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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
England / London
Rank 28 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 1194 1661 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.15% 7.94% 7.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.48% 8.35% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 1189 1154
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Median hourly rate £33.28 £33.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.37 £18.95 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £46.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.12 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-25.36% -6.66%

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
18436 19902 19695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.17% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13175 13974 14026
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 313 343
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 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 -20 151 £523 +8.96% 49
Canary Wharf +4 14 £475 -1.04%
Uxbridge +4 8 £460 +2.22% 1
Docklands, London +2 8 £644 +7.29%
Feltham -2 6 £500 +19.76% 2
Croydon -13 5 £475 +1.60%
Hammersmith 0 2 £413 -6.51%
Wimbledon - 2 £494 -
Chessington - 2 - - 1
Brentford +5 1 £403 -17.43% 1
Paddington +3 1 £300 -42.85%
Chiswick -1 1 - -
Hounslow -3 1 £395 -7.05% 1
Ilford - 1 £425 -
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Enfield - 1 £265 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 1282 (47.34%) Project Management
2 863 (31.87%) Finance
3 738 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
4 654 (24.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 630 (23.26%) PRINCE2
6 382 (14.11%) Banking
7 314 (11.60%) Migration
8 234 (8.64%) Retail
9 211 (7.79%) Change Management
10 209 (7.72%) Waterfall
11 188 (6.94%) Microsoft
12 179 (6.61%) Scrum
13 152 (5.61%) Risk Management
14 146 (5.39%) MS Project
15 144 (5.32%) Programme Management
16 143 (5.28%) Data Centre
17 141 (5.21%) PMP
18 138 (5.10%) PMI Certification
19 136 (5.02%) MS Excel
19 136 (5.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 131 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
21 129 (4.76%) Project Planning
21 129 (4.76%) Security Cleared
22 128 (4.73%) CRM
23 121 (4.47%) SAP
24 120 (4.43%) ITIL
25 119 (4.39%) SharePoint
26 115 (4.25%) Business Analysis
27 113 (4.17%) SDLC
28 112 (4.14%) 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
1 119 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 50 (1.85%) Confluence
3 39 (1.44%) CMS
4 38 (1.40%) Skype for Business
5 17 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 14 (0.52%) Apache Spark
7 12 (0.44%) Drupal
8 11 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.30%) IBM Notes
10 8 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.22%) WordPress
12 4 (0.15%) Apache
12 4 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.15%) MS Project Server
12 4 (0.15%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.15%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.11%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.11%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.11%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 146 (5.39%) MS Project
2 136 (5.02%) MS Excel
3 70 (2.58%) MS Office
4 68 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 61 (2.25%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.037%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.037%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.41%) SAP CO
3 11 (0.41%) SAP CRM
3 11 (0.41%) SAP FI
3 11 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (0.37%) Markit EDM
4 10 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
5 9 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
6 7 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.26%) SAP MM
6 7 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.26%) SAP SD
7 6 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
7 6 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
8 5 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 72 (2.66%) Office 365
2 49 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (1.40%) SaaS
4 34 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (1.03%) PaaS
6 26 (0.96%) IaaS
7 13 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
8 12 (0.44%) Route 53
9 10 (0.37%) OneDrive
10 7 (0.26%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.26%) Yammer
11 5 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
13 3 (0.11%) G Suite
13 3 (0.11%) Google Drive
14 2 (0.074%) Basecamp
14 2 (0.074%) SuccessFactors
15 1 (0.037%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (1.74%) WAN
2 45 (1.66%) LAN
3 40 (1.48%) Intranet
4 34 (1.26%) Skype
5 31 (1.14%) Firewall
6 23 (0.85%) Internet
7 17 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (0.52%) Network Security
9 12 (0.44%) MPLS
9 12 (0.44%) SAN
10 9 (0.33%) VoIP
11 8 (0.30%) IP Telephony
12 7 (0.26%) HTTP
12 7 (0.26%) Unified Communications
12 7 (0.26%) WebEx
13 6 (0.22%) Extranet
13 6 (0.22%) NAS
14 5 (0.18%) DNS
15 4 (0.15%) TCP/IP
15 4 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (1.62%) Big Data
3 25 (0.92%) Hadoop
4 22 (0.81%) SQL Server
5 15 (0.55%) GIS
6 14 (0.52%) SAP BW
7 13 (0.48%) SAP HANA
8 12 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (0.37%) Power BI
10 9 (0.33%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.30%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.26%) Adabas
12 7 (0.26%) Data Mining
12 7 (0.26%) Essbase
12 7 (0.26%) Flink
12 7 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.26%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 6 (0.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 104 (3.84%) JIRA
2 16 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (0.26%) TeamCity
5 5 (0.18%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.11%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.11%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (0.074%) Maven
7 2 (0.074%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.074%) VersionOne
7 2 (0.074%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.037%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.037%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.037%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.037%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.037%) JUnit
8 1 (0.037%) Mockito
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.037%) Toad
General
1 863 (31.87%) Finance
2 382 (14.11%) Banking
3 234 (8.64%) Retail
4 110 (4.06%) Investment Banking
5 109 (4.03%) Marketing
6 101 (3.73%) Front Office
7 97 (3.58%) Legal
8 64 (2.36%) Telecoms
9 44 (1.62%) Law
10 42 (1.55%) Retail Banking
11 39 (1.44%) Advertising
12 34 (1.26%) Financial Institution
13 32 (1.18%) Back Office
14 31 (1.14%) Publishing
15 27 (1.00%) Billing
16 25 (0.92%) Manufacturing
17 24 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (0.70%) French Language
19 18 (0.66%) Local Government
20 13 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (0.78%) Middleware
2 17 (0.63%) .NET
3 14 (0.52%) HTML
3 14 (0.52%) XML
4 13 (0.48%) Web Services
5 9 (0.33%) Kafka
6 8 (0.30%) EDIFACT
6 8 (0.30%) J2EE
7 7 (0.26%) Velocity
8 6 (0.22%) Spark Streaming
9 5 (0.18%) HTML5
9 5 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (0.18%) XMPP
10 4 (0.15%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.11%) CSS
11 3 (0.11%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.11%) JSON
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (0.11%) REST
11 3 (0.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 143 (5.28%) Data Centre
2 131 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (2.51%) PMI
4 64 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 51 (1.88%) User Experience
6 48 (1.77%) Virtual Team
7 47 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 43 (1.59%) Derivative
9 39 (1.44%) Fixed Income
10 34 (1.26%) NHS
11 28 (1.03%) Equities
12 23 (0.85%) FMCG
13 22 (0.81%) EPoS
14 20 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
15 18 (0.66%) Credit Risk
15 18 (0.66%) Data Integration
15 18 (0.66%) Mobile App
16 17 (0.63%) Market Risk
17 16 (0.59%) Computer Science
18 14 (0.52%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 85 (3.14%) Windows
2 44 (1.62%) Linux
3 32 (1.18%) Unix
4 21 (0.78%) Windows 10
5 10 (0.37%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.26%) AIX
7 6 (0.22%) Android
8 5 (0.18%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.15%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.11%) Solaris
10 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.074%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.074%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.037%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.037%) VMS
12 1 (0.037%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1282 (47.34%) Project Management
2 738 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
3 654 (24.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 630 (23.26%) PRINCE2
5 314 (11.60%) Migration
6 211 (7.79%) Change Management
7 209 (7.72%) Waterfall
8 179 (6.61%) Scrum
9 152 (5.61%) Risk Management
10 144 (5.32%) Programme Management
11 136 (5.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 129 (4.76%) Project Planning
13 128 (4.73%) CRM
14 120 (4.43%) ITIL
15 115 (4.25%) Business Analysis
16 113 (4.17%) SDLC
17 112 (4.14%) E-Commerce
18 102 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
19 89 (3.29%) Asset Management
20 86 (3.18%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 59 (2.18%) SQL
2 33 (1.22%) Java
3 18 (0.66%) C
4 11 (0.41%) VBA
5 8 (0.30%) Python
6 7 (0.26%) NATURAL
6 7 (0.26%) PL/SQL
7 6 (0.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.22%) PHP
7 6 (0.22%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.18%) C#
9 3 (0.11%) C++
10 2 (0.074%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.074%) Scala
11 1 (0.037%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.037%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.037%) R
11 1 (0.037%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.037%) VB
11 1 (0.037%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 141 (5.21%) PMP
2 138 (5.10%) PMI Certification
3 129 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 109 (4.03%) Degree
5 99 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 88 (3.25%) SC Cleared
7 74 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 29 (1.07%) APMP
9 24 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (0.81%) DV Cleared
11 20 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
12 15 (0.55%) CISSP
13 12 (0.44%) ISEB
14 9 (0.33%) CISM
14 9 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
15 6 (0.22%) MBA
16 5 (0.18%) CCNA
16 5 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
17 4 (0.15%) MAPM
18 3 (0.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (2.25%) QA
2 57 (2.10%) MiFID
3 22 (0.81%) EMIR
4 16 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
5 12 (0.44%) FATCA
5 12 (0.44%) Solvency II
6 11 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.41%) PMBOK
6 11 (0.41%) SLA
7 10 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
8 9 (0.33%) GxP
9 7 (0.26%) GDPR
10 6 (0.22%) COBIT
10 6 (0.22%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.15%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.15%) P3O
11 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 30 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.55%) Docker
3 9 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.15%) HDFS
7 3 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.074%) XenApp
9 1 (0.037%) RACF
9 1 (0.037%) SRDF
9 1 (0.037%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.037%) vSphere
9 1 (0.037%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (0.55%) Puppet
2 12 (0.44%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.15%) SCCM
5 3 (0.11%) Ansible
6 2 (0.074%) CSIRT
6 2 (0.074%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.074%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.074%) Nagios
6 2 (0.074%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.074%) Salt
6 2 (0.074%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.037%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.037%) Grafana
7 1 (0.037%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.037%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.037%) rkt
7 1 (0.037%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.037%) Terraform
7 1 (0.037%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 188 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 121 (4.47%) SAP
3 92 (3.40%) Oracle
4 59 (2.18%) Cisco
5 44 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
6 31 (1.14%) Citrix
7 25 (0.92%) IBM
8 23 (0.85%) VMware
9 20 (0.74%) Atlassian
10 18 (0.66%) Adobe
10 18 (0.66%) Google
11 16 (0.59%) Charles River
12 14 (0.52%) HP
13 13 (0.48%) CheckPoint
13 13 (0.48%) WorldPay
13 13 (0.48%) Yardi
14 12 (0.44%) Cyber-Ark
15 11 (0.41%) hybris
15 11 (0.41%) Tableau
16 10 (0.37%) Sitecore
South East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
AAP3
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £575.00 - £630.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Omni RMS
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £520 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £350 - £395 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £450 / Day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £365 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday