The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 27 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 4 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.20% 14.53% 15.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 14.53% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 14
Average daily rate £513 £500 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £525 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £415 £401
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Project Manager
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
176 172 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 96.70% 100.00% 97.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 140 80
Average daily rate £475 £430 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 7
Average hourly rate £50.68 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.24% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.69%) SaaS
5 1 (7.69%) hybris
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (7.69%) User Experience
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Apigee
5 1 (7.69%) Mashery
5 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
1 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Apigee
1 1 (7.69%) hybris
1 1 (7.69%) Mashery
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago