The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior IT 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
Senior IT Project Manager
Rank 629 631 616
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior IT Project Manager 23 42 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.073% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.076% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 21
Median daily rate £500 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £451 £456 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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%

Senior IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Senior IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior IT Project Manager
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT 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 -20 21 £500 +8.10% 5
London +15 11 £525 -4.54% 3
West Midlands -26 5 £451 -7.58%
City of London +17 3 £525 -0.94%
Coventry -11 3 £451 -7.58%
East Midlands -12 3 £425 +3.03% 1
South East +9 2 £625 +35.13% 1
Nottinghamshire -7 2 £463 -11.05%
Nottingham -12 2 £463 -11.05%
Telford - 1 £500 -
Worthing - 1 £600 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £425 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £650 -
West Sussex - 1 £600 -
Birmingham - 1 £500 -
Shropshire - 1 £500 -
Brighton - 1 £650 -
Northampton - 1 £425 -

Senior IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 29 (59.18%) Project Management
2 22 (44.90%) Finance
3 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (26.53%) PRINCE2
5 12 (24.49%) Oracle
5 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.37%) Migration
6 9 (18.37%) Banking
6 9 (18.37%) Retail
7 8 (16.33%) ERP
8 7 (14.29%) PMP
9 5 (10.20%) CRM
9 5 (10.20%) Change Management
9 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.16%) PMI Certification
10 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
10 4 (8.16%) Supplier Management
11 3 (6.12%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
11 3 (6.12%) MS Project
11 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.12%) Business Transformation
11 3 (6.12%) SDLC
11 3 (6.12%) Planning and Forecasting

Senior IT 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 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.12%) MS Project
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 1 (2.04%) Primavera
1 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.04%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (44.90%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
2 9 (18.37%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.08%) Automotive
4 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) French Language
5 1 (2.04%) Front Office
5 1 (2.04%) German Language
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Local Government
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.04%) iPad
3 1 (2.04%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Unix
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Project Management
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) PRINCE2
4 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.37%) Migration
6 8 (16.33%) ERP
7 5 (10.20%) Change Management
7 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.20%) CRM
7 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.16%) Supplier Management
9 3 (6.12%) Business Transformation
9 3 (6.12%) Planning and Forecasting
9 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.12%) SDLC
9 3 (6.12%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (4.08%) Budgeting and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) Java
1 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) PMP
2 4 (8.16%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) MiFID
1 1 (2.04%) PMBOK
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Lotus
4 1 (2.04%) Pega