The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had ICT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICT Project Manager
Rank 156 148 129
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs requiring an ICT Project Manager 8 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Median daily rate £350 £408 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +35.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £350 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £472 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 7
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
ICT 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
3822 3689 2940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.51% 94.42% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2313 1974 1559
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 222 199
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.36 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

ICT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ICT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ICT 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 ICT Project Manager across the North West region.

ICT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ICT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ICT Project Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

ICT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ICT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ICT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ICT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ICT Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Manchester -5 5 £450 -4.25%
Cheshire -18 3 £300 -
ICT Project Manager
England

ICT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, ICT 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 North West region featuring ICT Project Manager in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Local Government
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) GMP
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Case Management
6 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) XenApp
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (9.09%) Office 365
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Intune
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (9.09%) AppSense
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (9.09%) Wyse
6 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
6 1 (9.09%) Life Science

ICT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 6 (54.55%) Local Government
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
5 1 (9.09%) Case Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) AppSense
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Wyse