The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Peterborough 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 24 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.68% 6.32% 9.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 6.55% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 9
Average daily rate
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£260 £288 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.56% -32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £266 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
- -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.40 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 168 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.48% 96.55% 97.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 61 58
Average daily rate £310 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £463 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 24
Average hourly rate £20.75 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.70% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Project Manager
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 6 (31.58%) SQL
1 6 (31.58%) J2EE
1 6 (31.58%) SOA
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Back Office
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) COM
4 3 (15.79%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) VB
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Endeca
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
4 3 (15.79%) Unica
4 3 (15.79%) QA
4 3 (15.79%) EPiServer
4 3 (15.79%) Online Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.79%) WCF

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
General
1 5 (26.32%) Back Office
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) J2EE
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) WCF
3 3 (15.79%) COM
4 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) SOA
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) CRM
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Online Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VB
2 3 (15.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.26%) PMP
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Endeca
3 3 (15.79%) Unica
3 3 (15.79%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.26%) Sage
4 1 (5.26%) VMware