The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 7 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 29 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.76% 11.90% 7.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.93% 12.35% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 6
Average daily rate
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£315 £275 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -42.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £230 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.13 £39.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +21.53%
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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 Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 162 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.91% 96.43% 91.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 55 72
Average daily rate £325 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (54.29%) Project Management
2 12 (34.29%) .NET
3 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) Finance
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.29%) ITIL
6 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.43%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
8 3 (8.57%) Migration
8 3 (8.57%) SAP
8 3 (8.57%) PMP
8 3 (8.57%) ITSM
8 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) Project Governance
9 2 (5.71%) Kindle
9 2 (5.71%) Meraki
9 2 (5.71%) PMI
9 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
9 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.71%) BT
9 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
9 2 (5.71%) SQL
9 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco
9 2 (5.71%) Banking
9 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.86%) 2G
2 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
2 1 (2.86%) PABX
2 1 (2.86%) 3G
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) PMI
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.71%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) AIX
1 1 (2.86%) Solaris
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.43%) Change Management
5 3 (8.57%) ITSM
5 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Project Governance
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) Service Management
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) ERP
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Content Management
7 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) PMP
2 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) BT
3 2 (5.71%) Meraki
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Mitel
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Avaya
4 1 (2.86%) Sage