The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Project Manager
Rank 575 536 551
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Development Project Manager 15 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.072% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.078% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 20
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £660 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £415
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50446 47302 53477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.50% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30538 27736 29864
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2115 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -23 15 £425 +2.40% 12
Hertfordshire +1 5 £338 -20.58%
East of England -15 5 £338 -19.64%
South East -9 4 £475 +46.15% 2
South West -29 3 £363 - 1
Watford - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £475 -
East Midlands -1 2 £475 - 1
North West - 1 £388 - 2
Surrey - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 3
Oxfordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 2
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Basildon - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Chester - - - - 1
Coventry - - - - 1

Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 18 (39.13%) Project Management
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) Scrum
4 10 (21.74%) .NET
4 10 (21.74%) Oracle
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.22%) SQL
7 6 (13.04%) C#
7 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.87%) Back Office
8 5 (10.87%) Finance
8 5 (10.87%) Java
8 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.87%) Web Development
9 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
9 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.70%) SOA
10 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.52%) IBM
10 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.52%) Change Management
10 3 (6.52%) UNIX
10 3 (6.52%) J2EE
10 3 (6.52%) VB
10 3 (6.52%) MS Project
10 3 (6.52%) COM
10 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) iSeries
10 3 (6.52%) Data Management

Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (2.17%) FileNet
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (2.17%) Lync
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Project
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) SMS
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.87%) Back Office
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.17%) Front Office
2 1 (2.17%) Publishing
2 1 (2.17%) German Language
2 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) J2EE
2 3 (6.52%) COM
2 3 (6.52%) WCF
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
4 1 (2.17%) LAMP
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (6.52%) iSeries
2 1 (2.17%) LIMS
2 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.17%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.17%) mHealth
2 1 (2.17%) Open Source
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Project Management
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) Scrum
4 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.87%) Web Development
6 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.70%) SOA
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) Data Management
8 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL
8 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.17%) E-business
9 1 (2.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) VB
5 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) VBA
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.17%) PMP
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Mercator
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Apple
4 1 (2.17%) hybris
4 1 (2.17%) Planview