The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Salford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank - 9 13
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - 10.71% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category - 11.54% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £369 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Job Titles Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
28 26 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 87.50% 92.86% 92.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 34
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Project Manager
Manchester

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Android
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) Game Development
3 3 (50.00%) New Media
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Kindle
3 3 (50.00%) Multimedia
3 3 (50.00%) Content Management
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) ActionScript
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Flash
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Games
4 2 (33.33%) Interactive TV
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) iOS Development

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 3 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) New Media
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) Kindle
2 2 (33.33%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Game Development
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) ActionScript