The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Salford 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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 6 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 12.50% 3.13% 12.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 3.13% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate
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£388 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +5.26%
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 Salford 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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 87.50% 100.00% 97.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 34
Average daily rate £385 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.60 - £12.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Salford region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Project Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) SAP PS
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ResourceLink
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PS
1 1 (16.67%) ResourceLink
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP