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 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 90 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.072% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£430 - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - -
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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
1284 1196 1191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 91.98% 91.93% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 713 687
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 46 67
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.26 £12.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) B2C

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft