The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 196 169 173
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 54 100 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 1.03% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.08% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 75 55
Median daily rate £450 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £503 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £34.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £43.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-29.06% +2.99%
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
7936 9237 8730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.78% 94.71% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4810 5562 4816
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 433 463
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £450 +8.43% 2
Berkshire -3 9 £483 +7.27% 4
Hampshire 0 8 £413 +3.12% 2
Kent +10 6 £500 +33.33%
Surrey -6 6 £469 +7.14%
East Sussex +8 5 £550 +41.93%
West Sussex -9 5 £538 +19.44% 1
Middlesex - 1 £440 - 1
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 82 (60.74%) Project Management
2 41 (30.37%) PRINCE2
3 40 (29.63%) Finance
4 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (12.59%) MS Project
6 17 (12.59%) Migration
7 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 14 (10.37%) Banking
8 14 (10.37%) Retail
9 13 (9.63%) PMP
9 13 (9.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 13 (9.63%) Business Analysis
10 11 (8.15%) PMI Certification
10 11 (8.15%) ERP
10 11 (8.15%) Security Cleared
11 10 (7.41%) Degree
11 10 (7.41%) QA
11 10 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (7.41%) ITIL
12 9 (6.67%) MS Office
12 9 (6.67%) SAP
12 9 (6.67%) Change Management
12 9 (6.67%) SC Cleared
12 9 (6.67%) Logistics
13 8 (5.93%) Project Planning
13 8 (5.93%) Waterfall
13 8 (5.93%) SharePoint
14 7 (5.19%) CRM
14 7 (5.19%) Asset Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.44%) MS Project Server
3 4 (2.96%) Confluence
4 3 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
5 1 (0.74%) Moodle
5 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (12.59%) MS Project
2 9 (6.67%) MS Office
3 6 (4.44%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.74%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (0.74%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.74%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.48%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) Wireless
2 4 (2.96%) Firewall
2 4 (2.96%) Network Security
3 3 (2.22%) LAN
3 3 (2.22%) WAN
4 2 (1.48%) Internet
4 2 (1.48%) Intranet
4 2 (1.48%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.74%) NAS
5 1 (0.74%) SAN
5 1 (0.74%) Skype
5 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.74%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.96%) Big Data
2 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.74%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (29.63%) Finance
2 14 (10.37%) Banking
2 14 (10.37%) Retail
3 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.48%) Automotive
4 2 (1.48%) Legal
4 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.74%) Electronics
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Military
5 1 (0.74%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.48%) .NET
2 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.74%) jQuery
2 1 (0.74%) Middleware
2 1 (0.74%) Web Services
2 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.96%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.96%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.96%) Smart Meter
3 3 (2.22%) CCTV
3 3 (2.22%) NHS
4 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.48%) FMCG
4 2 (1.48%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.48%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.48%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.74%) AS400
5 1 (0.74%) Clustering
5 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.74%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.74%) PMI
5 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.74%) Tandem
5 1 (0.74%) User Experience
5 1 (0.74%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.22%) Windows
2 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (60.74%) Project Management
2 41 (30.37%) PRINCE2
3 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (12.59%) Migration
6 13 (9.63%) Business Analysis
6 13 (9.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 11 (8.15%) ERP
8 10 (7.41%) ITIL
9 9 (6.67%) Change Management
9 9 (6.67%) Logistics
10 8 (5.93%) Project Planning
10 8 (5.93%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.19%) Asset Management
11 7 (5.19%) CRM
11 7 (5.19%) Risk Management
12 6 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.44%) Matrix Management
12 6 (4.44%) SDLC
13 5 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.48%) SQL
2 1 (0.74%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) PMP
2 11 (8.15%) PMI Certification
2 11 (8.15%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.41%) Degree
3 10 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.96%) APMP
5 4 (2.96%) CITP
6 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.74%) CCNA
7 1 (0.74%) CCNP
7 1 (0.74%) CISA
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.74%) CISM
7 1 (0.74%) CISSP
7 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) QA
2 4 (2.96%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.74%) GAMP
4 1 (0.74%) GxP
4 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.67%) SAP
3 3 (2.22%) Cisco
3 3 (2.22%) IBM
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle
4 2 (1.48%) iManage
5 1 (0.74%) Adobe
5 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.74%) Avaya
5 1 (0.74%) Baan
5 1 (0.74%) Citrix
5 1 (0.74%) Infor
5 1 (0.74%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.74%) Polycom
5 1 (0.74%) Sun
5 1 (0.74%) VMware
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £170.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Seven Principles AG
Rate: £425 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago