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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Development
Rank 551 513 463
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Development Project Manager 77 96 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 69 82
Average daily rate £423 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £341 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £524 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £384
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +7.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -

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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -24 72 £425 - 16
South East +6 24 £445 +7.87% 1
London +5 18 £460 -11.96% 6
Yorkshire -29 10 £400 -4.19% 3
Surrey +4 8 £450 -2.70%
East Midlands -2 8 £448 +5.91% 3
West Yorkshire -25 8 £400 -2.43% 2
Berkshire +8 6 £650 +38.66%
Leeds -16 5 £400 -2.43%
Nottinghamshire - 5 £395 - 1
Nottingham - 5 £395 - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 4 £363 +3.57%
Milton Keynes +9 4 £363 +6.61%
Hampshire +8 4 £450 +15.38%
Scotland -14 4 £410 -3.52% 3
South West +5 3 £415 +66.00%
East of England -1 3 £550 +41.93%
Reading -6 3 £650 +44.44%
North West -21 3 £450 +5.88% 1
North East -23 3 £425 +26.86%
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 3 £425 +23.18%
Tyne and Wear -29 3 £425 +26.86%
Halifax - 3 £400 - 1
North Yorkshire +6 2 £400 -5.88% 1
York +4 2 £400 -5.88% 1
Cheshire -2 2 £463 +8.82%
Wiltshire -2 2 £433 +73.00%
Edinburgh -18 2 - - 2
West Lothian - 2 £410 -
Swindon - 2 £433 -

Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 94 (51.65%) Project Management
2 75 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (33.52%) PRINCE2
4 51 (28.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (25.82%) Finance
6 34 (18.68%) SDLC
7 22 (12.09%) PMI Certification
8 21 (11.54%) Banking
8 21 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 20 (10.99%) Scrum
10 19 (10.44%) Project Planning
11 16 (8.79%) Supplier Management
11 16 (8.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 15 (8.24%) PMI
13 14 (7.69%) QA
13 14 (7.69%) Retail
14 12 (6.59%) Microsoft
15 11 (6.04%) PMP
15 11 (6.04%) PRINCE
15 11 (6.04%) Telecoms
15 11 (6.04%) Change Management
15 11 (6.04%) Web Development
16 10 (5.49%) Chip and PIN
16 10 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (4.95%) .NET
17 9 (4.95%) Oracle
17 9 (4.95%) Programme Management
17 9 (4.95%) Security Cleared
18 8 (4.40%) Business Analysis
18 8 (4.40%) MS Project

Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.65%) CMS
3 2 (1.10%) Confluence
4 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.40%) MS Excel
1 8 (4.40%) MS Project
2 5 (2.75%) MS Office
3 4 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.10%) Maximo
1 2 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.55%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.55%) PaaS
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.55%) Internet
1 1 (0.55%) MVNO
1 1 (0.55%) Network Security
1 1 (0.55%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.55%) Big Data
4 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.55%) QlikView
4 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.20%) JIRA
2 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.55%) FogBugz
3 1 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 47 (25.82%) Finance
2 21 (11.54%) Banking
3 14 (7.69%) Retail
4 11 (6.04%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.30%) Back Office
7 4 (2.20%) Marketing
8 3 (1.65%) Billing
8 3 (1.65%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.65%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.10%) Electronics
9 2 (1.10%) Law
9 2 (1.10%) Legal
9 2 (1.10%) Publishing
10 1 (0.55%) Advertising
10 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.55%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.55%) Front Office
10 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.95%) .NET
2 3 (1.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) PMI
2 10 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.49%) Chip and PIN
3 5 (2.75%) User Experience
4 4 (2.20%) DTV
4 4 (2.20%) Economics
4 4 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.20%) Video on Demand
5 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.65%) NHS
5 3 (1.65%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.10%) Equities
6 2 (1.10%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.10%) Life Science
6 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.10%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.55%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (0.55%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.10%) Android
1 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (51.65%) Project Management
2 75 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (33.52%) PRINCE2
4 51 (28.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (18.68%) SDLC
6 21 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 20 (10.99%) Scrum
8 19 (10.44%) Project Planning
9 16 (8.79%) Supplier Management
10 11 (6.04%) Change Management
10 11 (6.04%) PRINCE
10 11 (6.04%) Web Development
11 9 (4.95%) Programme Management
12 8 (4.40%) Business Analysis
13 7 (3.85%) Project Governance
13 7 (3.85%) Software Delivery
14 6 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (2.75%) ETL
15 5 (2.75%) Migration
15 5 (2.75%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.40%) Java
2 5 (2.75%) SQL
3 4 (2.20%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.65%) VBA
5 2 (1.10%) C#
6 1 (0.55%) C
6 1 (0.55%) Perl
6 1 (0.55%) PHP
6 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (12.09%) PMI Certification
2 16 (8.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (6.04%) PMP
4 9 (4.95%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.85%) Degree
6 6 (3.30%) ISEB
7 5 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.65%) APMP
9 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.55%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (6.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.95%) Oracle
3 3 (1.65%) SAP
3 3 (1.65%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.10%) IBM
4 2 (1.10%) Pega
5 1 (0.55%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.55%) BI-SAM
5 1 (0.55%) Cognos
5 1 (0.55%) Informatica
5 1 (0.55%) Tableau
5 1 (0.55%) Talend
5 1 (0.55%) Vermilion
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