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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Project Manager
Rank 440 451 446
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 137 110 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 68 48
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£400 £401 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £312 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £397 £390
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50

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
46929 45010 42193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.48% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26884 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1996 2455
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +1 131 £400 -0.62% 30
London +4 80 £400 -3.32% 20
South West -7 19 £500 +25.00% 1
South East -18 19 £375 -7.40% 4
Wiltshire +2 14 £550 +37.50%
City of London +1 14 £425 -2.85% 5
East Sussex +2 6 £250 -23.07%
Brighton -4 6 £250 -23.07%
Buckinghamshire -11 5 £375 -7.40%
Milton Keynes +1 4 £375 -7.40%
East of England 0 4 £275 -35.29% 1
Oxfordshire -21 4 £444 -26.04% 2
West Midlands - 4 £406 -
Scotland -9 3 £300 -25.00%
Gloucestershire - 3 £293 -
East Midlands +7 2 £344 -12.64%
Nottinghamshire -3 2 £344 -12.64%
Nottingham -4 2 £344 -12.64%
Bristol -6 2 £300 - 1
Glasgow -6 2 £300 -29.41%
Bedfordshire -14 2 £243 -42.94%
Manchester - 2 £425 - 3
North West - 2 £425 - 3
Cirencester - 2 £260 -
Berkshire 0 1 £405 -
Surrey -6 1 - -
Edinburgh -7 1 - -
Swindon -12 1 £375 -6.25%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £275 - 1

Digital Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 103 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (38.25%) Project Management
3 70 (27.89%) Finance
4 59 (23.51%) E-Commerce
5 49 (19.52%) PRINCE2
6 46 (18.33%) Marketing
7 45 (17.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (15.94%) Scrum
9 39 (15.54%) Banking
10 38 (15.14%) CMS
11 35 (13.94%) Waterfall
12 34 (13.55%) User Experience
13 27 (10.76%) Retail
14 22 (8.76%) Mobile App
15 17 (6.77%) MS Project
16 14 (5.58%) Content Management
17 13 (5.18%) Internet
17 13 (5.18%) Digital Marketing
18 12 (4.78%) JIRA
18 12 (4.78%) Analytics
19 11 (4.38%) Digital Media
19 11 (4.38%) PRINCE
20 10 (3.98%) Games
20 10 (3.98%) Drupal
20 10 (3.98%) Sitecore
20 10 (3.98%) Android
21 9 (3.59%) Apple iOS
21 9 (3.59%) SEO
21 9 (3.59%) Project Planning
21 9 (3.59%) Web Development

Digital Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 38 (15.14%) CMS
2 10 (3.98%) Drupal
3 5 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (1.99%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (1.20%) WordPress
4 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.80%) Confluence
6 1 (0.40%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.40%) Liferay
Applications
1 17 (6.77%) MS Project
2 8 (3.19%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.59%) MS Office
4 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Magento
2 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.40%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.18%) Internet
2 7 (2.79%) Intranet
3 4 (1.59%) Extranet
4 3 (1.20%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.80%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (4.78%) JIRA
2 2 (0.80%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.80%) Xcode
2 2 (0.80%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.40%) Hudson
General
1 70 (27.89%) Finance
2 46 (18.33%) Marketing
3 39 (15.54%) Banking
4 27 (10.76%) Retail
5 10 (3.98%) Games
6 8 (3.19%) Advertising
6 8 (3.19%) Publishing
7 7 (2.79%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.59%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.20%) Legal
9 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.80%) Electronics
10 2 (0.80%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.40%) German Language
11 1 (0.40%) Back Office
11 1 (0.40%) Automotive
11 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.59%) HTML
2 6 (2.39%) .NET
2 6 (2.39%) CSS
3 5 (1.99%) Web Services
4 3 (1.20%) LAMP
5 2 (0.80%) XML
5 2 (0.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (0.40%) JSON
6 1 (0.40%) Symfony
6 1 (0.40%) RESTful
6 1 (0.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.55%) User Experience
2 22 (8.76%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.38%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.79%) Social Media
5 5 (1.99%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.80%) DTV
8 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.80%) Mobile Games
8 2 (0.80%) FMCG
8 2 (0.80%) Open Source
9 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) NHS
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
9 1 (0.40%) New Media
9 1 (0.40%) IVR
9 1 (0.40%) IPTV
9 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.98%) Android
2 9 (3.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.40%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (38.25%) Project Management
3 59 (23.51%) E-Commerce
4 49 (19.52%) PRINCE2
5 45 (17.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (15.94%) Scrum
7 35 (13.94%) Waterfall
8 14 (5.58%) Content Management
9 13 (5.18%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (4.78%) Analytics
11 11 (4.38%) PRINCE
12 9 (3.59%) SEO
12 9 (3.59%) Project Planning
12 9 (3.59%) Web Development
13 8 (3.19%) Kanban
13 8 (3.19%) Programme Management
13 8 (3.19%) CRM
14 7 (2.79%) Change Management
14 7 (2.79%) Risk Management
14 7 (2.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.79%) JavaScript
1 7 (2.79%) PHP
2 5 (1.99%) Java
3 2 (0.80%) C#
3 2 (0.80%) SQL
4 1 (0.40%) VB
4 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.40%) Ruby
4 1 (0.40%) Scala
4 1 (0.40%) Google Apps Script
4 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (2.39%) Degree
1 6 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 6 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (1.20%) PMP
3 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.79%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (3.98%) Sitecore
2 8 (3.19%) Adobe
3 6 (2.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.80%) SAP
4 2 (0.80%) Ektron
5 1 (0.40%) FatWire
5 1 (0.40%) Google
5 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £375 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 200-250 Per Day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago