The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Technical Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Project Manager
Rank 476 384 407
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 173 269 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 176 159
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £325 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £31.63 £43.28 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.63 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
-36.11% -

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
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Technical Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Technical Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Technical Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Technical Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Technical Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Project Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram

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

Technical Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Technical Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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 -67 160 £450 +5.88% 22
London -1 88 £500 +14.28% 11
South East -8 27 £425 -5.29% 4
North West -15 12 £438 +9.37% 1
Manchester +5 11 £450 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire -1 11 £400 +11.11%
Berkshire -3 11 £425 -3.95% 1
City of London +34 9 £438 -7.89% 2
East of England +16 9 £388 -18.42% 3
Leeds -3 7 £400 +14.28%
West Yorkshire -12 7 £400 +14.28%
Scotland -20 7 £475 +11.76% 1
Hampshire +7 6 £475 - 1
East Midlands +4 5 £306 -22.95% 1
South West -3 5 £413 -8.33% 2
Edinburgh -9 5 £550 +18.27% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 4 £425 -11.68%
Hertfordshire +9 4 £375 -17.80% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 4 £300 -27.27%
Milton Keynes +7 4 £300 -
South Yorkshire +3 4 £475 +5.55%
Reading -6 4 £380 -
Surrey -10 4 £450 +1.40%
Sheffield - 3 £513 -
Peterborough - 3 £425 -
Bradford +12 2 £408 +16.42%
Canary Wharf +5 2 - -
Brentford +4 2 £475 +15.15%
Dorset -7 2 £425 +6.91% 1
West Sussex -19 2 £350 -22.22% 1

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in the job title.

1 185 (46.02%) Project Management
2 119 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (28.11%) PRINCE2
4 91 (22.64%) Finance
5 84 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (14.93%) Migration
7 51 (12.69%) Banking
8 47 (11.69%) Data Centre
9 44 (10.95%) Windows
10 40 (9.95%) Waterfall
11 34 (8.46%) Security Cleared
12 33 (8.21%) ITIL
13 32 (7.96%) Retail
14 31 (7.71%) Microsoft
15 29 (7.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 28 (6.97%) SC Cleared
17 27 (6.72%) Scrum
18 24 (5.97%) MS Project
18 24 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 22 (5.47%) Change Management
20 21 (5.22%) WAN
21 19 (4.73%) Investment Banking
21 19 (4.73%) E-Commerce
21 19 (4.73%) Java
22 18 (4.48%) LAN
22 18 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
22 18 (4.48%) SDLC
22 18 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
23 17 (4.23%) Project Planning
23 17 (4.23%) Law

Technical 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 7 (1.74%) Confluence
1 7 (1.74%) SharePoint
1 7 (1.74%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.24%) CMS
2 5 (1.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.24%) SAS
3 4 (1.00%) Apache
3 4 (1.00%) IBM Notes
3 4 (1.00%) IIS
3 4 (1.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.50%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.50%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.25%) CICS
5 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (5.97%) MS Project
2 14 (3.48%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.24%) MS Office
6 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.25%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.50%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.25%) PlanetPress Connect
4 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.74%) Office 365
2 10 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.49%) SaaS
5 5 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.00%) PaaS
7 3 (0.75%) IaaS
8 2 (0.50%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.50%) Silverpop
9 1 (0.25%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.22%) WAN
2 18 (4.48%) LAN
3 11 (2.74%) Firewall
4 9 (2.24%) SAN
5 6 (1.49%) Internet
5 6 (1.49%) VPN
6 5 (1.24%) DNS
6 5 (1.24%) MVNO
7 3 (0.75%) FTP
7 3 (0.75%) VoIP
7 3 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.50%) ATM
8 2 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.50%) CTI
8 2 (0.50%) H.323
8 2 (0.50%) Network Security
8 2 (0.50%) SSL
9 1 (0.25%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.25%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.75%) Big Data
4 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.25%) DB2
5 1 (0.25%) Easytrieve
5 1 (0.25%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.25%) Essbase
5 1 (0.25%) GIS
5 1 (0.25%) IMS/DB
5 1 (0.25%) MySQL
5 1 (0.25%) Power BI
5 1 (0.25%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (1.99%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 91 (22.64%) Finance
2 51 (12.69%) Banking
3 32 (7.96%) Retail
4 19 (4.73%) Investment Banking
5 17 (4.23%) Law
6 13 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.49%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.74%) Advertising
8 7 (1.74%) Legal
9 6 (1.49%) Billing
9 6 (1.49%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.24%) Publishing
11 4 (1.00%) Automotive
11 4 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.00%) Marketing
12 3 (0.75%) Games
13 2 (0.50%) Back Office
13 2 (0.50%) Front Office
13 2 (0.50%) Local Government
13 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.73%) .NET
2 8 (1.99%) HTML
3 7 (1.74%) Middleware
4 4 (1.00%) Web Services
5 3 (0.75%) jQuery
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (0.75%) XML
6 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.50%) CSS
6 2 (0.50%) HTML5
6 2 (0.50%) J2EE
6 2 (0.50%) REST
6 2 (0.50%) SAX
7 1 (0.25%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.25%) CSS3
7 1 (0.25%) JSP
7 1 (0.25%) RESTful
7 1 (0.25%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.69%) Data Centre
2 18 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (1.99%) Mobile App
3 8 (1.99%) PKI
4 7 (1.74%) Derivative
4 7 (1.74%) User Experience
5 6 (1.49%) Equities
6 5 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.24%) NHS
6 5 (1.24%) PMI
7 4 (1.00%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (1.00%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.00%) Cryptography
8 3 (0.75%) Blog
8 3 (0.75%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.75%) IVR
8 3 (0.75%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.50%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (0.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.95%) Windows
2 16 (3.98%) Unix
3 9 (2.24%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.74%) Linux
4 7 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.24%) Android
6 5 (1.24%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.25%) AIX
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.25%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (46.02%) Project Management
2 119 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (28.11%) PRINCE2
4 84 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (14.93%) Migration
6 40 (9.95%) Waterfall
7 33 (8.21%) ITIL
8 27 (6.72%) Scrum
9 22 (5.47%) Change Management
10 19 (4.73%) E-Commerce
11 18 (4.48%) SDLC
11 18 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 17 (4.23%) Programme Management
12 17 (4.23%) Project Planning
13 16 (3.98%) Supplier Management
14 15 (3.73%) Data Migration
14 15 (3.73%) Risk Management
15 14 (3.48%) People Management
16 13 (3.23%) ERP
16 13 (3.23%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.73%) Java
2 17 (4.23%) SQL
3 8 (1.99%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.49%) C#
5 5 (1.24%) C
6 3 (0.75%) PHP
7 2 (0.50%) C++
7 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.50%) RPG
7 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (8.46%) Security Cleared
2 29 (7.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 28 (6.97%) SC Cleared
4 24 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (3.73%) PMI Certification
6 13 (3.23%) PMP
7 9 (2.24%) Degree
8 5 (1.24%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.50%) APMP
10 2 (0.50%) CCNA
11 1 (0.25%) ISEB
11 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.99%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) PMBOK
3 2 (0.50%) COBIT
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.50%) SEPA
4 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.75%) vSphere
4 2 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.25%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.75%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.25%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.25%) SCOM
2 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 31 (7.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.98%) Oracle
3 14 (3.48%) Cisco
4 13 (3.23%) Citrix
4 13 (3.23%) VMware
5 9 (2.24%) SAP
6 7 (1.74%) IBM
7 5 (1.24%) Adobe
7 5 (1.24%) EMC
8 4 (1.00%) Avaya
8 4 (1.00%) Blue Coat
8 4 (1.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.00%) HP
8 4 (1.00%) Lotus
9 3 (0.75%) F5
9 3 (0.75%) Google
9 3 (0.75%) Guidewire
9 3 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.50%) Fortinet
10 2 (0.50%) SimCorp
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Burgess Hill, West Sussex
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Rate: £380 - £420 per day
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South West London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £500 - 750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
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