The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Project Manager
Rank 145 131 111
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 11 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 8
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£400 £440 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £352 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £528 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +18.29%
Technical Project Manager
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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
3551 2914 2288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.90% 92.04% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1897 1526 1088
Average daily rate £388 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 206 186
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.64 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.34 £50.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Technical Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager across the North West region.

Technical Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Technical Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Technical Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager across the North West region.

Technical Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 5 £369 +11.74%
Cheshire -6 4 £400 - 1
Technical Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title.

1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) MS Project
6 2 (9.52%) LAN
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) NGN
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (4.76%) Kanban
7 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Telematics
7 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (4.76%) Aruba
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL V2
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
1 2 (9.52%) NGN
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) WLAN
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) DMZ
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.76%) QlikView
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Telematics
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Kanban
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V2
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Citrix
1 2 (9.52%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
2 1 (4.76%) Aruba
2 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.76%) Juniper
2 1 (4.76%) BT
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft