The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sussex region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 4 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 1 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 6.25% 27.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 27.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £35.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.79% +19.31%
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 Sussex 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
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16 43 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 100.00% 97.73% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 30 13
Median daily rate £220 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £302 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £568 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Sussex region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) APMP
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
3 2 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 2 (28.57%) ISO27002
4 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) GAMP
4 1 (14.29%) GxP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) QA

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) APMP
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO27002
2 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (14.29%) GAMP
2 1 (14.29%) GxP
2 1 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley