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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager - Development
UK
Rank 541 543 522
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Development Project Manager 40 75 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 66
Median daily rate £431 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £343 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £62.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.60% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £62.50 -
% change year-on-year
-65.60% -

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
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +6 37 £475 +11.76% 15
South East +5 14 £505 +18.82%
London -2 9 £400 -9.60% 2
Yorkshire +11 4 £375 -6.25% 2
Oxfordshire +5 4 £505 +22.42%
East of England +3 4 £431 -21.59% 1
West Midlands +1 3 £493 -6.19% 3
West Yorkshire +15 2 £393 -1.87% 2
Hampshire +11 2 £550 +22.22%
Berkshire +8 2 £475 -26.92%
Leeds +5 2 £393 -1.87% 2
West Sussex +3 2 £374 -14.57%
Hertfordshire +1 2 £394 -28.40% 1
Essex - 2 £450 -
Kent - 2 £525 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £170 -
Oxford - 2 £505 -
Scotland +18 1 £375 -10.71%
Surrey +14 1 £475 +11.76%
Crawley +12 1 £365 -16.57%
Reading +11 1 £475 -26.92%
Aldershot +8 1 £550 +22.22%
Milton Keynes +6 1 £525 +31.25%
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £525 +31.25%
Nottinghamshire +2 1 - -
Watford +2 1 £438 -20.45%
East Midlands -3 1 - -
Nottingham -4 1 - -
North East -20 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -24 1 - -

Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 70 (71.43%) Project Management
2 55 (56.12%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (31.63%) Finance
4 29 (29.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (26.53%) Waterfall
6 17 (17.35%) PRINCE2
7 16 (16.33%) JIRA
8 15 (15.31%) Scrum
8 15 (15.31%) SDLC
9 13 (13.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (13.27%) Confluence
10 12 (12.24%) Software Delivery
10 12 (12.24%) Publishing
11 10 (10.20%) Java
11 10 (10.20%) Computer Science
12 9 (9.18%) Banking
12 9 (9.18%) Project Planning
12 9 (9.18%) Supplier Management
13 8 (8.16%) Retail
13 8 (8.16%) QA
14 7 (7.14%) PMP
15 6 (6.12%) PMI Certification
15 6 (6.12%) Change Management
15 6 (6.12%) Risk Management
15 6 (6.12%) .NET
15 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
15 6 (6.12%) Resource Allocation
16 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
16 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared

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 (13.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.02%) CMS
2 1 (1.02%) Drupal
2 1 (1.02%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.10%) MS Office
2 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.06%) MS Project
3 2 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) Broadband
2 1 (1.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (16.33%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) VersionOne
3 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (31.63%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Publishing
3 9 (9.18%) Banking
4 8 (8.16%) Retail
5 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.08%) Automotive
6 4 (4.08%) Front Office
7 3 (3.06%) Back Office
7 3 (3.06%) Legal
7 3 (3.06%) Marketing
8 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.02%) Games
9 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.02%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) HTML
3 3 (3.06%) CSS
4 2 (2.04%) HTML5
5 1 (1.02%) CSS3
5 1 (1.02%) REST
5 1 (1.02%) SOAP
5 1 (1.02%) Web Services
5 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.04%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.04%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.04%) PMI
3 2 (2.04%) User Experience
4 1 (1.02%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.02%) Economics
4 1 (1.02%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.02%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.02%) NHS
4 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) Android
1 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (71.43%) Project Management
2 55 (56.12%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (29.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (26.53%) Waterfall
5 17 (17.35%) PRINCE2
6 15 (15.31%) Scrum
6 15 (15.31%) SDLC
7 13 (13.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (12.24%) Software Delivery
9 9 (9.18%) Project Planning
9 9 (9.18%) Supplier Management
10 6 (6.12%) Change Management
10 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.12%) Resource Allocation
10 6 (6.12%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.10%) PRINCE
11 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 4 (4.08%) Asset Management
12 4 (4.08%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) Java
2 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.06%) SQL
3 2 (2.04%) C#
3 2 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) PMP
2 6 (6.12%) PMI Certification
2 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (5.10%) Degree
3 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.02%) CIPD
6 1 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.06%) SAP
3 1 (1.02%) Adobe
3 1 (1.02%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.02%) HP
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Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £500.00 per day
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