The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 22 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 117 164 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.97% 8.42% 8.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% 8.96% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 81 66
Median daily rate £400 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.05 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-19.02% -9.63%
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
1579 1830 1375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.10% 93.99% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1044 1030 841
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 70 65
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -3 7 £470 +123.80% 1
Bolton -1 3 £425 - 1
Wigan 0 2 £395 +5.33% 1
Salford - 2 £400 -
Bury - 1 £525 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 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 Manchester region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 101 (43.53%) Project Management
2 74 (31.90%) PRINCE2
3 71 (30.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (26.29%) Finance
5 46 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (17.67%) Migration
7 34 (14.66%) Data Centre
8 29 (12.50%) Retail
9 20 (8.62%) Risk Management
10 19 (8.19%) Scrum
11 18 (7.76%) Oracle
12 17 (7.33%) Telecoms
13 15 (6.47%) Project Governance
13 15 (6.47%) Change Management
13 15 (6.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 14 (6.03%) PMP
15 13 (5.60%) WAN
16 12 (5.17%) PMI Certification
16 12 (5.17%) Security Cleared
17 11 (4.74%) Business Analysis
18 10 (4.31%) SAP
18 10 (4.31%) LAN
19 9 (3.88%) Customer Engagement
19 9 (3.88%) SC Cleared
19 9 (3.88%) QA
19 9 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 9 (3.88%) E-Commerce
19 9 (3.88%) SDLC
20 8 (3.45%) Mobile App
20 8 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 3 (1.29%) CMS
2 2 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (0.86%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.43%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (3.02%) MS Project
2 6 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (2.59%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.29%) SAP MII
3 3 (1.29%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.86%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.86%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.86%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.43%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.43%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.43%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.72%) Office 365
2 3 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.60%) WAN
2 10 (4.31%) LAN
3 7 (3.02%) VoIP
4 4 (1.72%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.29%) Firewall
5 3 (1.29%) PSTN
5 3 (1.29%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.43%) Broadband
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.43%) MPLS
6 1 (0.43%) SAN
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
6 1 (0.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.43%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.43%) Essbase
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.29%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) GitLab
General
1 61 (26.29%) Finance
2 29 (12.50%) Retail
3 17 (7.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.02%) Banking
4 7 (3.02%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.59%) Local Government
6 4 (1.72%) Advertising
7 3 (1.29%) Games
7 3 (1.29%) Legal
7 3 (1.29%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.86%) Billing
8 2 (0.86%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.16%) HTML
2 4 (1.72%) HTML5
3 2 (0.86%) .NET
3 2 (0.86%) WebGL
4 1 (0.43%) CSS
4 1 (0.43%) Middleware
4 1 (0.43%) OLE
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.43%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (0.43%) Web Services
4 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.66%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.16%) FMCG
3 5 (2.16%) NHS
4 4 (1.72%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.29%) Life Science
5 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.29%) New Media
5 3 (1.29%) SCADA
6 2 (0.86%) EPoS
6 2 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.86%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.86%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.86%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.16%) Unix
1 5 (2.16%) Windows
2 4 (1.72%) Android
2 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.43%) AIX
3 1 (0.43%) Linux
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (43.53%) Project Management
2 74 (31.90%) PRINCE2
3 71 (30.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (17.67%) Migration
6 20 (8.62%) Risk Management
7 19 (8.19%) Scrum
8 15 (6.47%) Change Management
8 15 (6.47%) Project Governance
9 11 (4.74%) Business Analysis
10 9 (3.88%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (3.88%) E-Commerce
10 9 (3.88%) SDLC
11 8 (3.45%) ERP
11 8 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (3.02%) Data Migration
12 7 (3.02%) ITIL
12 7 (3.02%) Supplier Management
13 6 (2.59%) Facilities Management
13 6 (2.59%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.02%) SQL
2 4 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.29%) C#
4 2 (0.86%) C
4 2 (0.86%) Java
5 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (6.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (6.03%) PMP
3 12 (5.17%) PMI Certification
3 12 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (3.88%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.72%) APMP
5 4 (1.72%) Degree
6 3 (1.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.43%) CCIE
7 1 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.43%) CISSP
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) COBIT
2 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.29%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.86%) SCCM
4 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (7.76%) Oracle
2 10 (4.31%) SAP
3 8 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.16%) Cisco
5 4 (1.72%) arcserve
6 2 (0.86%) Cadence
6 2 (0.86%) HP
6 2 (0.86%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.86%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.86%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.86%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.86%) Workday
7 1 (0.43%) EMC
7 1 (0.43%) IBM
7 1 (0.43%) NetApp
7 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.43%) Openreach
7 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.43%) VMware
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