The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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 Middlesex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 17 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 13 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.04% 12.50% 11.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.37% 13.81% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 32
Average daily rate £440 £413 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £313 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £560 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.15 £36.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.97% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
242 181 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.80% 90.50% 89.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 98 147
Average daily rate £396 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 18
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +22.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 19 (73.08%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) Retail
4 6 (23.08%) SAP
5 5 (19.23%) PMP
5 5 (19.23%) PMI Certification
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (15.38%) CRM
6 4 (15.38%) PMI
7 3 (11.54%) EMC
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.54%) MS Project
7 3 (11.54%) SAP CRM
7 3 (11.54%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.69%) Change Control
8 2 (7.69%) SAP HANA
8 2 (7.69%) Learning Management System
8 2 (7.69%) SAP Retail
8 2 (7.69%) Data Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) System Testing
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.85%) Cisco
9 1 (3.85%) LAN
9 1 (3.85%) WAN
9 1 (3.85%) HP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP CRM
2 2 (7.69%) SAP Retail
3 1 (3.85%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SAP HANA
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) PMI
2 2 (7.69%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) CRM
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.69%) System Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Data Architecture
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Kanban
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) PDM
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) PMP
1 5 (19.23%) PMI Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (11.54%) EMC
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle