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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 415 380 401
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 29 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 21
Median daily rate £525 £430 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.09% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
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
21639 21166 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.78% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15693 14534 15669
Median daily rate £463 £446 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +4.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 382 406
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +32 6 £425 -2.29% 2
Brentford - 1 £475 -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) Project Management
3 19 (32.76%) PRINCE2
4 18 (31.03%) Scrum
5 17 (29.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (22.41%) Software Delivery
7 11 (18.97%) Finance
7 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.97%) .NET
7 11 (18.97%) Waterfall
8 9 (15.52%) SDLC
8 9 (15.52%) Java
8 9 (15.52%) PMI Certification
8 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
8 9 (15.52%) JIRA
9 8 (13.79%) PMP
10 7 (12.07%) Change Management
10 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
10 7 (12.07%) Oracle
10 7 (12.07%) Confluence
11 6 (10.34%) Software Licensing
11 6 (10.34%) Banking
11 6 (10.34%) SQL
11 6 (10.34%) HTML
11 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
11 6 (10.34%) Windows
11 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
11 6 (10.34%) Migration
12 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
12 5 (8.62%) PMI

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 7 (12.07%) Confluence
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Project
3 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.72%) MS Office
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Network Security
1 1 (1.72%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) JIRA
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Publishing
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.72%) French Language
6 1 (1.72%) Law
6 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) .NET
2 6 (10.34%) HTML
3 5 (8.62%) J2EE
3 5 (8.62%) XML
4 4 (6.90%) JSP
5 1 (1.72%) HTML5
5 1 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) PMI
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) CCTV
3 1 (1.72%) Derivative
3 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) Equities
3 1 (1.72%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Unix
3 1 (1.72%) AIX
3 1 (1.72%) HPUX
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) Project Management
3 19 (32.76%) PRINCE2
4 18 (31.03%) Scrum
5 17 (29.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (22.41%) Software Delivery
7 11 (18.97%) Waterfall
8 9 (15.52%) SDLC
8 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.07%) Change Management
10 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.34%) Migration
10 6 (10.34%) Software Licensing
11 5 (8.62%) Demand Management
11 5 (8.62%) Resource Management
11 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
11 5 (8.62%) Time Management
12 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
12 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
12 4 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) Java
2 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.34%) SQL
4 4 (6.90%) C
4 4 (6.90%) C++
5 2 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) PMI Certification
2 8 (13.79%) PMP
3 5 (8.62%) Degree
4 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.45%) APMP
7 1 (1.72%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.72%) Citrix
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
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