The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Lead Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Project Manager
Rank 579 594 588
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 57 70 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 62 30
Median daily rate £458 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £356 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £795 £570 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £402 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -15.47%
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
49823 54841 54102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.99% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32593 35082 33109
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 2085 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Lead Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Lead Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Lead Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Lead Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Lead Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +12 53 £475 +6.44% 3
London +14 37 £521 +9.73% 2
South East +15 8 £375 -7.97% 1
City of London +27 5 £464 - 1
Edinburgh +17 4 £356 -17.20% 1
Scotland -1 4 £356 -21.67% 1
Surrey - 4 £375 -
East of England - 3 £389 -
North West +1 2 £475 +18.75%
Woking - 2 £375 -
Essex - 2 £453 -
Hampshire +12 1 £400 -12.85%
Cheshire +7 1 £475 +17.86%
Yorkshire +5 1 £356 -7.89%
Halifax +3 1 £356 -
West Yorkshire +3 1 £356 -
West Midlands -18 1 £500 +16.95%
North East - 1 £600 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £325 -
West Sussex - 1 £375 -
Berkshire - 1 £350 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £375 -
Winchester - 1 £400 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £325 -
Redhill - 1 £383 -
Reading - 1 £350 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £500 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Banbury - 1 £550 -

Lead Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Lead 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 Lead Project Manager in the job title.

1 46 (45.10%) Finance
2 40 (39.22%) Project Management
3 35 (34.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (24.51%) Banking
6 17 (16.67%) Migration
6 17 (16.67%) Change Management
7 16 (15.69%) SAP
8 15 (14.71%) Scrum
9 12 (11.76%) Retail
9 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2
10 8 (7.84%) SAP FI
10 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (6.86%) Big Data
11 7 (6.86%) CRM
11 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
11 7 (6.86%) SAP FI/CO
11 7 (6.86%) SAP CO
12 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
13 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
13 5 (4.90%) Office 365
13 5 (4.90%) Change Control
13 5 (4.90%) Kafka
13 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
13 5 (4.90%) Supplier Management
13 5 (4.90%) QA
13 5 (4.90%) Data Migration
13 5 (4.90%) Data Integration
13 5 (4.90%) Service Management

Lead 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 (4.90%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.96%) SAS
4 1 (0.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.98%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
2 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.96%) MS Project
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (7.84%) SAP FI
2 7 (6.86%) SAP CO
2 7 (6.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (2.94%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (2.94%) SAP MM
3 3 (2.94%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.96%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.98%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 1 (0.98%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.98%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.98%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.98%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Intranet
2 1 (0.98%) Firewall
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) Big Data
2 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.90%) Flink
3 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.90%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.96%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.96%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.98%) GIS
6 1 (0.98%) QlikView
6 1 (0.98%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.98%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 46 (45.10%) Finance
2 25 (24.51%) Banking
3 12 (11.76%) Retail
4 5 (4.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.92%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.94%) Law
6 3 (2.94%) Legal
6 3 (2.94%) Marketing
7 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Advertising
8 1 (0.98%) Front Office
8 1 (0.98%) Local Government
8 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) Kafka
2 4 (3.92%) .NET
2 4 (3.92%) jQuery
2 4 (3.92%) Spark Streaming
3 3 (2.94%) HTML
3 3 (2.94%) HTML5
4 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (1.96%) CSS
5 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.98%) CSS3
5 1 (0.98%) OLE
5 1 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.98%) Spring
5 1 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.90%) Data Integration
2 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.96%) PMI
3 2 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (0.98%) Biometrics
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.98%) Derivative
4 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.98%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (0.98%) IVR
4 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.98%) NHS
4 1 (0.98%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Windows
1 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.98%) Unix
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) Project Management
2 35 (34.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.67%) Change Management
4 17 (16.67%) Migration
5 15 (14.71%) Scrum
6 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (6.86%) CRM
8 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.90%) Change Control
9 5 (4.90%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.90%) Service Management
9 5 (4.90%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.92%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.92%) Data Protection
10 4 (3.92%) ITIL
10 4 (3.92%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.96%) C#
3 2 (1.96%) Java
3 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.98%) APMG
3 1 (0.98%) Degree
3 1 (0.98%) ISEB
3 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) ProxySG
1 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 16 (15.69%) SAP
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.96%) Adobe
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle
3 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.98%) Ariba
4 1 (0.98%) Blue Coat
4 1 (0.98%) CA
4 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco
4 1 (0.98%) Concur
4 1 (0.98%) Fujitsu
4 1 (0.98%) Marketo
4 1 (0.98%) Tableau
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