The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 79 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £308 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Software Project Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1202 1188 1271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.25% 91.95% 92.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 672 598
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 68 112
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Project Manager in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
Guildford - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Software Project Manager
South East

Software Project Manager
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Software 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 Software Project Manager in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) NHS
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) E-business
5 1 (14.29%) FileNet
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Planview
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Open Workbench

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Software 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 Software Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Open Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) E-business
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Planview