The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the M4 Corridor region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 12.00% 7.14% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.50% 7.69% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £410 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £30.20 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-20.52% -19.46%
Project Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 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
M4 Corridor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 96.00% 92.86% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 9
Median daily rate £230 £410 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.90% -21.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of IT contracts across the M4 Corridor region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the M4 Corridor region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the M4 Corridor region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 M4 Corridor region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Infor M3
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Infor M3
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP