The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Suffolk region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 19 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 14 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.42% 5.10% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.73% 5.22% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 11
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £42.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-27.38% +41.17%
Project Manager
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
208 249 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.41% 97.65% 97.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 177 177
Median daily rate £444 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £8.50 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £13.50 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Suffolk region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 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
Ipswich +1 13 £438 -7.89%
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Suffolk region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 17 (36.17%) Project Management
1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
3 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.02%) Windows
5 8 (17.02%) CRM
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
5 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
5 8 (17.02%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
6 7 (14.89%) LAN
6 7 (14.89%) WAN
7 6 (12.77%) SAN
7 6 (12.77%) Finance
7 6 (12.77%) Citrix
7 6 (12.77%) IIS
7 6 (12.77%) VMware
7 6 (12.77%) Clustering
7 6 (12.77%) Document Management
7 6 (12.77%) High Availability
7 6 (12.77%) Reinsurance
7 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (12.77%) NAS
7 6 (12.77%) Load Balancing
7 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
8 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (10.64%) APMP
8 5 (10.64%) Secure Coding

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 6 (12.77%) IIS
2 5 (10.64%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.51%) MS Project
1 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) LAN
1 7 (14.89%) WAN
2 6 (12.77%) NAS
2 6 (12.77%) SAN
3 4 (8.51%) Network Security
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) French Language
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.77%) Clustering
2 6 (12.77%) Reinsurance
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Robotics
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (36.17%) Project Management
2 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
4 8 (17.02%) CRM
5 6 (12.77%) Document Management
5 6 (12.77%) High Availability
5 6 (12.77%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.64%) ITIL
6 5 (10.64%) Secure Coding
7 3 (6.38%) Project Governance
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Migration
8 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.26%) Scrum
8 2 (4.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (10.64%) APMP
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Citrix
2 6 (12.77%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Kofax
4 2 (4.26%) Blue Prism
5 1 (2.13%) Remedy