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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 16 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 13 17 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.65% 7.30% 14.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.37% 8.33% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 20
Average daily rate
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£487 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
204 204 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 88.70% 87.55% 85.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 125 101
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £220 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 13
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.26 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £45.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Project Manager
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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 16 (66.67%) Project Management
2 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
3 7 (29.17%) PMP
3 7 (29.17%) PMI Certification
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) PMI
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 3 (12.50%) MS Project
7 3 (12.50%) SAP
7 3 (12.50%) ERP
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.50%) EMC
7 3 (12.50%) Retail
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (8.33%) JD Edwards
8 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
8 2 (8.33%) Change Management
8 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (8.33%) Aquila
8 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (8.33%) System Testing
8 2 (8.33%) FMCG
8 2 (8.33%) Demantra
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (4.17%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Demantra
2 1 (4.17%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
1 1 (4.17%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) PMI
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Project Management
2 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 2 (8.33%) System Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.17%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) PMP
1 7 (29.17%) PMI Certification
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) EMC
2 2 (8.33%) JD Edwards
2 2 (8.33%) Aquila
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.17%) Lotus
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco