The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 219 188 187
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 32 60 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.67% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.73% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 38
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £33.49 £28.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +21.73%
IT Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8314 8244 7570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.89% 91.80% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4710 4537 3853
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 424 589
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.22 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -1 9 £419 -1.47% 3
Hampshire -9 5 £375 -6.83%
Surrey +10 4 £413 +13.79%
Oxfordshire -19 4 £439 +59.54% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £450 -1.36% 1
Middlesex +6 1 £213 -
West Sussex -20 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £360 -
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 51 (50.00%) Project Management
2 37 (36.27%) Finance
3 34 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 24 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (13.73%) Migration
7 12 (11.76%) Programme Management
8 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
9 10 (9.80%) Retail
10 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
11 8 (7.84%) PMP
11 8 (7.84%) Waterfall
11 8 (7.84%) Project Planning
11 8 (7.84%) SDLC
12 7 (6.86%) Scrum
12 7 (6.86%) Supplier Management
12 7 (6.86%) PMI Certification
12 7 (6.86%) Windows
12 7 (6.86%) Oracle
12 7 (6.86%) MS Project
12 7 (6.86%) CRM
13 6 (5.88%) Java
13 6 (5.88%) SAP
13 6 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (5.88%) Change Management
13 6 (5.88%) QA
14 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (4.90%) Risk Management
14 5 (4.90%) Business Analysis
14 5 (4.90%) Banking

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.96%) CMS
1 2 (1.96%) FileNet
2 1 (0.98%) Confluence
2 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.98%) Alfresco
2 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.98%) Drupal
2 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.98%) SAS
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Project
2 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.96%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) SAN
2 2 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.98%) 4G
3 1 (0.98%) MVNO
3 1 (0.98%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.98%) Wireless
3 1 (0.98%) LAN
3 1 (0.98%) WAN
3 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) Big Data
1 1 (0.98%) Spotfire
1 1 (0.98%) QlikView
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (0.98%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 37 (36.27%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.80%) Retail
4 5 (4.90%) Banking
5 4 (3.92%) Marketing
6 3 (2.94%) Automotive
7 2 (1.96%) Legal
7 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.98%) German Language
8 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.98%) Advertising
8 1 (0.98%) Electronics
8 1 (0.98%) Billing
8 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (0.98%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.96%) FMCG
3 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.98%) BYOD
4 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.98%) PMI
4 1 (0.98%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.86%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.00%) Project Management
2 34 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 24 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.73%) Migration
6 12 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 8 (7.84%) Waterfall
7 8 (7.84%) Project Planning
7 8 (7.84%) SDLC
8 7 (6.86%) Scrum
8 7 (6.86%) Supplier Management
8 7 (6.86%) CRM
9 6 (5.88%) Change Management
10 5 (4.90%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.90%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.90%) PRINCE
10 5 (4.90%) ITIL
11 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.92%) Budget Control
11 4 (3.92%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) PMP
2 7 (6.86%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.94%) Degree
7 1 (0.98%) APMP
7 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) MCP
7 1 (0.98%) HNC
7 1 (0.98%) HND
7 1 (0.98%) CCNA
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.98%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.86%) Oracle
3 6 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (0.98%) F5
5 1 (0.98%) Tableau
5 1 (0.98%) Vermilion
5 1 (0.98%) Tufin
5 1 (0.98%) VMware
5 1 (0.98%) Capita
5 1 (0.98%) Cognos
5 1 (0.98%) Adobe
5 1 (0.98%) Citrix
5 1 (0.98%) webMethods
5 1 (0.98%) Remedy
5 1 (0.98%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.98%) Pegasus