The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Project Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Lead
Rank 253 260 236
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Project Leader 7 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.084% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 10
Median daily rate £388 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £298 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £441 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £320 £368
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -12.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.05 - -
Project Leader
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
7800 9372 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.77% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4751 5634 4840
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 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 438 463
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.76 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Project Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Leader across the South East region.

Project Leader Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Project Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Leader across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Project Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Project Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Leader across the South East region.

Project Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Project Leader
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 Project Leader within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Berkshire +4 2 - - 1
Surrey - 2 £375 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £538 -
Hampshire +9 1 £400 -5.32%
Project Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Project Leader 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 Project Leader in the job title.

1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) MCTS

Project Leader 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 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
1 1 (7.69%) SAP EP
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Maximo
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM
1 1 (7.69%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Basis
2 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCTS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) NetApp
2 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) VMware