The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Digital 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
Digital Project Manager
Rank 91 96 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 15 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 0.36% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.38% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Median daily rate £408 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £419
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.50
Digital Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1742 1588 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.83% 95.20% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 835 686
Median daily rate £388 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 60 65
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.42 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Digital Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Digital Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Digital Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Digital Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Digital Project Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Digital 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 Manchester region featuring Digital Project Manager in the job title.

1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
4 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (22.58%) Finance
5 7 (22.58%) Banking
6 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) Intranet
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.23%) Kanban
8 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
8 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
8 1 (3.23%) Retail
8 1 (3.23%) Content Management
8 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) CMS
8 1 (3.23%) Web Design
8 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps
8 1 (3.23%) User Experience
8 1 (3.23%) User Stories
8 1 (3.23%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

Digital Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (3.23%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Intranet
General
1 7 (22.58%) Banking
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Content Management
6 1 (3.23%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) Kanban
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.23%) User Stories
6 1 (3.23%) Web Design
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Certification