The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had NHS Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - NHS
Rank 622 638 572
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -66
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Project Manager 30 35 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.060% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.064% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 41
Median daily rate £330 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £239 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £399 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £245 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £25.50 £25.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%

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
50426 54977 54154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.99% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32986 35136 33089
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 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1704 2093 2157
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
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%

NHS Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NHS Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NHS Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

NHS Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NHS Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

NHS Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NHS Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

NHS Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NHS Project Manager
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 -7 27 £375 +19.04%
London +18 12 £395 +17.03%
East of England +11 9 £325 +8.33%
Basildon - 5 £400 -
Essex - 5 £400 -
South Wales +21 2 £200 -48.05%
Wales +21 2 £200 -48.05%
North West +15 2 £227 -4.31%
South East +11 2 £308 -5.38%
West Midlands -29 2 £321 +36.70%
Staffordshire - 2 £321 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £308 -
Peterborough - 2 £213 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £213 -
Cardiff +19 1 £200 -48.05%
Hertfordshire +3 1 £205 -31.66%
Suffolk - 1 £425 -
Glasgow - 1 £225 -
Scotland - 1 £225 -
City of London - 1 £330 -
Manchester - 1 £245 -
Cheshire - 1 £210 -

NHS Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, NHS 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 NHS Project Manager in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) NHS
2 31 (52.54%) Project Management
3 24 (40.68%) PRINCE2
4 9 (15.25%) Programme Management
5 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (11.86%) Change Management
6 6 (10.17%) MS Office
7 5 (8.47%) Migration
7 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.47%) Finance
7 5 (8.47%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.08%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.08%) PRINCE
9 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
9 3 (5.08%) Line Management
9 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (3.39%) Change Control
10 2 (3.39%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (3.39%) Electronic Patient Records
10 2 (3.39%) Service Management
10 2 (3.39%) Quality Management
10 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.39%) SLA

NHS 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 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Lorenzo
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.39%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Electronics
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 59 (100.00%) NHS
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Informatics
3 2 (3.39%) PACS
4 1 (1.69%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Project Management
2 24 (40.68%) PRINCE2
3 9 (15.25%) Programme Management
4 7 (11.86%) Change Management
5 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.47%) Migration
5 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
5 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.08%) Line Management
6 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
6 3 (5.08%) PRINCE
6 3 (5.08%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.39%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Document Management
7 2 (3.39%) Information Management
7 2 (3.39%) Quality Management
7 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) CA
2 1 (1.69%) SAP