The table below looks at the statistics for the ICT 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 ICT 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
ICT Project Manager
Rank 600 590 551
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -39
Contract jobs requiring an ICT Project Manager 19 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.022% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.023% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 18
Average daily rate £344 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £318 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £470 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £363 £258
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +40.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £43.00 £37.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.00 £42.38
% change year-on-year
- +1.47%

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% -

ICT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ICT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ICT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

ICT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ICT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ICT Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ICT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ICT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ICT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ICT Project Manager
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ICT 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 +7 18 £350 -17.64% 2
Hampshire +8 4 £344 -19.11% 1
South East +4 4 £344 -5.17% 1
Chester -2 4 £400 -
Cheshire -5 4 £400 -
London -7 4 £350 -17.64% 1
North West -17 4 £400 -
East Midlands - 3 £250 -
Northampton - 3 £250 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £250 -
West Midlands - 2 £275 -
Staffordshire - 2 £275 -
South West - 1 £360 -
Plymouth - 1 £360 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £360 -

ICT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited ICT 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 ICT Project Manager in their job title.

1 17 (45.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
3 13 (35.14%) ITIL
3 13 (35.14%) Project Management
3 13 (35.14%) Project Planning
3 13 (35.14%) Local Government
4 12 (32.43%) Change Management
5 11 (29.73%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (18.92%) Project Governance
7 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.51%) Finance
9 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 4 (10.81%) Release Management
10 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
10 3 (8.11%) APMP
10 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
10 3 (8.11%) PMP
10 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
10 3 (8.11%) Windows
10 3 (8.11%) SQL
10 3 (8.11%) Oracle
10 3 (8.11%) ERP
11 2 (5.41%) WAN
11 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
11 2 (5.41%) PMI
11 2 (5.41%) MPLS
11 2 (5.41%) NHS
11 2 (5.41%) PRINCE

ICT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited ICT 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 ICT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) MPLS
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
1 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) Packet Switching
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) SDH
2 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) EDMS
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 13 (35.14%) Local Government
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) NHS
1 2 (5.41%) PMI
1 2 (5.41%) SCADA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
3 13 (35.14%) ITIL
3 13 (35.14%) Project Management
3 13 (35.14%) Project Planning
4 12 (32.43%) Change Management
5 11 (29.73%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (18.92%) Project Governance
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Migration
8 4 (10.81%) Release Management
9 3 (8.11%) ERP
9 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
9 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
10 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
10 2 (5.41%) Change Control
10 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (5.41%) PRINCE
10 2 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (5.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (8.11%) APMP
2 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
2 3 (8.11%) PMP
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) AppSense
3 1 (2.70%) BT
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
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