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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 180 150 179
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +29
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 68 82 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.94% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.01% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 57 35
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.80% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £26.98 £38.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.01% +58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.78 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.11% +32.40%
IT 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 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
8556 8129 9031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.10% 92.93% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4780 4294 4211
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 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 497 624
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 August 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 29 August 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 +6 18 £383 -17.29%
Hampshire -26 12 £488 +39.28% 4
West Sussex +5 10 £270 -18.49%
Surrey -5 10 £446 +48.75% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £510 +36.00%
Oxfordshire -3 5 £500 +33.33% 1
Kent -5 4 £363 +25.00% 3
Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
IT Project Manager
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IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 74 (58.27%) Project Management
2 53 (41.73%) PRINCE2
3 27 (21.26%) Finance
4 22 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (12.60%) Telecoms
5 16 (12.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (11.02%) PMI Certification
6 14 (11.02%) Migration
7 12 (9.45%) PMP
8 11 (8.66%) Degree
9 10 (7.87%) Change Management
10 9 (7.09%) ITIL
10 9 (7.09%) Programme Management
11 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
11 8 (6.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (5.51%) Security Cleared
12 7 (5.51%) Windows
12 7 (5.51%) Oracle
12 7 (5.51%) MS Project
12 7 (5.51%) Marketing
13 6 (4.72%) Retail
13 6 (4.72%) MS Office
13 6 (4.72%) CRM
13 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
13 6 (4.72%) Avaya
13 6 (4.72%) Budget Control
13 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (3.94%) Kanban
14 5 (3.94%) Drupal
14 5 (3.94%) Pharmaceutical

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.94%) Drupal
2 5 (3.94%) CMS
3 2 (1.57%) FileNet
3 2 (1.57%) Confluence
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (5.51%) MS Project
2 6 (4.72%) MS Office
3 5 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.15%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) ResourceLink
1 2 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) VLAN
1 2 (1.57%) KiloStream
1 2 (1.57%) VoIP
1 2 (1.57%) WAN
1 2 (1.57%) SAN
1 2 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.79%) MVNO
2 1 (0.79%) Network Security
2 1 (0.79%) Extranet
2 1 (0.79%) MPLS
2 1 (0.79%) FTP
2 1 (0.79%) SMS
2 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.79%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) JIRA
General
1 27 (21.26%) Finance
2 16 (12.60%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.51%) Marketing
4 6 (4.72%) Retail
5 5 (3.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.94%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.15%) Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Local Government
7 2 (1.57%) Billing
7 2 (1.57%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Back Office
8 1 (0.79%) Automotive
8 1 (0.79%) Legal
8 1 (0.79%) Publishing
8 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) Middleware
1 1 (0.79%) HTML
1 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.15%) PMI
1 4 (3.15%) NHS
1 4 (3.15%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.36%) CCTV
3 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.57%) DTV
3 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.57%) Open Source
4 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.79%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.79%) Informatics
4 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.51%) Windows
2 4 (3.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (58.27%) Project Management
2 53 (41.73%) PRINCE2
3 22 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (11.02%) Migration
5 10 (7.87%) Change Management
6 9 (7.09%) ITIL
6 9 (7.09%) Programme Management
7 8 (6.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (4.72%) CRM
8 6 (4.72%) Budget Control
9 5 (3.94%) Kanban
9 5 (3.94%) PRINCE
9 5 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.94%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.94%) SEO
9 5 (3.94%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.15%) Resource Management
10 4 (3.15%) Change Control
11 3 (2.36%) Analytics
11 3 (2.36%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.57%) Java
1 2 (1.57%) SQL
2 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (12.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (11.02%) PMI Certification
3 12 (9.45%) PMP
4 11 (8.66%) Degree
5 7 (5.51%) Security Cleared
6 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.36%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.57%) CAPM
8 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.79%) APMP
9 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.79%) CCNP
9 1 (0.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.36%) SCCM
2 2 (1.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (5.51%) Oracle
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.72%) Avaya
3 5 (3.94%) SAP
4 4 (3.15%) VMware
4 4 (3.15%) Cisco
4 4 (3.15%) Citrix
5 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.57%) BT
6 2 (1.57%) Adobe
6 2 (1.57%) Siebel
7 1 (0.79%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.79%) F5
7 1 (0.79%) BMC
7 1 (0.79%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.79%) Genesys
7 1 (0.79%) Remedy
7 1 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.79%) Cognos
7 1 (0.79%) Blue Coat
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