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 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
Software Project Manager
England / London
Rank 390 381 370
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 13 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 28
Median daily rate £600 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £565 £612
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +130.55%

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%

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 18 January 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) Project Management
3 16 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 15 (34.09%) Finance
5 12 (27.27%) JIRA
6 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
8 9 (20.45%) Banking
8 9 (20.45%) Software Delivery
9 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
9 7 (15.91%) SaaS
9 7 (15.91%) Migration
9 7 (15.91%) Scrum
10 6 (13.64%) SQL
10 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
10 6 (13.64%) Wealth Management
10 6 (13.64%) SDLC
11 5 (11.36%) Confluence
11 5 (11.36%) Product Management
11 5 (11.36%) Investment Management
11 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (11.36%) Publishing
11 5 (11.36%) Change Management
12 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 4 (9.09%) Java
12 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
12 4 (9.09%) QA
12 4 (9.09%) Derivative

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 5 (11.36%) Confluence
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Sonata
2 1 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
4 5 (11.36%) Publishing
5 4 (9.09%) Billing
5 4 (9.09%) Marketing
6 3 (6.82%) Legal
7 2 (4.55%) Back Office
7 2 (4.55%) Front Office
7 2 (4.55%) Retail
8 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.27%) Private Banking
8 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
8 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) J2EE
1 1 (2.27%) JSP
1 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.09%) Derivative
1 4 (9.09%) Fintech
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.27%) Contactless
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Unix
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) Project Management
3 16 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 9 (20.45%) Software Delivery
7 7 (15.91%) Migration
7 7 (15.91%) Scrum
8 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
8 6 (13.64%) SDLC
8 6 (13.64%) Wealth Management
9 5 (11.36%) Change Management
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.36%) Investment Management
9 5 (11.36%) Product Management
10 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
11 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
11 3 (6.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.55%) PMP
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) FNZ
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Actimize
2 1 (2.27%) Yardi