The table below looks at the statistics for the Digital Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Project Manager
Rank 135 135 131
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 23 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.18% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.19% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £405 £419
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 -
Digital Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3564 3084 2661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.04% 94.28% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2143 1714 1351
Average daily rate £386 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 186 201
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £41.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Digital Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Digital Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Digital Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Digital Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Digital Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Digital Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Digital Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 15 £425 +6.25% 3
Cheshire -4 4 £425 +6.25% 1
Lancashire - 4 £313 -
Digital Project Manager
England

Digital Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Digital 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 Digital Project Manager in their job title.

1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) Finance
3 13 (30.23%) Banking
4 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.95%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Scrum
8 4 (9.30%) Internet
8 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.98%) Supplier Management
9 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.98%) Retail
10 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.65%) F5
10 2 (4.65%) CMS
10 2 (4.65%) VMware
10 2 (4.65%) Firewall
10 2 (4.65%) NetScreen
10 2 (4.65%) JBoss
10 2 (4.65%) Juniper
10 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Marketing
10 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (4.65%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (2.33%) Dependency Management
11 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (2.33%) DevOps
11 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills

Digital Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Digital 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 Digital Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) JBoss
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) NetScreen
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) iPad
2 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Scrum
6 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
7 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.33%) Change Control
9 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.33%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (2.33%) Dependency Management
9 1 (2.33%) Migration
9 1 (2.33%) Project Governance
9 1 (2.33%) Quality Management
9 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) F5
1 2 (4.65%) Juniper
1 2 (4.65%) VMware
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Sitecore