The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Luton region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 13 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.98% 5.41% 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.31% 5.67% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £503 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.05 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-12.28% -9.63%
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
111 141 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 94.87% 95.27% 98.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 99 143
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £115 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 8
Median hourly rate £13.03 £47.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.57% +295.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £50.69 £43.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Luton region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Luton region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Advertising
3 3 (20.00%) People Management
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) JBoss
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) OLAP
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) IVR
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Tableau

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (13.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) OLAP
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Advertising
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.67%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) People Management
4 2 (13.33%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (6.67%) Tableau