The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Development Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Project Manager
Rank 594 560 575
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Development Project Manager 18 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.049% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.053% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 21
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£425 £375 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £700 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £416
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -

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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Development Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
England -17 16 £425 +21.42% 8
London +8 6 £700 +40.00% 2
East of England -16 5 £338 -18.67%
South West - 3 £488 - 2
Scotland - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £325 -
South East -3 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Fareham - - - -
Gateshead - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Derby - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
Essex - - - -

Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Development 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 Development Project Manager in their job title.

1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Project Management
3 10 (25.00%) .NET
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle
4 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2
4 9 (22.50%) Scrum
5 8 (20.00%) SQL
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.00%) C#
8 5 (12.50%) Java
8 5 (12.50%) PMP
8 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
8 5 (12.50%) Finance
8 5 (12.50%) Degree
8 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.00%) Kindle
9 4 (10.00%) PMI
9 4 (10.00%) Back Office
9 4 (10.00%) ISO 9001
10 3 (7.50%) COM
10 3 (7.50%) ITIL
10 3 (7.50%) SOA
10 3 (7.50%) J2EE
10 3 (7.50%) VB
10 3 (7.50%) UNIX
10 3 (7.50%) Data Management
10 3 (7.50%) IBM
10 3 (7.50%) Migration
10 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software

Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Development 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 Development Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.50%) FileNet
1 1 (2.50%) CMS
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Project
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Back Office
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) COM
2 3 (7.50%) J2EE
2 3 (7.50%) WCF
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
4 1 (2.50%) LAMP
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Kindle
2 4 (10.00%) PMI
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) iSeries
4 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.50%) LIMS
5 1 (2.50%) Open Source
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Project Management
3 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2
3 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) SOA
4 3 (7.50%) Data Management
4 3 (7.50%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.50%) Web Development
4 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Change Management
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.50%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) PMP
1 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.50%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) Planview
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 23 days holiday, pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago