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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Project Manager
Rank 396 392 416
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 230 213 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.45% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 143 109
Average daily rate £425 £409 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -3.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 -

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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £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 1759 1870 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 £10.96 £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% -

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 5 February 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 5 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 +15 219 £425 +2.10% 44
London +5 126 £425 +1.19% 20
South East -20 25 £420 +0.29% 11
City of London +48 24 £350 - 3
North West -3 21 £425 +6.25% 7
Manchester -6 15 £425 +20.99% 4
East Midlands -2 13 £420 +8.38% 1
South West -2 12 £425 -5.55% 3
Nottinghamshire -5 10 £420 +22.18%
Nottingham -6 10 £420 +22.18%
Buckinghamshire +12 9 £420 -4.00% 1
Scotland -3 9 £450 +50.00%
Edinburgh -6 9 £450 -
West Midlands -11 9 £425 - 1
Milton Keynes +6 8 £420 -4.00%
Yorkshire -8 6 £263 -33.12%
Dorset - 6 £425 -
Coventry - 6 £425 -
Berkshire +4 5 £388 -8.82% 2
East of England 0 5 £450 +60.71% 1
Bournemouth - 5 £425 -
Surrey -2 4 £411 +0.92% 3
Cheshire -3 4 £425 +6.25% 2
Hertfordshire - 4 £475 - 1
Newbury +11 3 £388 -4.32%
Bristol -3 3 £475 +58.33% 2
Middlesex - 3 - -
Gloucestershire +5 2 £469 +60.25%
Hammersmith 0 2 £419 -11.84%
Wales -4 2 £400 +26.98%

Digital Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

1 235 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (46.06%) Project Management
3 123 (25.52%) Finance
4 106 (21.99%) PRINCE2
5 91 (18.88%) Scrum
6 88 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 82 (17.01%) Marketing
8 80 (16.60%) E-Commerce
9 63 (13.07%) Retail
10 60 (12.45%) User Experience
11 55 (11.41%) Mobile App
12 49 (10.17%) Banking
12 49 (10.17%) MS Project
13 48 (9.96%) Waterfall
14 46 (9.54%) CMS
15 40 (8.30%) Analytics
16 36 (7.47%) Digital Marketing
17 35 (7.26%) HTML
18 31 (6.43%) Advertising
19 27 (5.60%) Publishing
19 27 (5.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 27 (5.60%) PMI Certification
19 27 (5.60%) Digital Media
20 26 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (5.39%) MS Excel
21 24 (4.98%) Microsoft
22 23 (4.77%) SEO
22 23 (4.77%) QA
22 23 (4.77%) Agile Project Management
23 22 (4.56%) PMP

Digital Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 46 (9.54%) CMS
2 11 (2.28%) MS Project Server
3 9 (1.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (1.45%) Drupal
5 6 (1.24%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.04%) Confluence
7 4 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.62%) WordPress
9 2 (0.41%) JBoss
9 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.21%) Moodle
Applications
1 49 (10.17%) MS Project
2 26 (5.39%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.49%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.28%) MS Office
6 7 (1.45%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Eloqua
1 6 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.41%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.73%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.21%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.21%) PaaS
2 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.90%) Internet
2 5 (1.04%) Intranet
3 3 (0.62%) Firewall
4 2 (0.41%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.21%) DWDM
5 1 (0.21%) Skype
5 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.62%) Big Data
1 3 (0.62%) MySQL
2 2 (0.41%) MS Access
3 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (4.36%) JIRA
2 11 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
General
1 123 (25.52%) Finance
2 82 (17.01%) Marketing
3 63 (13.07%) Retail
4 49 (10.17%) Banking
5 31 (6.43%) Advertising
6 27 (5.60%) Publishing
7 18 (3.73%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.28%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.87%) Automotive
10 5 (1.04%) Games
10 5 (1.04%) Legal
11 4 (0.83%) Local Government
11 4 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.62%) Electronics
12 3 (0.62%) French Language
12 3 (0.62%) German Language
12 3 (0.62%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.62%) Law
12 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.41%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.26%) HTML
2 14 (2.90%) HTML5
3 11 (2.28%) CSS
4 8 (1.66%) Flash
5 5 (1.04%) Web Services
6 4 (0.83%) .NET
7 2 (0.41%) Velocity
8 1 (0.21%) CSS3
8 1 (0.21%) Django
8 1 (0.21%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.45%) User Experience
2 55 (11.41%) Mobile App
3 27 (5.60%) Digital Media
4 26 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.70%) Social Media
6 10 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.66%) e-Learning
8 6 (1.24%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.04%) Chip and PIN
9 5 (1.04%) FMCG
9 5 (1.04%) PMI
10 4 (0.83%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.83%) iPad
11 3 (0.62%) Animation
11 3 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.41%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.41%) Life Science
12 2 (0.41%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.41%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.15%) Apple iOS
2 18 (3.73%) Android
3 1 (0.21%) AIX
3 1 (0.21%) Linux
3 1 (0.21%) Solaris
3 1 (0.21%) Unix
3 1 (0.21%) Windows
3 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (46.06%) Project Management
3 106 (21.99%) PRINCE2
4 91 (18.88%) Scrum
5 88 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 80 (16.60%) E-Commerce
7 48 (9.96%) Waterfall
8 40 (8.30%) Analytics
9 36 (7.47%) Digital Marketing
10 23 (4.77%) Agile Project Management
10 23 (4.77%) SEO
11 20 (4.15%) CRM
12 19 (3.94%) Web Development
13 18 (3.73%) Change Management
14 17 (3.53%) Content Management
15 15 (3.11%) Project Planning
15 15 (3.11%) SDLC
16 12 (2.49%) Business Analysis
16 12 (2.49%) Matrix Management
16 12 (2.49%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.07%) Java
2 9 (1.87%) PHP
3 8 (1.66%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.83%) SQL
5 2 (0.41%) Python
6 1 (0.21%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (5.60%) PMI Certification
1 27 (5.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 22 (4.56%) PMP
3 16 (3.32%) Degree
4 13 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (1.24%) APMP
6 6 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.83%) ISEB
8 3 (0.62%) CAPM
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.77%) QA
2 3 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.62%) IAG
2 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (4.98%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.36%) Oracle
3 19 (3.94%) Google
4 14 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (1.66%) Adobe
6 6 (1.24%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.62%) ATG
7 3 (0.62%) Rally
7 3 (0.62%) SAP
8 2 (0.41%) Demandware
8 2 (0.41%) F5
8 2 (0.41%) Facebook
8 2 (0.41%) hybris
8 2 (0.41%) ION Trading
8 2 (0.41%) Juniper
8 2 (0.41%) VMware
9 1 (0.21%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.21%) Omniture
9 1 (0.21%) Planview
9 1 (0.21%) Twitter
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