The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development 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 Software Development Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Project Manager
Rank 606 563 559
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 6 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.029% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.032% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 7
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£413 £325 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -17.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
51627 47265 47439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.78% 92.65% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32694 28640 26630
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2099 2053 2601
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Software Development Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Software Development Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Development Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Software Development Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Software Development Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Software Development Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Software Development Project Manager
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 November 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 -12 6 £413 +26.92% 2
London -7 4 - -
North West -6 1 - -
South East -29 1 £413 +26.92% 2
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Isle of Wight - - - - 1

Software Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Software Development 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 Software Development Project Manager in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) ISO 9001
4 4 (36.36%) PMI
4 4 (36.36%) PMP
4 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Kindle
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) CMS
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
6 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
6 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management

Software Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Software Development 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 Software Development Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) PMI
1 4 (36.36%) Kindle
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
6 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) People Management
6 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PMP
1 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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