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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Lead
England / South East
Rank 229 240 228
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Leader 11 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 16
Median daily rate £700 £500 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £530 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £375 £318
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +18.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.85 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +31.97%

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
6677 7869 8681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.32% 94.23% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3859 4632 4696
Median daily rate £401 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 337 416 419
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £54.10 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +20 10 £700 +47.36%
Surrey - 1 £750 -
Project Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) Hedge funds
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
5 3 (15.79%) Military
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) JFC
5 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.79%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (15.79%) Big Data
5 3 (15.79%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Logistics
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (5.26%) NetWeaver
1 1 (5.26%) SAP EP
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Maximo
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.26%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
3 3 (15.79%) Military
4 2 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) JFC
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
3 1 (5.26%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
2 4 (21.05%) Hedge funds
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
1 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Analytics
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (15.79%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
2 3 (15.79%) Use Case
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) Logistics
3 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) APMP
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PMP
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) NEC
2 1 (5.26%) SAP