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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 173 176 173
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 73 87 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.91% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.97% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 64 40
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £345 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
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
8053 8945 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.06% 93.74% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4786 4155
Average daily rate £385 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 436 470
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +10 17 £500 +17.64% 5
Surrey -10 17 £413 -2.94% 1
Hampshire +9 16 £394 -7.35% 6
Buckinghamshire +7 9 £410 -3.52% 1
West Sussex +2 6 £516 +25.15% 1
Oxfordshire +6 4 £400 -
Kent -6 3 £475 +26.66%
East Sussex +8 2 - - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 90 (55.56%) Project Management
2 66 (40.74%) PRINCE2
3 52 (32.10%) Finance
4 46 (28.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (15.43%) Programme Management
7 22 (13.58%) PMI Certification
7 22 (13.58%) Security Cleared
8 20 (12.35%) SC Cleared
8 20 (12.35%) PMP
9 18 (11.11%) ITIL
9 18 (11.11%) Change Management
10 17 (10.49%) Migration
11 16 (9.88%) Telecoms
11 16 (9.88%) Waterfall
12 15 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 15 (9.26%) Microsoft
13 14 (8.64%) SAP
14 12 (7.41%) MS Project
14 12 (7.41%) Management Information System
15 11 (6.79%) Marketing
15 11 (6.79%) Resource Management
16 10 (6.17%) Service Delivery
16 10 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (5.56%) Matrix Management
18 8 (4.94%) Logistics
18 8 (4.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 8 (4.94%) Digital Marketing
18 8 (4.94%) ERP
18 8 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Certification

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (2.47%) Confluence
2 3 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.85%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) MS Project
2 7 (4.32%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.47%) MS Office
4 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) Windchill
5 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.62%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.23%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.62%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.62%) Primavera
3 1 (0.62%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.09%) Office 365
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) LAN
2 5 (3.09%) Wireless
3 4 (2.47%) WAN
3 4 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.85%) Firewall
4 3 (1.85%) SAN
5 2 (1.23%) VoIP
6 1 (0.62%) Extranet
6 1 (0.62%) Intranet
6 1 (0.62%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 52 (32.10%) Finance
2 16 (9.88%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.79%) Marketing
4 8 (4.94%) Electronics
4 8 (4.94%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.09%) Retail
6 3 (1.85%) Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Billing
7 2 (1.23%) Front Office
8 1 (0.62%) Automotive
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Local Government
8 1 (0.62%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) .NET
1 2 (1.23%) WAP
2 1 (0.62%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.47%) Economics
4 3 (1.85%) EPoS
4 3 (1.85%) PMI
4 3 (1.85%) SCADA
5 2 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (0.62%) Blog
6 1 (0.62%) Life Science
6 1 (0.62%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.09%) Windows
2 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.62%) Linux
3 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (55.56%) Project Management
2 66 (40.74%) PRINCE2
3 46 (28.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (15.43%) Programme Management
6 18 (11.11%) Change Management
6 18 (11.11%) ITIL
7 17 (10.49%) Migration
8 16 (9.88%) Waterfall
9 11 (6.79%) Resource Management
10 10 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.17%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.56%) Matrix Management
12 8 (4.94%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (4.94%) ERP
12 8 (4.94%) Logistics
12 8 (4.94%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.62%) C
1 1 (0.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (13.58%) PMI Certification
1 22 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.35%) PMP
2 20 (12.35%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.70%) APMP
5 6 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.23%) ISEB
6 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.23%) MCITP
6 2 (1.23%) MCSE
6 2 (1.23%) MCTS
6 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.62%) AAT
7 1 (0.62%) ACCA
7 1 (0.62%) CIMA
7 1 (0.62%) Degree
7 1 (0.62%) HNC
7 1 (0.62%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) GxP
2 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.64%) SAP
3 4 (2.47%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle
3 4 (2.47%) VMware
4 3 (1.85%) Autodesk
5 2 (1.23%) Aruba
5 2 (1.23%) Cisco
5 2 (1.23%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.62%) CA
6 1 (0.62%) Citrix
6 1 (0.62%) hybris
6 1 (0.62%) JDA
6 1 (0.62%) MKS
6 1 (0.62%) NetApp
6 1 (0.62%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.62%) PTC
6 1 (0.62%) Rally
6 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.62%) Sun
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