The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Development Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Development
Rank 568 576 554
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Development Project Manager 52 81 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 52 51
Median daily rate £456 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.88% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Development Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Development Project Manager in the job title.

Development Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Development Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Development Project Manager within the UK.

Development Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Development Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Development Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Development Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Development Project Manager within the UK.

Development Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Development Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
England -14 51 £475 +11.76% 7
South East +23 16 £488 +14.70% 1
London -27 15 £513 +11.41% 2
Oxfordshire 0 6 £494 +19.69%
East of England +14 5 £350 -36.36% 1
East Midlands -10 5 £399 +22.69% 1
Yorkshire +23 4 £375 -3.84%
Hampshire +25 3 £538 +26.47% 1
West Sussex +17 3 £383 -10.00%
Nottingham -8 3 £415 +27.69% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 3 £415 +27.69% 1
Oxford - 3 £500 -
West Yorkshire +12 2 £388 -0.64%
North West +6 2 £363 -38.29%
Aldershot +4 2 £538 +22.85%
Essex +2 2 £456 +12.65%
Hertfordshire -2 2 £350 -36.36%
West Midlands -10 2 £450 -3.74%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £350 -
Gatwick - 2 £435 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £170 -
Crawley +20 1 £365 -14.11%
Leeds +15 1 £375 -
Surrey +15 1 £475 +17.28%
Milton Keynes +14 1 £525 +13.51%
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £525 +13.51%
Cheshire +9 1 £325 -45.83%
Manchester +3 1 £400 -30.43%
Derbyshire +3 1 £383 -10.00%
Derby +1 1 £383 -

Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 featuring Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 69 (63.89%) Project Management
2 60 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (35.19%) Finance
4 32 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (29.63%) Waterfall
5 19 (17.59%) SDLC
5 19 (17.59%) Banking
6 18 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 16 (14.81%) JIRA
8 15 (13.89%) Scrum
9 13 (12.04%) Confluence
9 13 (12.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (11.11%) Publishing
11 11 (10.19%) Software Delivery
12 10 (9.26%) Computer Science
12 10 (9.26%) Java
13 9 (8.33%) Project Planning
13 9 (8.33%) Supplier Management
13 9 (8.33%) Retail
14 8 (7.41%) Data Analysis
14 8 (7.41%) PMP
14 8 (7.41%) PMI Certification
14 8 (7.41%) QA
14 8 (7.41%) Resource Allocation
15 7 (6.48%) Degree
15 7 (6.48%) Change Management
15 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
15 7 (6.48%) .NET
15 7 (6.48%) MS Office
15 7 (6.48%) MS Excel

Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 13 (12.04%) Confluence
2 1 (0.93%) CMS
2 1 (0.93%) Drupal
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.93%) SAS
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) MS Excel
1 7 (6.48%) MS Office
2 4 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.70%) MS Project
3 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Broadband
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
1 1 (0.93%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.93%) GIS
3 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (14.81%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.93%) VersionOne
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (35.19%) Finance
2 19 (17.59%) Banking
3 12 (11.11%) Publishing
4 9 (8.33%) Retail
5 6 (5.56%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.63%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.70%) Front Office
8 3 (2.78%) Automotive
8 3 (2.78%) Back Office
9 2 (1.85%) Legal
9 2 (1.85%) Marketing
10 1 (0.93%) Advertising
10 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.93%) Games
10 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) .NET
2 3 (2.78%) HTML
3 2 (1.85%) CSS
3 2 (1.85%) HTML5
4 1 (0.93%) CSS3
4 1 (0.93%) REST
4 1 (0.93%) SOAP
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.78%) PMI
3 2 (1.85%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.85%) e-Learning
3 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.93%) Biology
4 1 (0.93%) Chemistry
4 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.93%) Economics
4 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.93%) Life Science
4 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) NHS
4 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Android
1 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (63.89%) Project Management
2 60 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (29.63%) Waterfall
4 19 (17.59%) SDLC
5 18 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 15 (13.89%) Scrum
7 13 (12.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (10.19%) Software Delivery
9 9 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 9 (8.33%) Supplier Management
10 8 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 8 (7.41%) Resource Allocation
11 7 (6.48%) Change Management
11 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.56%) Investment Management
12 6 (5.56%) PRINCE
12 6 (5.56%) Programme Management
13 5 (4.63%) Fund Accounting
13 5 (4.63%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.26%) Java
2 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.85%) C#
3 2 (1.85%) PHP
3 2 (1.85%) SQL
4 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) PMI Certification
1 8 (7.41%) PMP
2 7 (6.48%) Degree
3 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.93%) CIPD
6 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (5.56%) Oracle
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe
4 1 (0.93%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.93%) HP
4 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.93%) SmartStream