The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Project Manager
Rank 300 280 262
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 372 353 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.67% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.73% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 236 218
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £519
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £400 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £689 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £479
% change year-on-year
- -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £49.00 £45.00 £44.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +0.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.00 £45.00 £44.90
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +0.22%

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
49496 48382 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.51% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30854 29920 24330
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1937 1986 2076
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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 -6 338 £500 -0.64% 80
London +3 148 £550 +3.28% 32
South East +4 66 £475 - 14
South West +9 28 £390 -17.89% 7
Scotland -14 27 £468 +2.85% 5
North West -44 25 £475 -7.31% 6
City of London +1 21 £575 +4.54% 14
East of England +19 20 £500 - 3
Hampshire +11 20 £435 -5.94% 4
West Midlands +6 19 £463 -7.50% 8
Edinburgh -5 16 £463 +2.20% 3
Berkshire 0 13 £498 +7.56% 3
East Midlands -5 13 £475 -11.62% 4
Oxfordshire -12 13 £538 +54.67%
Birmingham +6 12 £450 -10.00% 2
Bristol -3 12 £420 -12.72% 3
Yorkshire -19 11 £495 +10.00% 5
Cheshire -27 11 £463 -15.90% 1
Bedfordshire +12 9 £500 -3.61% 2
West Yorkshire -18 8 £475 +7.95% 3
Manchester -18 8 £475 +11.76% 4
Surrey +6 7 £450 -10.89% 4
Glasgow -4 7 £450 -6.49% 2
Luton - 7 £500 - 2
Reading +4 6 £508 +12.77% 1
West Sussex -12 6 £430 -9.47%
Essex - 6 £613 -
Somerset +13 5 - -
Chester -3 5 £488 -
Havant -8 5 £410 -21.90%

Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Project Manager 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 Senior Project Manager in their job title.

1 342 (46.53%) Project Management
2 301 (40.95%) Finance
3 191 (25.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 181 (24.63%) PRINCE2
5 142 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
6 133 (18.10%) Banking
7 71 (9.66%) Retail
8 59 (8.03%) Migration
9 51 (6.94%) Programme Management
10 48 (6.53%) Change Management
11 45 (6.12%) MS Project
12 44 (5.99%) Degree
13 42 (5.71%) Project Planning
14 38 (5.17%) Supplier Management
14 38 (5.17%) Data Centre
15 37 (5.03%) Risk Management
16 36 (4.90%) Scrum
16 36 (4.90%) PMP
17 35 (4.76%) PMI Certification
17 35 (4.76%) ITIL
18 34 (4.63%) CRM
19 32 (4.35%) Telecoms
20 31 (4.22%) Security Cleared
20 31 (4.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 30 (4.08%) Oracle
22 29 (3.95%) E-Commerce
22 29 (3.95%) Microsoft
22 29 (3.95%) Waterfall
23 27 (3.67%) Change Control
23 27 (3.67%) Legal

Senior Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Project Manager 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 Senior Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.09%) CMS
3 4 (0.54%) Confluence
4 3 (0.41%) SAS
4 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.27%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.27%) Drupal
6 1 (0.14%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.14%) FileNet
6 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.14%) Lync
6 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 45 (6.12%) MS Project
2 21 (2.86%) MS Office
3 19 (2.59%) MS Excel
4 11 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.41%) Summit
2 3 (0.41%) Finacle
2 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.41%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.27%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Agresso
4 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.14%) Endur
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.14%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.41%) Office 365
2 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.14%) PaaS
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.14%) Veeva
3 1 (0.14%) Trello
3 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.18%) LAN
1 16 (2.18%) WAN
2 10 (1.36%) Internet
3 8 (1.09%) SAN
4 7 (0.95%) Wireless
5 6 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.54%) 4G
7 3 (0.41%) ATM
7 3 (0.41%) MPLS
7 3 (0.41%) Intranet
7 3 (0.41%) VPN
7 3 (0.41%) Firewall
7 3 (0.41%) LTE
7 3 (0.41%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (0.41%) VoLTE
8 2 (0.27%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.27%) 3G
9 1 (0.14%) DSL
9 1 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (1.63%) Big Data
3 7 (0.95%) Data Mining
4 5 (0.68%) SAP BW
4 5 (0.68%) SQL Server
4 5 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.41%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.27%) QlikView
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.27%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.27%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.27%) HBase
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.27%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.27%) IDOL
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (1.09%) JIRA
2 5 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 301 (40.95%) Finance
2 133 (18.10%) Banking
3 71 (9.66%) Retail
4 32 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.67%) Legal
6 24 (3.27%) Investment Banking
7 20 (2.72%) Retail Banking
8 19 (2.59%) Marketing
9 15 (2.04%) Front Office
9 15 (2.04%) Publishing
10 13 (1.77%) Local Government
11 11 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (1.36%) Law
13 9 (1.22%) Billing
14 8 (1.09%) Back Office
15 7 (0.95%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.54%) Advertising
18 3 (0.41%) Automotive
18 3 (0.41%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.09%) .NET
2 5 (0.68%) Middleware
3 4 (0.54%) HTML
3 4 (0.54%) Web Services
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (0.41%) HTML5
5 2 (0.27%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.27%) Mason
6 1 (0.14%) XML
6 1 (0.14%) CSS
6 1 (0.14%) J2EE
6 1 (0.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.17%) Data Centre
2 18 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (1.77%) NHS
4 12 (1.63%) PMI
5 11 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.36%) Data Integration
7 9 (1.22%) Smart Meter
7 9 (1.22%) User Experience
7 9 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 6 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.82%) Credit Risk
9 6 (0.82%) Derivative
9 6 (0.82%) FMCG
9 6 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.54%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.41%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.41%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.41%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (2.72%) Windows
2 8 (1.09%) Windows 7
3 7 (0.95%) Linux
4 5 (0.68%) UNIX
5 3 (0.41%) Android
5 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.14%) VMS
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (46.53%) Project Management
2 191 (25.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 181 (24.63%) PRINCE2
4 142 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (8.03%) Migration
6 51 (6.94%) Programme Management
7 48 (6.53%) Change Management
8 42 (5.71%) Project Planning
9 38 (5.17%) Supplier Management
10 37 (5.03%) Risk Management
11 36 (4.90%) Scrum
12 35 (4.76%) ITIL
13 34 (4.63%) CRM
14 29 (3.95%) E-Commerce
14 29 (3.95%) Waterfall
15 27 (3.67%) Change Control
16 26 (3.54%) Asset Management
17 25 (3.40%) PRINCE
18 24 (3.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 23 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (1.90%) C
2 9 (1.22%) SQL
3 6 (0.82%) Java
4 3 (0.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.41%) VB
5 2 (0.27%) C#
5 2 (0.27%) NATURAL
6 1 (0.14%) COBOL
6 1 (0.14%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.14%) Caml Language
Qualifications
1 44 (5.99%) Degree
2 36 (4.90%) PMP
3 35 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 31 (4.22%) Security Cleared
4 31 (4.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 23 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 20 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.09%) APMP
8 3 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.27%) ISEB
10 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.14%) MBA
10 1 (0.14%) CIMA
10 1 (0.14%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.82%) QA
2 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.68%) COBIT
3 4 (0.54%) PMBOK
3 4 (0.54%) FATCA
3 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.41%) EMIR
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) GMP
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) MiFID
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.27%) SCCM
2 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 30 (4.08%) Oracle
2 29 (3.95%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.13%) SAP
4 9 (1.22%) Citrix
5 8 (1.09%) HP
6 7 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (0.95%) Cisco
6 7 (0.95%) VMware
7 6 (0.82%) IBM
8 5 (0.68%) Google
9 4 (0.54%) JDA
10 3 (0.41%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.41%) Mercator
10 3 (0.41%) Avaloq
10 3 (0.41%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.27%) Planview
11 2 (0.27%) hybris
11 2 (0.27%) ATG
11 2 (0.27%) Kronos
11 2 (0.27%) Charles River
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £475 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Shropshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago