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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 180 215 170
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -45
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 89 45 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.97% 0.48% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.51% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 34 51
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.25 - £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.88 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.41% -14.28%
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
8732 8833 8410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.12% 94.63% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5259 4904 4621
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 440 464
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Berkshire +15 27 £469 +17.18% 3
Buckinghamshire +25 19 £400 -1.84% 2
Surrey 0 14 £428 +6.87% 4
West Sussex -17 10 £430 - 1
Hampshire +4 8 £460 +22.66% 1
Oxfordshire +12 5 £418 -6.17% 1
Kent -18 2 £485 +29.33%
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Home Counties - 2 - -
Sussex +1 1 - -
Middlesex -4 1 £450 +111.76%
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 103 (62.42%) Project Management
2 67 (40.61%) PRINCE2
3 44 (26.67%) Finance
4 38 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (15.15%) PMI Certification
7 24 (14.55%) PMP
8 20 (12.12%) MS Project
8 20 (12.12%) Migration
9 16 (9.70%) Logistics
10 14 (8.48%) ERP
10 14 (8.48%) Retail
10 14 (8.48%) Change Management
10 14 (8.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 13 (7.88%) Security Cleared
11 13 (7.88%) SAP
12 12 (7.27%) Microsoft
12 12 (7.27%) SC Cleared
13 11 (6.67%) Waterfall
13 11 (6.67%) ITIL
13 11 (6.67%) Programme Management
14 10 (6.06%) SDLC
14 10 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 9 (5.45%) Project Planning
15 9 (5.45%) JIRA
15 9 (5.45%) MS Office
16 8 (4.85%) CRM
16 8 (4.85%) Service Delivery
16 8 (4.85%) Telecoms
16 8 (4.85%) Business Analysis

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 7 (4.24%) Confluence
1 7 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.21%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.61%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (12.12%) MS Project
2 9 (5.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.21%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.21%) Windchill
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Infor M3
1 3 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.21%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.21%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.21%) Teamcenter
2 2 (1.21%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.61%) Primavera
3 1 (0.61%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) Office 365
2 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.21%) SaaS
2 2 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) Firewall
2 5 (3.03%) LAN
3 4 (2.42%) Wireless
4 2 (1.21%) Internet
4 2 (1.21%) SAN
4 2 (1.21%) WAN
5 1 (0.61%) Network Security
5 1 (0.61%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.42%) Big Data
2 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.61%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (5.45%) JIRA
2 2 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
General
1 44 (26.67%) Finance
2 14 (8.48%) Retail
3 8 (4.85%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.24%) Banking
5 6 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.03%) Marketing
7 4 (2.42%) Automotive
7 4 (2.42%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.82%) Electronics
9 2 (1.21%) Billing
9 2 (1.21%) Front Office
10 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.61%) Back Office
10 1 (0.61%) Law
10 1 (0.61%) Legal
10 1 (0.61%) Military
10 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) .NET
1 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.85%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.24%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.03%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.42%) NHS
6 3 (1.82%) Economics
7 1 (0.61%) CCTV
7 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.61%) Life Science
7 1 (0.61%) PMI
7 1 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.82%) Windows
2 1 (0.61%) Linux
2 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (62.42%) Project Management
2 67 (40.61%) PRINCE2
3 38 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (12.12%) Migration
6 16 (9.70%) Logistics
7 14 (8.48%) Change Management
7 14 (8.48%) ERP
7 14 (8.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (6.67%) ITIL
8 11 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 11 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.06%) SDLC
10 9 (5.45%) Project Planning
11 8 (4.85%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.85%) CRM
11 8 (4.85%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.24%) Data Migration
12 7 (4.24%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.24%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (15.15%) PMI Certification
2 24 (14.55%) PMP
3 13 (7.88%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.27%) SC Cleared
5 10 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (4.24%) Degree
7 6 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (3.03%) APMP
9 4 (2.42%) CITP
10 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.61%) AAT
11 1 (0.61%) ACCA
11 1 (0.61%) CIMA
11 1 (0.61%) CISA
11 1 (0.61%) CISM
11 1 (0.61%) CISSP
11 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.24%) QA
2 4 (2.42%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.82%) GxP
3 3 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) GAMP
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (7.88%) SAP
2 12 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.42%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.82%) Autodesk
5 2 (1.21%) Cisco
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle
6 1 (0.61%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.61%) EMC
6 1 (0.61%) JDA
6 1 (0.61%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.61%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.61%) Reuters
6 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.61%) SmartStream
6 1 (0.61%) Sun
6 1 (0.61%) VMware
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