The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Software Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 411 370 414
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +44
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 32 65 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.29% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 60 18
Median daily rate £450 £414 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.76% -9.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £323 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £501 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £383
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Software 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
21646 22266 22990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.99% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15388 15710 15942
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 349 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Software Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Software Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Software Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Software Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Software Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Software 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 Software Project Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +20 2 £600 +95.12%
Croydon -12 2 £365 -25.12%
Canary Wharf -2 1 £400 -15.78%
Software Project Manager
England

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Software 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 Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) Project Management
3 20 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (29.09%) Waterfall
5 13 (23.64%) Finance
6 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 10 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 10 (18.18%) SDLC
7 9 (16.36%) JIRA
7 9 (16.36%) Banking
8 7 (12.73%) Investment Banking
8 7 (12.73%) SaaS
8 7 (12.73%) PRINCE
8 7 (12.73%) PMP
8 7 (12.73%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
9 6 (10.91%) Publishing
9 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
9 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.91%) Degree
10 5 (9.09%) Marketing
10 5 (9.09%) Product Management
10 5 (9.09%) QA
10 5 (9.09%) Change Management
10 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.09%) PMI
10 5 (9.09%) Java
10 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.27%) Process Improvement
11 4 (7.27%) MS Project

Software 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 4 (7.27%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.27%) MS Project
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) SaaS
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) Office 365
4 1 (1.82%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.64%) Power BI
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) JIRA
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
3 7 (12.73%) Investment Banking
4 6 (10.91%) Publishing
5 5 (9.09%) Marketing
6 4 (7.27%) Billing
6 4 (7.27%) Retail
7 2 (3.64%) Back Office
7 2 (3.64%) Front Office
7 2 (3.64%) Legal
7 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.82%) Law
8 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.82%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) HTML5
2 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) PMI
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Derivative
3 3 (5.45%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (3.64%) Contactless
4 2 (3.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) Equities
5 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) Project Management
3 20 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (29.09%) Waterfall
5 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 10 (18.18%) SDLC
5 10 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 7 (12.73%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (12.73%) PRINCE
7 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) Change Management
8 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.09%) Product Management
9 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Migration
9 4 (7.27%) Process Improvement
10 3 (5.45%) Content Management
10 3 (5.45%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) PHP
3 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) PMP
2 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
1 1 (1.82%) Google
1 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow