The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Software Development Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Software Development
Rank 258 267 246
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.058% 0.093% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.097% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Median daily rate £494 £423 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.86% +11.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £420 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £439 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £67.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 - -
Software Development 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
8141 9236 8644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.95% 95.04% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4923 5536 4802
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 £250 £230 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 428 429
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Software Development Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Development Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Development 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 Software Development Project Manager across the South East region.

Software Development Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Software Development Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Software Development Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Software Development 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 Software Development Project Manager across the South East region.

Software Development Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Software Development 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 Software Development Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 +14 1 £550 +27.16%
Surrey +4 1 £550 +25.71% 1
West Sussex -7 1 £425 +1.19%
Oxfordshire - 1 £438 - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Software Development Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Software Development 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 Software Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) SmartStream
5 1 (16.67%) PMP
5 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (16.67%) Publishing
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Drupal
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Software Development 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SmartStream