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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Project Manager
Rank 439 427 463
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 139 150 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 97 58
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£375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £419 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.64% +28.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -15.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.68%

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
50025 48432 42510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.39% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30372 29064 24408
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1969 2003 2177
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -24 135 £375 -6.25% 48
London -10 76 £400 - 26
South East -14 32 £375 -6.83% 7
City of London +10 15 £350 -22.22% 7
South West 0 13 £275 -28.57% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 11 £413 +1.85% 1
Milton Keynes +3 9 £413 +1.85% 1
Wiltshire +9 7 £225 -43.75% 2
Berkshire 0 6 £363 +20.83% 1
Kent - 6 £375 - 1
East Midlands -8 4 £376 -4.38% 1
Scotland -9 4 £381 -10.29%
North West -24 4 £250 -41.17% 6
East of England +10 3 - - 2
Glasgow -6 3 £413 -2.94%
Surrey -14 3 £508 +103.00% 1
Oxfordshire -17 3 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £286 -
Swindon +6 2 £200 -50.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 2 - - 1
Bristol -1 2 £275 -22.53%
Brighton -4 2 - -
East Sussex -4 2 - -
West Midlands -5 2 £325 - 1
Manchester -21 2 £250 -41.17% 5
Cambridge - 2 - - 1
Cirencester - 2 £260 -
Edinburgh 0 1 £350 -12.50%
Hampshire -10 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Digital Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 110 (39.01%) Project Management
2 101 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (24.47%) Finance
4 61 (21.63%) E-Commerce
5 55 (19.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (19.50%) Marketing
6 53 (18.79%) PRINCE2
7 48 (17.02%) Banking
8 43 (15.25%) User Experience
9 42 (14.89%) Scrum
10 37 (13.12%) CMS
11 33 (11.70%) Waterfall
12 32 (11.35%) Retail
13 28 (9.93%) Mobile App
14 23 (8.16%) Analytics
15 21 (7.45%) MS Project
16 16 (5.67%) Digital Marketing
17 15 (5.32%) CRM
17 15 (5.32%) Internet
18 14 (4.96%) MS Excel
19 13 (4.61%) Publishing
19 13 (4.61%) JIRA
20 12 (4.26%) Content Management
21 11 (3.90%) Retail Banking
21 11 (3.90%) Games
21 11 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 11 (3.90%) Web Development
22 10 (3.55%) Digital Media
22 10 (3.55%) Adobe
22 10 (3.55%) Telecoms

Digital Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 37 (13.12%) CMS
2 6 (2.13%) Drupal
3 5 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (1.77%) Confluence
4 4 (1.42%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.71%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.35%) Liferay
6 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (7.45%) MS Project
2 14 (4.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.42%) MS Office
3 4 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.71%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.32%) Internet
2 5 (1.77%) Intranet
3 4 (1.42%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (4.61%) JIRA
2 2 (0.71%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.71%) Xcode
2 2 (0.71%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.35%) Hudson
General
1 69 (24.47%) Finance
2 55 (19.50%) Marketing
3 48 (17.02%) Banking
4 32 (11.35%) Retail
5 13 (4.61%) Publishing
6 11 (3.90%) Games
6 11 (3.90%) Retail Banking
7 10 (3.55%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.84%) Advertising
9 4 (1.42%) Legal
10 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.06%) Automotive
10 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.06%) Electronics
10 3 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.06%) German Language
11 2 (0.71%) Local Government
12 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.35%) Back Office
12 1 (0.35%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.84%) .NET
1 8 (2.84%) Web Services
2 6 (2.13%) HTML
3 4 (1.42%) CSS
4 3 (1.06%) LAMP
5 2 (0.71%) RESTful
5 2 (0.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (0.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.25%) User Experience
2 28 (9.93%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.55%) Digital Media
4 8 (2.84%) Social Media
4 8 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.48%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (1.77%) FMCG
6 5 (1.77%) Open Source
7 3 (1.06%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.06%) DTV
7 3 (1.06%) Mobile Games
7 3 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.06%) iPad
7 3 (1.06%) New Media
8 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.71%) iPhone
9 1 (0.35%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.35%) Animation
9 1 (0.35%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.48%) Android
2 6 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (39.01%) Project Management
2 101 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (21.63%) E-Commerce
4 55 (19.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (18.79%) PRINCE2
6 42 (14.89%) Scrum
7 33 (11.70%) Waterfall
8 23 (8.16%) Analytics
9 16 (5.67%) Digital Marketing
10 15 (5.32%) CRM
11 12 (4.26%) Content Management
12 11 (3.90%) Web Development
13 9 (3.19%) PRINCE
14 8 (2.84%) SEO
14 8 (2.84%) Migration
14 8 (2.84%) Programme Management
14 8 (2.84%) Resource Management
15 7 (2.48%) Project Planning
15 7 (2.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (2.48%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.77%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.06%) PHP
2 3 (1.06%) C#
3 2 (0.71%) Java
3 2 (0.71%) SQL
4 1 (0.35%) Ruby
4 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (2.48%) Degree
2 7 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.06%) PMP
4 2 (0.71%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.77%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (3.55%) Adobe
2 8 (2.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.13%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.06%) SAP
5 2 (0.71%) Ektron
5 2 (0.71%) Rackspace
5 2 (0.71%) Teradata
5 2 (0.71%) Google
5 2 (0.71%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.35%) FatWire
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Wiltshire
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £325 per day
Posted: 26 days ago