The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Leader role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Lead
Rank 532 536 517
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Project Leader 60 34 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.066% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.072% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 11
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£318 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.89% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £262 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 £73.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £73.25 -
% change year-on-year
-51.53% -

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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Project Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Leader in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Leader
Daily Rate Trend

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

Project Leader Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Leader
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Project Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Leader
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Project Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Leader
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 51 £323 -15.13% 9
South East -30 13 £300 -14.04% 3
London +13 11 £525 +31.25% 2
North West 0 11 £360 - 1
Manchester - 10 £360 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £450 - 1
East of England - 5 £260 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £323 - 1
Leeds - 2 - - 1
South West -31 1 £1,000 +150.00% 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Andover - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Darlington - - - -
City of London - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Swansea - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Durham - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
North East - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Wales - - - -

Project Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Leader in their job title.

1 45 (36.89%) Project Management
2 29 (23.77%) Finance
3 22 (18.03%) Migration
4 21 (17.21%) PRINCE2
5 18 (14.75%) Oracle
5 18 (14.75%) Microsoft
5 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.48%) Degree
6 14 (11.48%) MS Excel
6 14 (11.48%) SQL
6 14 (11.48%) UNIX
7 13 (10.66%) XML
7 13 (10.66%) WAN
7 13 (10.66%) Cisco
8 12 (9.84%) Windows
8 12 (9.84%) Internet
9 11 (9.02%) OSPF
9 11 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (9.02%) Change Management
9 11 (9.02%) Firewall
9 11 (9.02%) MS Project
9 11 (9.02%) Security Cleared
10 10 (8.20%) Life Science
10 10 (8.20%) LAN
11 9 (7.38%) Nortel
11 9 (7.38%) MS Office
11 9 (7.38%) MPLS
11 9 (7.38%) EIGRP
11 9 (7.38%) CheckPoint
11 9 (7.38%) VPLS

Project Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.28%) FileNet
3 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.82%) Apache
4 1 (0.82%) Lync
4 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.02%) MS Project
3 9 (7.38%) MS Office
4 7 (5.74%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.82%) SAP WM
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.82%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.82%) SAP SRM
1 1 (0.82%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) WAN
2 12 (9.84%) Internet
3 11 (9.02%) OSPF
3 11 (9.02%) Firewall
4 10 (8.20%) LAN
5 9 (7.38%) MPLS
5 9 (7.38%) EIGRP
5 9 (7.38%) VPLS
5 9 (7.38%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (6.56%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (6.56%) Wireless
6 8 (6.56%) DMZ
6 8 (6.56%) BGP
7 5 (4.10%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (4.10%) LTE
8 4 (3.28%) NAS
8 4 (3.28%) SAN
9 3 (2.46%) Bluetooth
10 2 (1.64%) ADSL
10 2 (1.64%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.92%) MySQL
1 6 (4.92%) SQL Server
1 6 (4.92%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.82%) Essbase
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.82%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.82%) Big Data
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.82%) Subversion
1 1 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 29 (23.77%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Banking
2 6 (4.92%) Dutch Language
3 5 (4.10%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.82%) French Language
5 1 (0.82%) Hindi Language
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.82%) Automotive
5 1 (0.82%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.66%) XML
2 7 (5.74%) HTML
2 7 (5.74%) JDBC
2 7 (5.74%) JSP
2 7 (5.74%) Servlets
3 6 (4.92%) .NET
3 6 (4.92%) XSLT
3 6 (4.92%) Ajax
3 6 (4.92%) GWT
3 6 (4.92%) DHTML
4 5 (4.10%) STL
5 2 (1.64%) Middleware
6 1 (0.82%) Struts
6 1 (0.82%) Web Services
6 1 (0.82%) J2EE
6 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.82%) EJB
6 1 (0.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.82%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.82%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.20%) Life Science
2 6 (4.92%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.92%) Biology
2 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.92%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.10%) PMI
3 5 (4.10%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.28%) NHS
4 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.46%) EPoS
6 2 (1.64%) User Experience
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.82%) CMDB
7 1 (0.82%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.82%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.82%) Tandem
7 1 (0.82%) Economics
7 1 (0.82%) PKI
7 1 (0.82%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.48%) UNIX
2 12 (9.84%) Windows
3 6 (4.92%) Linux
4 5 (4.10%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.89%) Project Management
2 22 (18.03%) Migration
3 21 (17.21%) PRINCE2
4 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.02%) Change Management
6 9 (7.38%) Coaching
7 7 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.74%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (4.92%) Build Automation
8 6 (4.92%) Bioinformatics
8 6 (4.92%) Software Engineering
8 6 (4.92%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.10%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.10%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (4.10%) ITIL
9 5 (4.10%) Project Governance
10 4 (3.28%) Change Control
10 4 (3.28%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.28%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.48%) SQL
2 7 (5.74%) Java
2 7 (5.74%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.74%) Perl
3 6 (4.92%) PL/SQL
3 6 (4.92%) Python
3 6 (4.92%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.10%) C#
4 5 (4.10%) C++
5 4 (3.28%) C
6 3 (2.46%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.46%) VB
7 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (11.48%) Degree
2 11 (9.02%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.56%) PMP
3 8 (6.56%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.46%) MCITP
6 3 (2.46%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.46%) ISEB
6 3 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.82%) HNC
7 1 (0.82%) HND
7 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) FINREP
2 1 (0.82%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (5.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.64%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.64%) Netcool
2 2 (1.64%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 18 (14.75%) Oracle
1 18 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.66%) Cisco
3 9 (7.38%) Nortel
3 9 (7.38%) CheckPoint
4 8 (6.56%) SolarWinds
5 7 (5.74%) SAP
6 5 (4.10%) IBM
7 4 (3.28%) Citrix
8 2 (1.64%) Cognos
8 2 (1.64%) Symantec
8 2 (1.64%) Primavera
8 2 (1.64%) VMware
8 2 (1.64%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.64%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.64%) Intel
9 1 (0.82%) Tableau
9 1 (0.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (0.82%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.82%) Siemens
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