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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Project Manager
Rank 640 619 583
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -36
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Project Manager 13 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.038% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.040% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 18
Median daily rate £425 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £385 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £538 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-23.12% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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 8 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 5 May 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 -32 13 £425 +0.59% 2
London +7 9 £525 +13.82% 1
North West -6 3 £300 -29.41%
Bromley - 3 £425 -
Manchester - 3 £300 -
South East -18 1 £420 +12.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £420 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £420 -

ITIL Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) Service Management
3 14 (45.16%) Project Management
4 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2
5 10 (32.26%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) ITSM
7 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) ITIL V3
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.13%) Change Management
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
9 4 (12.90%) Business Transformation
9 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
10 3 (9.68%) Local Government
10 3 (9.68%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) COBIT
10 3 (9.68%) Banking
10 3 (9.68%) Retail
10 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.68%) Migration
10 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 3 (9.68%) PRINCE
11 2 (6.45%) ETL
11 2 (6.45%) Firewall

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:

Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Local Government
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) Service Management
3 14 (45.16%) Project Management
4 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2
5 8 (25.81%) ITSM
6 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL V3
6 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.13%) Change Management
8 4 (12.90%) Business Transformation
8 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (9.68%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (9.68%) Migration
9 3 (9.68%) PRINCE
9 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
10 2 (6.45%) ETL
10 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
10 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) COBIT
2 2 (6.45%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy