The first table below looks at the demand for the ITIL 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 ITIL Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ITIL Project Manager
Rank 587 559 563
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Project Manager 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.008% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £550 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +17.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £400 £446
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £630 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £456 £470
% change year-on-year
-23.28% -2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50442 47321 53607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.54% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30616 27723 29887
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 2134 2724
Average hourly rate £16.56 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

ITIL Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ITIL Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

ITIL Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ITIL Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ITIL Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ITIL Project Manager
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited ITIL 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 ITIL Project Manager in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Automotive
4 2 (40.00%) MS Project
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) BMC
4 2 (40.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) CMMI
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) CMDB
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum

ITIL Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited ITIL 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 ITIL Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) CMMI
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow