
11 36 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
12 28 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
13 23 (0.76%) CISSP
14 20 (0.66%) CISM
15 15 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
16 14 (0.46%) CCNP
17 12 (0.40%) CCNA
18 11 (0.36%) CISA
19 10 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (5.53%) QA
2 101 (3.35%) MiFID
3 42 (1.39%) Data Quality
4 34 (1.13%) SLA
5 19 (0.63%) EMIR
5 19 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (0.60%) PMBOK
7 16 (0.53%) COBIT
7 16 (0.53%) PCI DSS
8 15 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
9 14 (0.46%) GxP
10 13 (0.43%) FATCA
11 12 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
12 10 (0.33%) IFRS
12 10 (0.33%) IFRS 9
13 9 (0.30%) P3O
13 9 (0.30%) Solvency II
14 8 (0.26%) Basel III
15 7 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 48 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 23 (0.76%) Docker
4 14 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.36%) HDFS
6 9 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (0.20%) vSphere
8 5 (0.17%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.13%) vCloud
9 4 (0.13%) XenApp
10 3 (0.099%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.099%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.099%) NFS
10 3 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.066%) Firmware
11 2 (0.066%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.066%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (0.066%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.066%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.066%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (0.73%) Puppet
2 18 (0.60%) Ansible
3 13 (0.43%) Kubernetes
4 10 (0.33%) SCCM
5 7 (0.23%) Oozie
5 7 (0.23%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.20%) SCOM
6 6 (0.20%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.17%) Nagios
7 5 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.13%) Consul
8 4 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (0.13%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.13%) Packer
8 4 (0.13%) Rsyslog
8 4 (0.13%) Terraform
8 4 (0.13%) yum
9 3 (0.099%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 328 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 164 (5.43%) SAP
3 128 (4.24%) Oracle
4 72 (2.38%) Cisco
5 71 (2.35%) VMware
6 57 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 38 (1.26%) Adobe
8 36 (1.19%) Citrix
9 35 (1.16%) IBM
10 33 (1.09%) CheckPoint
11 31 (1.03%) Google
12 29 (0.96%) HP
13 21 (0.70%) Splunk
14 20 (0.66%) Atlassian
15 19 (0.63%) Cloudera
15 19 (0.63%) Tableau
16 18 (0.60%) Juniper
16 18 (0.60%) Sybase
17 17 (0.56%) F5
17 17 (0.56%) Remedy
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £31.92 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £512 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £310 - £410 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Omni RMS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £455 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £175 - £200 per day + None
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
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