The table below looks at the statistics for the Digital 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 Digital Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Project Manager
Rank 399 426 394
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 280 228 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 151 149
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £30.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.50

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
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Digital Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Digital Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Digital Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Digital Project Manager within the UK.

Digital Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Digital Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Digital Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Digital Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Digital Project Manager within the UK.

Digital Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Digital 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 Digital Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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 +30 256 £450 +12.50% 41
London -3 141 £450 +5.88% 22
South East -4 52 £450 +16.12% 6
Scotland -3 27 £475 +15.15% 2
Edinburgh +13 25 £475 +17.42% 2
North West +4 22 £425 -15.00% 1
South West +11 20 £425 +33.33% 5
Buckinghamshire +13 18 £450 +5.88% 2
Milton Keynes +10 16 £450 +5.88% 1
Manchester +4 16 £416 -16.75%
City of London +30 14 £450 +28.57% 8
East Midlands +4 8 £415 +10.29% 1
Berkshire -3 8 £388 +3.33% 2
West Midlands -7 8 £495 +52.30% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 7 £415 +13.69% 1
Nottingham -2 7 £415 +13.69%
Coventry - 6 £495 - 1
Hampshire - 6 £488 -
Oxfordshire +12 5 £300 - 1
Bristol +3 5 £425 +15.80% 1
Kent -28 5 £525 +40.00%
Hammersmith +5 4 £431 -9.21%
Yorkshire +4 4 £375 - 2
Swindon +3 4 £363 +52.63%
Reading -3 4 £494 -
Wiltshire -8 4 £363 +31.81% 1
Surrey -10 4 £463 -13.95%
Lancashire - 4 £711 - 1
Maidenhead +5 3 £365 +5.79% 1
Bournemouth - 3 £505 -

Digital Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Digital 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 Digital Project Manager in their job title.

1 261 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (42.83%) Project Management
3 148 (29.08%) Finance
4 124 (24.36%) PRINCE2
5 112 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 107 (21.02%) E-Commerce
7 85 (16.70%) Scrum
8 73 (14.34%) Retail
9 63 (12.38%) Waterfall
10 61 (11.98%) Marketing
11 56 (11.00%) Banking
12 55 (10.81%) Mobile App
13 50 (9.82%) User Experience
14 44 (8.64%) CMS
15 41 (8.06%) MS Project
16 38 (7.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 32 (6.29%) JIRA
18 25 (4.91%) CRM
19 24 (4.72%) PMI Certification
19 24 (4.72%) Digital Marketing
20 23 (4.52%) Change Management
21 20 (3.93%) Analytics
21 20 (3.93%) Project Governance
21 20 (3.93%) Agile Project Management
21 20 (3.93%) Telecoms
21 20 (3.93%) Migration
21 20 (3.93%) Microsoft
21 20 (3.93%) Security Cleared
21 20 (3.93%) Content Management
22 19 (3.73%) Web Development

Digital Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Digital 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 Digital Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (8.64%) CMS
2 15 (2.95%) Confluence
3 8 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (1.38%) MS Project Server
5 6 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.59%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.59%) WordPress
7 1 (0.20%) Drupal
7 1 (0.20%) JBoss
7 1 (0.20%) Mule
7 1 (0.20%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 41 (8.06%) MS Project
2 17 (3.34%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.75%) MS Office
4 7 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.39%) Magento
2 2 (0.39%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.20%) Data Workbench
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.77%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.57%) Intranet
2 6 (1.18%) Internet
3 2 (0.39%) SMS
4 1 (0.20%) DWDM
4 1 (0.20%) Firewall
4 1 (0.20%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.59%) MySQL
2 2 (0.39%) Big Data
2 2 (0.39%) MS Access
3 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (6.29%) JIRA
2 8 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
General
1 148 (29.08%) Finance
2 73 (14.34%) Retail
3 61 (11.98%) Marketing
4 56 (11.00%) Banking
5 20 (3.93%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.55%) Retail Banking
7 11 (2.16%) Publishing
8 9 (1.77%) Legal
9 6 (1.18%) Local Government
10 4 (0.79%) Advertising
10 4 (0.79%) Games
10 4 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.59%) Automotive
11 3 (0.59%) Electronics
11 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.59%) German Language
11 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.73%) HTML
2 11 (2.16%) CSS
3 9 (1.77%) Web Services
4 6 (1.18%) .NET
4 6 (1.18%) HTML5
5 5 (0.98%) Velocity
6 3 (0.59%) SOAP
7 2 (0.39%) JSON
7 2 (0.39%) XML
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.20%) CSS3
8 1 (0.20%) Django
8 1 (0.20%) Dojo
8 1 (0.20%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 50 (9.82%) User Experience
3 17 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.16%) Digital Media
5 10 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.57%) PMI
7 6 (1.18%) Social Media
8 5 (0.98%) Chip and PIN
8 5 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.98%) Driving Licence
8 5 (0.98%) Smart Meter
9 4 (0.79%) Economics
9 4 (0.79%) Video on Demand
10 3 (0.59%) FMCG
10 3 (0.59%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.59%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.39%) BYOD
11 2 (0.39%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.39%) Life Science
11 2 (0.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.73%) Apple iOS
2 16 (3.14%) Android
3 1 (0.20%) AIX
3 1 (0.20%) Linux
3 1 (0.20%) Solaris
3 1 (0.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (42.83%) Project Management
3 124 (24.36%) PRINCE2
4 112 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 107 (21.02%) E-Commerce
6 85 (16.70%) Scrum
7 63 (12.38%) Waterfall
8 25 (4.91%) CRM
9 24 (4.72%) Digital Marketing
10 23 (4.52%) Change Management
11 20 (3.93%) Agile Project Management
11 20 (3.93%) Analytics
11 20 (3.93%) Content Management
11 20 (3.93%) Migration
11 20 (3.93%) Project Governance
12 19 (3.73%) Web Development
13 14 (2.75%) SDLC
14 13 (2.55%) Programme Management
14 13 (2.55%) Supplier Management
15 12 (2.36%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (1.38%) JavaScript
2 6 (1.18%) PHP
2 6 (1.18%) SQL
3 5 (0.98%) Java
4 3 (0.59%) C
5 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (7.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 24 (4.72%) PMI Certification
3 20 (3.93%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.54%) Degree
5 17 (3.34%) PMP
6 14 (2.75%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.18%) APMP
9 3 (0.59%) ISEB
10 2 (0.39%) CITP
11 1 (0.20%) CAPM
11 1 (0.20%) CISMP
11 1 (0.20%) CISSP
11 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.73%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (3.93%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.34%) Sitecore
3 12 (2.36%) Adobe
4 8 (1.57%) Google
5 6 (1.18%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.18%) SAP
6 3 (0.59%) Facebook
6 3 (0.59%) Oracle
6 3 (0.59%) Twitter
7 2 (0.39%) ATG
7 2 (0.39%) hybris
7 2 (0.39%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.20%) Demandware
8 1 (0.20%) F5
8 1 (0.20%) IBM
8 1 (0.20%) Juniper
8 1 (0.20%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.20%) Planview
8 1 (0.20%) Teradata
8 1 (0.20%) VMware
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