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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Development
Rank 604 533 563
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Development Project Manager 43 100 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 77 41
Median daily rate £425 £439 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.13% +5.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
-35.48% -

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
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -39 39 £438 -1.12% 12
London -1 15 £500 +5.26% 3
South East -22 6 £600 +33.33% 2
East of England +22 4 £400 -9.60% 2
South West +9 4 £315 -30.00%
Hertfordshire - 4 £400 -
East Midlands +6 3 £383 +0.65%
Yorkshire +2 3 £438 +9.37% 2
Manchester 0 3 £525 +31.25% 1
West Yorkshire -9 3 £438 +25.00% 2
North West -11 3 £525 +31.25% 1
Scotland -18 3 £420 -1.17%
Gloucestershire - 3 £295 -
Buckinghamshire +1 2 - -
Nottingham 0 2 £415 +9.21%
Leeds -3 2 £425 +24.81% 1
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £415 +9.21%
Surrey -11 2 £600 +35.21%
Edinburgh -12 2 £406 -4.41%
Gloucester - 2 £295 -
City of London +48 1 - - 2
Bradford +12 1 £450 +5.88%
West Lothian +8 1 £420 -
Hampshire +8 1 - -
Livingston +7 1 £420 -
Hook +3 1 - -
Milton Keynes -4 1 - -
Wiltshire -6 1 £330 -37.14%
Warwick -7 1 - -
Warwickshire -10 1 - -

Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 75 (54.74%) Project Management
2 67 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (36.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (32.12%) PRINCE2
5 42 (30.66%) Finance
6 29 (21.17%) SDLC
7 16 (11.68%) Scrum
8 15 (10.95%) Waterfall
9 14 (10.22%) Banking
9 14 (10.22%) PMI Certification
10 13 (9.49%) .NET
10 13 (9.49%) Programme Management
10 13 (9.49%) Change Management
10 13 (9.49%) Supplier Management
11 12 (8.76%) Java
11 12 (8.76%) PMP
12 11 (8.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (8.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (7.30%) JIRA
13 10 (7.30%) PMI
13 10 (7.30%) MS Project
14 9 (6.57%) Degree
14 9 (6.57%) Security Cleared
15 8 (5.84%) Confluence
15 8 (5.84%) Project Planning
15 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
16 7 (5.11%) Software Engineering
17 6 (4.38%) PRINCE
17 6 (4.38%) Matrix Organization
18 5 (3.65%) SQL

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 8 (5.84%) Confluence
2 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.73%) CMS
3 1 (0.73%) IIS
3 1 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (7.30%) MS Project
2 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.46%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) MVNO
2 1 (0.73%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.73%) Firewall
2 1 (0.73%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.73%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.73%) LAN
2 1 (0.73%) SSL
2 1 (0.73%) VPN
2 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.73%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.30%) JIRA
2 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (30.66%) Finance
2 14 (10.22%) Banking
3 5 (3.65%) Billing
3 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.65%) Retail
4 4 (2.92%) Legal
4 4 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.92%) Publishing
5 2 (1.46%) Automotive
5 2 (1.46%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.73%) Advertising
6 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.49%) .NET
2 4 (2.92%) HTML
2 4 (2.92%) J2EE
3 3 (2.19%) JSP
3 3 (2.19%) XML
4 2 (1.46%) Middleware
4 2 (1.46%) Web Services
5 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.73%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.73%) CSS
5 1 (0.73%) OAuth
5 1 (0.73%) SOAP
5 1 (0.73%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) PMI
2 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.92%) Handset
3 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.19%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.19%) NHS
4 3 (2.19%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.46%) Economics
5 2 (1.46%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.46%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.46%) Telematics
5 2 (1.46%) User Experience
6 1 (0.73%) BYOD
6 1 (0.73%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.92%) Windows
2 3 (2.19%) Unix
3 2 (1.46%) Android
3 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (54.74%) Project Management
2 67 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (36.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (32.12%) PRINCE2
5 29 (21.17%) SDLC
6 16 (11.68%) Scrum
7 15 (10.95%) Waterfall
8 13 (9.49%) Change Management
8 13 (9.49%) Programme Management
8 13 (9.49%) Supplier Management
9 8 (5.84%) Project Planning
10 7 (5.11%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.38%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (4.38%) PRINCE
12 5 (3.65%) Agile Project Management
12 5 (3.65%) CRM
12 5 (3.65%) Process Improvement
13 4 (2.92%) Business Transformation
13 4 (2.92%) Change Control
13 4 (2.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.76%) Java
2 5 (3.65%) SQL
3 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.19%) C
5 2 (1.46%) C#
5 2 (1.46%) C++
6 1 (0.73%) VB
6 1 (0.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (10.22%) PMI Certification
2 12 (8.76%) PMP
3 11 (8.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (8.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (6.57%) Degree
4 9 (6.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.46%) APMP
6 2 (1.46%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.46%) ISEB
7 1 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.73%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.46%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.65%) SAP
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle
4 1 (0.73%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.73%) Capita
4 1 (0.73%) F5
4 1 (0.73%) IBM
4 1 (0.73%) Pega
4 1 (0.73%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.73%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.73%) WSO2
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