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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 182 170 174
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 61 79 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.90% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.97% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 58 36
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£388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £26.98 £45.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.05% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £38.73 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.34% +29.09%
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
8534 8116 9138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.96% 92.91% 91.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4759 4311 4248
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 505 599
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
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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 +8 19 £360 -15.29%
Hampshire -19 13 £438 +25.00% 3
Surrey -9 9 £443 +10.62% 5
West Sussex +4 7 £290 -20.27%
Oxfordshire -4 6 £450 +20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 2 - -
Kent -4 1 - - 2
Thames Valley - - - -
Sussex - - - -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 71 (58.20%) Project Management
2 51 (41.80%) PRINCE2
3 22 (18.03%) Finance
4 21 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (14.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (10.66%) Migration
6 13 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (9.84%) Telecoms
7 12 (9.84%) PMI Certification
8 11 (9.02%) PMP
8 11 (9.02%) Change Management
8 11 (9.02%) Degree
9 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
10 8 (6.56%) Retail
10 8 (6.56%) MS Project
11 7 (5.74%) Oracle
11 7 (5.74%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (4.92%) Manufacturing
12 6 (4.92%) Marketing
12 6 (4.92%) MS Office
12 6 (4.92%) Windows
12 6 (4.92%) CRM
12 6 (4.92%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.10%) ITIL
13 5 (4.10%) SEO
13 5 (4.10%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (4.10%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (4.10%) Drupal
1 5 (4.10%) CMS
2 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.64%) Confluence
3 2 (1.64%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Project
2 6 (4.92%) MS Office
3 5 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) LAN
1 1 (0.82%) SMS
1 1 (0.82%) FTP
1 1 (0.82%) SAN
1 1 (0.82%) Extranet
1 1 (0.82%) MPLS
1 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.82%) Network Security
1 1 (0.82%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.82%) EDMS
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 22 (18.03%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.56%) Retail
4 6 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.92%) Marketing
5 5 (4.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (3.28%) Banking
7 3 (2.46%) Local Government
8 2 (1.64%) Billing
9 1 (0.82%) Electronics
9 1 (0.82%) Automotive
9 1 (0.82%) Legal
9 1 (0.82%) German Language
9 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.82%) HTML
1 1 (0.82%) XML
1 1 (0.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.10%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.28%) NHS
3 3 (2.46%) PMI
3 3 (2.46%) CCTV
4 2 (1.64%) Open Source
4 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.82%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.82%) DTV
5 1 (0.82%) Informatics
5 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.92%) Windows
2 4 (3.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (58.20%) Project Management
2 51 (41.80%) PRINCE2
3 21 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (10.66%) Migration
4 13 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.02%) Change Management
6 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (5.74%) Programme Management
8 6 (4.92%) CRM
8 6 (4.92%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.10%) ITIL
9 5 (4.10%) SEO
9 5 (4.10%) PRINCE
9 5 (4.10%) Budget Control
9 5 (4.10%) Kanban
10 4 (3.28%) Resource Management
11 3 (2.46%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.46%) Time Management
11 3 (2.46%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.64%) Java
1 2 (1.64%) SQL
2 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (14.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (9.84%) PMI Certification
3 11 (9.02%) PMP
3 11 (9.02%) Degree
4 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.64%) CAPM
8 1 (0.82%) CCNP
8 1 (0.82%) CCNA
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.82%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) SCCM
2 1 (0.82%) SCOM
2 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (5.74%) Oracle
2 4 (3.28%) SAP
2 4 (3.28%) Avaya
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.46%) Citrix
3 3 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.64%) Capita
4 2 (1.64%) Siebel
4 2 (1.64%) Cisco
4 2 (1.64%) Adobe
5 1 (0.82%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.82%) Cognos
5 1 (0.82%) HP
5 1 (0.82%) Genesys
5 1 (0.82%) BMC
5 1 (0.82%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.82%) Orchard
5 1 (0.82%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.82%) VMware
5 1 (0.82%) Guidewire
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £460 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago