The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.070% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1324 933 1294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.98% 94.24% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 417 657
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £476 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 89 84
Average hourly rate £14.52 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.60% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.50 £40.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.82%
Software Project Manager
North West

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Software Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Software Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 15 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Rochdale - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Software Project Manager
North West

Software Project Manager
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Software 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 Software Project Manager in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Software 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 Software Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management