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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Project Manager
Rank 496 455 509
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +54
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 116 132 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.27% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 86 44
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£387 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £274 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £369 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.03 £39.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -

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
52636 48524 50207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.72% 92.71% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33069 29347 28320
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2131 2472
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 31 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Digital Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 October 2014. 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 -53 109 £387 +4.94% 53
London 0 71 £388 +1.97% 27
South East -33 17 £326 -14.14% 8
City of London +20 15 £444 -6.57% 8
Berkshire +6 8 £316 -1.17%
Maidenhead +3 5 £340 +3.03%
Scotland -1 5 £463 +14.90% 1
North West -13 5 £438 +25.00% 4
East of England -21 4 £463 +42.30% 6
West Yorkshire - 4 £225 -
Yorkshire - 4 £225 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £254 - 1
Leeds - 4 £225 -
Surrey -6 3 £500 +42.85%
Edinburgh -9 3 £575 +61.97% 1
Bristol -19 3 £238 -29.62% 1
South West -28 3 £238 -29.62% 6
Oxford - 3 £254 -
Cheshire - 3 £438 - 1
Glasgow -3 2 £313 -30.55%
West Midlands -9 2 £387 -
Manchester -13 2 £425 +21.42% 3
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
Milton Keynes -7 1 £380 +52.00%
Buckinghamshire -16 1 £380 +52.00%
Hampshire -25 1 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
South Coast - 1 £500 -

Digital Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 112 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (38.37%) Project Management
3 50 (20.41%) PRINCE2
4 49 (20.00%) Finance
5 45 (18.37%) E-Commerce
6 44 (17.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (17.96%) Marketing
7 35 (14.29%) CMS
8 31 (12.65%) User Experience
9 27 (11.02%) Banking
9 27 (11.02%) Retail
10 26 (10.61%) Waterfall
11 25 (10.20%) Scrum
12 24 (9.80%) Mobile App
13 22 (8.98%) Drupal
14 21 (8.57%) Analytics
15 19 (7.76%) Social Media
16 17 (6.94%) SEO
16 17 (6.94%) HTML
16 17 (6.94%) Digital Media
17 15 (6.12%) Kanban
17 15 (6.12%) Project Planning
18 14 (5.71%) Content Management
18 14 (5.71%) Advertising
19 13 (5.31%) Web Development
20 12 (4.90%) PRINCE
20 12 (4.90%) MS Project
21 11 (4.49%) JIRA
21 11 (4.49%) Apple iOS
22 10 (4.08%) Digital Marketing

Digital Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 35 (14.29%) CMS
2 22 (8.98%) Drupal
3 9 (3.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.22%) WordPress
5 3 (1.22%) Confluence
5 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.22%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Documentum
7 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
Applications
1 12 (4.90%) MS Project
2 6 (2.45%) MS Office
3 4 (1.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.63%) Magento
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.41%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.27%) Intranet
1 8 (3.27%) Internet
2 3 (1.22%) Network Security
3 2 (0.82%) Extranet
3 2 (0.82%) NFC
4 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (4.49%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.41%) Hudson
2 1 (0.41%) Android Studio
2 1 (0.41%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.41%) Xcode
General
1 49 (20.00%) Finance
2 44 (17.96%) Marketing
3 27 (11.02%) Banking
3 27 (11.02%) Retail
4 14 (5.71%) Advertising
5 8 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (3.27%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.86%) Publishing
7 5 (2.04%) Games
8 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.22%) Legal
9 3 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.22%) Local Government
10 2 (0.82%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.41%) French Language
11 1 (0.41%) Back Office
11 1 (0.41%) Automotive
11 1 (0.41%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.94%) HTML
2 9 (3.67%) CSS
3 4 (1.63%) XML
4 3 (1.22%) Web Services
4 3 (1.22%) .NET
5 2 (0.82%) LAMP
5 2 (0.82%) Velocity
5 2 (0.82%) HTML5
6 1 (0.41%) CSS3
6 1 (0.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (0.41%) Symfony
6 1 (0.41%) JSON
6 1 (0.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.65%) User Experience
2 24 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 19 (7.76%) Social Media
4 17 (6.94%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.86%) Blog
6 6 (2.45%) Open Source
7 5 (2.04%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.22%) FMCG
9 3 (1.22%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.22%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.82%) Statistics
10 2 (0.82%) Animation
11 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.41%) Wiki
11 1 (0.41%) iPhone
11 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.49%) Apple iOS
2 8 (3.27%) Android
3 1 (0.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (38.37%) Project Management
3 50 (20.41%) PRINCE2
4 45 (18.37%) E-Commerce
5 44 (17.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (10.61%) Waterfall
7 25 (10.20%) Scrum
8 21 (8.57%) Analytics
9 17 (6.94%) SEO
10 15 (6.12%) Kanban
10 15 (6.12%) Project Planning
11 14 (5.71%) Content Management
12 13 (5.31%) Web Development
13 12 (4.90%) PRINCE
14 10 (4.08%) Risk Management
14 10 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
15 9 (3.67%) Change Management
16 8 (3.27%) Migration
16 8 (3.27%) CRM
16 8 (3.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.67%) PHP
2 8 (3.27%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.04%) Java
4 2 (0.82%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.41%) Scala
5 1 (0.41%) Google Apps Script
5 1 (0.41%) C
5 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (1.63%) PMP
2 4 (1.63%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.63%) Degree
3 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.86%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) WCAG
2 2 (0.82%) WAI
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (3.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.27%) Adobe
3 7 (2.86%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.45%) Google
5 3 (1.22%) Facebook
6 2 (0.82%) Twitter
7 1 (0.41%) TSYS
7 1 (0.41%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.41%) ATG
7 1 (0.41%) Omniture
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