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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 20 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 9 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.57% 12.32% 7.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.72% 12.98% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £35.03
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +9.92%
Project Manager
Cambridgeshire

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
134 131 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.81% 94.93% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 59 34
Average daily rate £315 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £218 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 8
Average hourly rate £12.75 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.86% +9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015, 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 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 12 (44.44%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) Change Management
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 3 (11.11%) ITSM
8 3 (11.11%) Windows
8 3 (11.11%) IBM Notes
8 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 3 (11.11%) Citrix
8 3 (11.11%) Lotus
9 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
9 2 (7.41%) Project Governance
9 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
10 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
10 1 (3.70%) Lean Six Sigma
10 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
10 1 (3.70%) Banking
10 1 (3.70%) Retail
10 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) 3G
1 1 (3.70%) 2G
1 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) ITSM
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Citrix
2 3 (11.11%) Lotus