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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Project Manager
Rank 623 629 605
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior IT Project Manager 21 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.045% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.048% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 24
Median daily rate £500 £496 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £563 £678
UK excluding London median daily rate £451 £481 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.38% -3.75%
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
51209 54594 53300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33381 34715 32174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1644 2049 2080
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 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 21 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 29 August 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 +2 21 £500 -0.99% 5
London -14 7 £525 -6.66% 2
West Midlands -25 6 £451 -7.58%
South East +9 4 £575 +17.34% 1
Coventry -13 4 £451 -7.58%
East Midlands - 4 £438 -
City of London +28 3 £525 -9.48% 1
Northampton - 2 £438 -
Nottingham - 2 £463 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £438 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £463 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £400 -
East Sussex - 1 £650 - 1
Surrey - 1 £550 -
West Sussex - 1 £600 -
Birmingham - 1 £500 -
Shropshire - 1 £500 -
Telford - 1 £500 -
Worthing - 1 £600 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £400 -
Brighton - 1 £650 - 1

Senior IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (57.38%) Project Management
2 23 (37.70%) Finance
3 19 (31.15%) PRINCE2
4 15 (24.59%) Retail
5 14 (22.95%) ERP
5 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.03%) Oracle
6 11 (18.03%) PMP
6 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (18.03%) Banking
7 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
7 10 (16.39%) PMI Certification
7 10 (16.39%) Migration
7 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (11.48%) Supplier Management
9 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (8.20%) Logistics
10 5 (8.20%) Change Management
11 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
11 4 (6.56%) CRM
11 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.56%) Business Transformation
12 3 (4.92%) SDLC
12 3 (4.92%) Matrix Management
12 3 (4.92%) MS Project
12 3 (4.92%) WAN
12 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence

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 (1.64%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 1 (1.64%) Primavera
1 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.64%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) WAN
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 15 (24.59%) Retail
3 11 (18.03%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Automotive
5 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Front Office
6 1 (1.64%) Local Government
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
1 2 (3.28%) PMI
1 2 (3.28%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.64%) Derivative
2 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.64%) iPad
2 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Unix
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
1 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Project Management
2 19 (31.15%) PRINCE2
3 14 (22.95%) ERP
3 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
5 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (16.39%) Migration
6 7 (11.48%) Supplier Management
7 5 (8.20%) Change Management
7 5 (8.20%) Logistics
8 4 (6.56%) Business Transformation
8 4 (6.56%) CRM
8 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.92%) Matrix Management
9 3 (4.92%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) Java
1 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.64%) PHP
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) PMP
2 10 (16.39%) PMI Certification
3 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) APMG
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) MiFID
2 1 (1.64%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.64%) EMIR
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Oracle
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) Hyperion
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) Avaya
4 1 (1.64%) Cadence
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) Citrix
4 1 (1.64%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.64%) Lotus
4 1 (1.64%) NICE Systems
4 1 (1.64%) Remedy