The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 32 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 1235 1810 1833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.70% 7.97% 7.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.01% 8.37% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 872 1274 1362
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 9
Median hourly rate £32.64 £34.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.39% +11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £18.20 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.98 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.90 £37.05 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-11.20% -10.18%
Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20547 21624 22839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.17% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 15330 16456
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 343 446
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Project Manager
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 Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 2 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 -27 141 £525 +9.48% 52
Canary Wharf -3 16 £538 +6.17%
Croydon -24 9 £400 -14.43%
Feltham 0 7 £500 +22.32%
Uxbridge +2 5 £435 -3.33% 1
Hammersmith +5 2 £423 -1.97%
Paddington +4 2 £300 -42.85%
Brentford +3 2 £403 -19.50%
Hayes +1 2 - -
Hounslow -1 2 £348 -18.23%
Docklands, London -6 2 £550 -8.33%
Wimbledon - 2 £481 -
Chiswick 0 1 - -
Harrow -4 1 £350 -30.00%
Ilford - 1 £425 -
Surbiton - 1 - - 2
Chessington - 1 - -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 1419 (48.00%) Project Management
2 948 (32.07%) Finance
3 800 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
4 723 (24.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 682 (23.07%) PRINCE2
6 467 (15.80%) Banking
7 317 (10.72%) Migration
8 260 (8.80%) Retail
9 231 (7.81%) Waterfall
10 214 (7.24%) Change Management
11 207 (7.00%) Microsoft
12 189 (6.39%) MS Project
13 185 (6.26%) Programme Management
14 183 (6.19%) Scrum
15 163 (5.51%) MS Excel
16 161 (5.45%) Risk Management
17 159 (5.38%) Data Centre
18 156 (5.28%) PMP
19 155 (5.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 143 (4.84%) Project Planning
20 143 (4.84%) PMI Certification
21 142 (4.80%) ITIL
22 138 (4.67%) CRM
23 136 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
24 135 (4.57%) Business Analysis
25 133 (4.50%) Investment Banking
26 128 (4.33%) SAP
26 128 (4.33%) Marketing
27 127 (4.30%) SharePoint
27 127 (4.30%) E-Commerce

Project Manager Skill Set
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
1 127 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 47 (1.59%) Confluence
3 39 (1.32%) CMS
4 28 (0.95%) Skype for Business
5 22 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 14 (0.47%) Apache Spark
7 11 (0.37%) Apache
8 10 (0.34%) IBM Notes
8 10 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.20%) WordPress
12 5 (0.17%) Drupal
12 5 (0.17%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.14%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.14%) MS Project Server
13 4 (0.14%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.14%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 189 (6.39%) MS Project
2 163 (5.51%) MS Excel
3 87 (2.94%) MS Office
4 86 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 70 (2.37%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.034%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.54%) SAP FI
3 15 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.51%) SAP CO
3 15 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
5 11 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (0.37%) SAP CRM
6 10 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
7 8 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (0.27%) SAP HCM
8 7 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
8 7 (0.24%) HFM
8 7 (0.24%) Markit EDM
8 7 (0.24%) SAP MM
8 7 (0.24%) SAP SD
9 6 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.20%) SAP HR
9 6 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 69 (2.33%) Office 365
2 56 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (1.39%) SaaS
4 35 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (1.08%) PaaS
6 29 (0.98%) IaaS
7 13 (0.44%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
8 12 (0.41%) Route 53
9 7 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.17%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
13 3 (0.10%) G Suite
13 3 (0.10%) Google Drive
13 3 (0.10%) Trello
13 3 (0.10%) Yammer
14 2 (0.068%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 51 (1.73%) WAN
2 48 (1.62%) LAN
3 39 (1.32%) Intranet
4 34 (1.15%) Firewall
5 29 (0.98%) Internet
6 28 (0.95%) Skype
7 26 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
8 16 (0.54%) SAN
9 15 (0.51%) Network Security
10 14 (0.47%) HTTP
11 13 (0.44%) Unified Communications
12 12 (0.41%) Extranet
13 10 (0.34%) FTP
13 10 (0.34%) MPLS
14 9 (0.30%) WebEx
15 8 (0.27%) NAS
15 8 (0.27%) VoIP
16 6 (0.20%) IP Telephony
17 5 (0.17%) TCP/IP
17 5 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
2 47 (1.59%) Big Data
3 30 (1.01%) SQL Server
4 26 (0.88%) Hadoop
5 15 (0.51%) GIS
6 13 (0.44%) SAP BW
7 12 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (0.41%) Power BI
8 11 (0.37%) SAP HANA
9 10 (0.34%) NoSQL
10 9 (0.30%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.27%) Essbase
11 8 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.24%) Adabas
12 7 (0.24%) Data Mining
12 7 (0.24%) Flink
12 7 (0.24%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.20%) QlikView
13 6 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 106 (3.59%) JIRA
2 17 (0.58%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (0.24%) TeamCity
5 5 (0.17%) Bitbucket
6 4 (0.14%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.10%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.10%) JIRA Agile
7 3 (0.10%) Maven
7 3 (0.10%) VersionOne
8 2 (0.068%) Toad
8 2 (0.068%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.068%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.034%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.034%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.034%) JUnit
9 1 (0.034%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.034%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.034%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 948 (32.07%) Finance
2 467 (15.80%) Banking
3 260 (8.80%) Retail
4 133 (4.50%) Investment Banking
5 128 (4.33%) Marketing
6 110 (3.72%) Front Office
7 102 (3.45%) Legal
8 74 (2.50%) Telecoms
9 63 (2.13%) Law
10 51 (1.73%) Retail Banking
11 43 (1.45%) Back Office
12 41 (1.39%) Financial Institution
12 41 (1.39%) Publishing
13 40 (1.35%) Advertising
14 34 (1.15%) Billing
15 25 (0.85%) Manufacturing
16 21 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
17 20 (0.68%) Games
18 19 (0.64%) French Language
19 18 (0.61%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (1.12%) .NET
2 27 (0.91%) Middleware
3 19 (0.64%) HTML
3 19 (0.64%) XML
4 16 (0.54%) Web Services
5 11 (0.37%) J2EE
5 11 (0.37%) Velocity
6 9 (0.30%) Kafka
7 8 (0.27%) EDIFACT
7 8 (0.27%) HTML5
7 8 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (0.20%) Spark Streaming
8 6 (0.20%) XMPP
9 5 (0.17%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (0.17%) REST
10 4 (0.14%) CSS
10 4 (0.14%) JSON
10 4 (0.14%) JSP
11 3 (0.10%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 159 (5.38%) Data Centre
2 136 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (2.37%) PMI
4 68 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 61 (2.06%) Virtual Team
6 55 (1.86%) User Experience
7 50 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 41 (1.39%) Fixed Income
9 40 (1.35%) Derivative
10 36 (1.22%) Equities
11 32 (1.08%) NHS
12 26 (0.88%) EPoS
12 26 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 24 (0.81%) FMCG
14 23 (0.78%) Computer Science
15 22 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
16 21 (0.71%) Market Risk
17 19 (0.64%) Data Integration
18 17 (0.58%) Mainframe
19 16 (0.54%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 101 (3.42%) Windows
2 51 (1.73%) Unix
3 49 (1.66%) Linux
4 17 (0.58%) Windows 10
5 13 (0.44%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 9 (0.30%) AIX
8 6 (0.20%) Android
8 6 (0.20%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.10%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.10%) Solaris
10 3 (0.10%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.068%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.034%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.034%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.034%) VMS
12 1 (0.034%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1419 (48.00%) Project Management
2 800 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
3 723 (24.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 682 (23.07%) PRINCE2
5 317 (10.72%) Migration
6 231 (7.81%) Waterfall
7 214 (7.24%) Change Management
8 185 (6.26%) Programme Management
9 183 (6.19%) Scrum
10 161 (5.45%) Risk Management
11 155 (5.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 143 (4.84%) Project Planning
13 142 (4.80%) ITIL
14 138 (4.67%) CRM
15 135 (4.57%) Business Analysis
16 127 (4.30%) E-Commerce
17 122 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
18 119 (4.03%) SDLC
19 96 (3.25%) Asset Management
20 95 (3.21%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 74 (2.50%) SQL
2 44 (1.49%) Java
3 24 (0.81%) C
4 15 (0.51%) VBA
5 12 (0.41%) JavaScript
6 11 (0.37%) C#
7 9 (0.30%) PHP
7 9 (0.30%) Python
8 8 (0.27%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.24%) C++
9 7 (0.24%) NATURAL
9 7 (0.24%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.10%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.068%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.068%) Scala
12 1 (0.034%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.034%) Pascal
12 1 (0.034%) R
12 1 (0.034%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.034%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 156 (5.28%) PMP
2 143 (4.84%) PMI Certification
3 123 (4.16%) Security Cleared
4 116 (3.92%) Degree
5 113 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 85 (2.88%) SC Cleared
7 77 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 28 (0.95%) APMP
8 28 (0.95%) DV Cleared
9 27 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (0.71%) CISSP
11 20 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
11 20 (0.68%) ISEB
12 10 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
13 9 (0.30%) ISSAP
14 7 (0.24%) CISM
15 6 (0.20%) CCNA
15 6 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
16 4 (0.14%) MAPM
16 4 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (2.10%) QA
2 46 (1.56%) MiFID
3 16 (0.54%) EMIR
3 16 (0.54%) FATCA
4 12 (0.41%) SLA
5 10 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (0.30%) COBIT
6 9 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (0.30%) PMBOK
7 8 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 7 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.24%) GxP
8 7 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.20%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.17%) SEPA
11 4 (0.14%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.14%) Basel III
12 3 (0.10%) UCITS
13 2 (0.068%) CRD IV
System Software
1 28 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.51%) Docker
3 11 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.14%) HDFS
6 3 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.068%) vCloud
7 2 (0.068%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.068%) XenApp
8 1 (0.034%) RACF
8 1 (0.034%) SRDF
8 1 (0.034%) StorNext
8 1 (0.034%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.034%) vSphere
8 1 (0.034%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (0.51%) Puppet
2 12 (0.41%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.14%) SCCM
5 3 (0.10%) Ansible
5 3 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.068%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.068%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.068%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.068%) Salt
6 2 (0.068%) TeamSite
6 2 (0.068%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.034%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.034%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.034%) MOM
7 1 (0.034%) Nagios
7 1 (0.034%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.034%) rkt
7 1 (0.034%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 207 (7.00%) Microsoft
2 128 (4.33%) SAP
3 101 (3.42%) Oracle
4 66 (2.23%) Cisco
5 38 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
6 30 (1.01%) Citrix
7 29 (0.98%) IBM
8 27 (0.91%) VMware
9 24 (0.81%) Google
10 19 (0.64%) Adobe
11 18 (0.61%) CheckPoint
12 16 (0.54%) Charles River
13 15 (0.51%) Atlassian
14 14 (0.47%) HP
14 14 (0.47%) Hyperion
14 14 (0.47%) Workday
15 13 (0.44%) ServiceNow
15 13 (0.44%) WorldPay
16 12 (0.41%) Tableau
17 11 (0.37%) Murex
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £465 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £465 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £850.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 - £600 Per Day please send CV
Posted: Yesterday
London
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
JWResource
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day 400 to 500 pd market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago