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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Project Manager
UK
Rank 568 586 572
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 34 41 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.079% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.083% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 35 46
Median daily rate £390 £459 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.03% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £322 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £669 £640 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £356 £423
% change year-on-year
-10.04% -15.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -

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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 26 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +31 32 £390 -15.67% 8
London +17 14 £531 +2.40% 3
Yorkshire +21 6 £353 -1.05%
East of England +5 6 £300 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £300 -
West Yorkshire +15 5 £353 -0.84%
Huntingdon - 4 £300 -
South East +19 3 £390 +20.00% 1
Halifax +3 3 £350 -1.68%
Hampshire +2 3 £390 +21.87%
Cambridge - 2 £300 -
North West - 2 £411 -
Farnborough - 2 £390 -
Scotland +16 1 £273 -44.61% 1
Leeds +4 1 £435 +32.62%
West Midlands 0 1 £285 -14.92% 2
City of London - 1 £267 -
Cheshire - 1 £278 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £285 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £545 -
Knutsford - 1 £278 -
Bradford - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £273 -
Croydon - 1 £688 -

Lead Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 37 (45.68%) Finance
2 29 (35.80%) Project Management
3 22 (27.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.99%) Banking
6 14 (17.28%) Migration
6 14 (17.28%) PRINCE2
7 13 (16.05%) Scrum
8 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 11 (13.58%) Data Migration
10 10 (12.35%) CRM
10 10 (12.35%) Change Management
11 8 (9.88%) Programme Management
11 8 (9.88%) PMI Certification
11 8 (9.88%) Big Data
12 7 (8.64%) NoSQL
12 7 (8.64%) Data Integration
12 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
12 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (8.64%) PMI
12 7 (8.64%) SAP
12 7 (8.64%) Law
12 7 (8.64%) Risk Management
12 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
13 6 (7.41%) Flink
13 6 (7.41%) Legal
13 6 (7.41%) SQL
13 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
13 6 (7.41%) Degree
13 6 (7.41%) Kafka

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 6 (7.41%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.47%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.23%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.47%) CA PPM
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.47%) Primavera
2 2 (2.47%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.47%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.23%) HFM
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.23%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.23%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.23%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.23%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) HTTP
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
1 1 (1.23%) LAN
1 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) Big Data
2 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
2 7 (8.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.41%) Flink
3 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.47%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.47%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.47%) Spotfire
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.23%) QlikView
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
1 1 (1.23%) JUnit
1 1 (1.23%) Mockito
General
1 37 (45.68%) Finance
2 17 (20.99%) Banking
3 7 (8.64%) Law
4 6 (7.41%) Legal
5 5 (6.17%) Retail
5 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.94%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (3.70%) Billing
8 2 (2.47%) General Ledger
8 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.23%) Marketing
9 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) Kafka
2 5 (6.17%) Spark Streaming
3 3 (3.70%) .NET
4 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.47%) jQuery
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.23%) Akka
5 1 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.23%) HATEOAS
5 1 (1.23%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.23%) Middleware
5 1 (1.23%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.23%) OpenID
5 1 (1.23%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.23%) REST
5 1 (1.23%) RESTful
5 1 (1.23%) Spring
5 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
1 7 (8.64%) PMI
2 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.47%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.47%) Life Science
4 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Linux
1 5 (6.17%) Unix
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) Project Management
2 22 (27.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.28%) Migration
4 14 (17.28%) PRINCE2
5 13 (16.05%) Scrum
6 11 (13.58%) Data Migration
7 10 (12.35%) Change Management
7 10 (12.35%) CRM
8 8 (9.88%) Programme Management
9 7 (8.64%) Data Integration
9 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (8.64%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.17%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (6.17%) Data Management
10 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.70%) Supplier Management
11 3 (3.70%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) C
4 1 (1.23%) C#
4 1 (1.23%) PHP
4 1 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) PMI Certification
2 6 (7.41%) Degree
3 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) APMP
5 3 (3.70%) PMP
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.23%) APMG
7 1 (1.23%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (1.23%) BICSI RCDD
7 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.23%) ISEB
7 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) P3O
1 2 (2.47%) PMBOK
1 2 (2.47%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) FATCA
2 1 (1.23%) GDPR
2 1 (1.23%) MiFID
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Grafana
1 1 (1.23%) Kibana
1 1 (1.23%) logstash
1 1 (1.23%) MOM
1 1 (1.23%) rkt
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) SAP
3 5 (6.17%) CyberArk
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) CA
5 1 (1.23%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.23%) Ariba
5 1 (1.23%) Charles River
5 1 (1.23%) Concur
5 1 (1.23%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.23%) NEC
5 1 (1.23%) Nokia
5 1 (1.23%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (1.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.23%) Tableau
5 1 (1.23%) Temenos
5 1 (1.23%) Workday
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