The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had ITIL Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Project Manager
Rank 625 647 619
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -28
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Project Manager 20 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.026% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.027% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 14
Median daily rate £419 £400 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £304 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £463 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £444
% change year-on-year
- -9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
51143 55638 52625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33308 35407 31787
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2080 2057
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

ITIL Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured ITIL Project Manager in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

ITIL Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 18 £419 +4.68% 1
London -14 9 £425 -2.85%
Bromley - 5 £425 -
Coventry -12 4 £400 -3.03%
West Midlands -24 4 £400 -
South East +11 3 £373 +6.42% 1
East of England +18 1 £220 -27.69%
Berkshire +7 1 £315 -10.00%
Essex +3 1 £220 -27.69%
Yorkshire +2 1 £400 -
Leeds -2 1 £400 -
West Yorkshire -2 1 £400 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £430 -
Bracknell - 1 £315 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £220 -
Hook - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £413 -
Edinburgh - 1 £375 -
Scotland - 1 £375 -

ITIL Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, ITIL Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring ITIL Project Manager in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (73.33%) Project Management
3 21 (70.00%) PRINCE2
4 16 (53.33%) Finance
5 14 (46.67%) Service Management
6 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (20.00%) Service Design
7 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (20.00%) PMI Certification
7 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (16.67%) Resource Management
8 5 (16.67%) Change Management
8 5 (16.67%) PMI
8 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) Office 365
9 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
9 4 (13.33%) Yammer
9 4 (13.33%) Skype
9 4 (13.33%) WebEx
9 4 (13.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 4 (13.33%) Resource Allocation
9 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
9 4 (13.33%) MS Project
9 4 (13.33%) MS Office
9 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (10.00%) COBIT

ITIL Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Yammer
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Skype
1 4 (13.33%) WebEx
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) PMI
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (73.33%) Project Management
3 21 (70.00%) PRINCE2
4 14 (46.67%) Service Management
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (20.00%) Service Design
7 5 (16.67%) Change Management
7 5 (16.67%) Resource Management
8 4 (13.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 4 (13.33%) Resource Allocation
9 3 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 3 (10.00%) PRINCE
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
10 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.67%) PMP
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix