The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Project Manager
Rank 395 360 357
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 185 209 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.43% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.46% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 132 112
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£425 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £590 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Average hourly rate £28.75 £34.70 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +44.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.54 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £48.86 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.70 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+3.74% +44.58%

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
46978 45024 42156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29483 26863 23894
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1824 1987 2469
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Technical Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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 -41 173 £425 - 44
London -10 88 £450 -5.26% 21
South East -27 46 £400 +14.28% 12
City of London +24 26 £423 -17.56% 9
Berkshire +3 19 £425 +21.42% 2
Scotland -2 10 £305 -39.10% 2
Yorkshire +1 9 £440 +10.00% 3
North West -13 9 £420 -6.66% 1
West Yorkshire +5 7 £440 +35.38% 3
Edinburgh -5 6 - - 1
Hampshire -19 6 £431 - 1
West Midlands -6 5 £500 - 3
Surrey -11 5 £330 +22.22% 1
East of England -14 5 £338 -22.85% 2
East Sussex - 5 £388 -
Reading +11 4 £450 -
East Midlands +7 4 £350 -9.67% 1
Manchester -2 4 £440 -1.67% 1
Leeds -2 4 £440 +35.38%
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £400 +9.58%
South West -18 4 £513 +22.38% 1
Glasgow +2 3 £400 -11.11% 1
Newbury -2 3 £458 +14.37%
Slough -4 3 £400 -
Bedfordshire -12 3 £338 -23.29%
Oxfordshire -20 3 £450 -5.26% 3
Kent - 3 £405 - 1
Cheshire +2 2 £340 -30.61%
Dorset -4 2 £519 -
Northampton -7 2 £350 -12.50%

Technical Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title.

1 164 (46.59%) Project Management
2 92 (26.14%) PRINCE2
3 74 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (17.05%) Finance
5 54 (15.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (12.22%) ITIL
7 42 (11.93%) Migration
8 40 (11.36%) Banking
9 37 (10.51%) Windows
10 36 (10.23%) Scrum
11 31 (8.81%) Microsoft
12 27 (7.67%) Cisco
12 27 (7.67%) PMI Certification
13 25 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (6.82%) SQL
15 22 (6.25%) PMP
16 21 (5.97%) PRINCE
16 21 (5.97%) Retail
17 20 (5.68%) Telecoms
17 20 (5.68%) SAP
18 19 (5.40%) Risk Management
18 19 (5.40%) Degree
18 19 (5.40%) Waterfall
19 18 (5.11%) Service Delivery
19 18 (5.11%) Firewall
20 16 (4.55%) Windows 7
20 16 (4.55%) Java
20 16 (4.55%) CRM
21 15 (4.26%) Change Management
22 14 (3.98%) WAN

Technical Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.13%) Lync
2 5 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.85%) CMS
4 3 (0.85%) NetWeaver
4 3 (0.85%) IIS
5 2 (0.57%) Mule
6 1 (0.28%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.28%) Documentum
6 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) Drupal
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 13 (3.69%) MS Project
2 10 (2.84%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.56%) MS Office
4 8 (2.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.14%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.85%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (0.57%) Eikon
4 2 (0.57%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.57%) Global One
4 2 (0.57%) Maximo
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.57%) SunGard Martini
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.28%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.14%) Office 365
2 3 (0.85%) SaaS
3 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.11%) Firewall
2 14 (3.98%) WAN
3 11 (3.13%) LAN
4 6 (1.70%) DNS
4 6 (1.70%) VoIP
4 6 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.70%) MPLS
4 6 (1.70%) OSPF
5 5 (1.42%) BGP
5 5 (1.42%) SAN
5 5 (1.42%) Multicast
5 5 (1.42%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (1.14%) Network Security
6 4 (1.14%) Internet
6 4 (1.14%) Wireless
6 4 (1.14%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.57%) NGN
7 2 (0.57%) VPN
7 2 (0.57%) Extranet
7 2 (0.57%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (1.42%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.28%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.28%) EDMS
5 1 (0.28%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.28%) DataStage
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.28%) QlikView
5 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (1.70%) JIRA
2 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.57%) Selenium
3 1 (0.28%) Xcode
3 1 (0.28%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
General
1 60 (17.05%) Finance
2 40 (11.36%) Banking
3 21 (5.97%) Retail
4 20 (5.68%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.41%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.84%) Marketing
7 8 (2.27%) Front Office
7 8 (2.27%) Legal
8 5 (1.42%) Billing
8 5 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.14%) Law
10 3 (0.85%) Local Government
10 3 (0.85%) Back Office
10 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.85%) Electronics
11 2 (0.57%) French Language
11 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.57%) Games
11 2 (0.57%) Publishing
11 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.69%) .NET
2 5 (1.42%) Middleware
2 5 (1.42%) Web Services
3 3 (0.85%) HTML
4 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.57%) jQuery
4 2 (0.57%) XML
4 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.57%) Spring
4 2 (0.57%) XMPP
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.28%) cXML
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.28%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.28%) CSS
5 1 (0.28%) J2EE
5 1 (0.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (0.28%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.28%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.27%) Video on Demand
2 8 (2.27%) PMI
3 4 (1.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.14%) NHS
3 4 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (0.85%) DTV
4 3 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.57%) Open Source
5 2 (0.57%) Blog
5 2 (0.57%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.57%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.57%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.57%) IVR
5 2 (0.57%) Clustering
6 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.28%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.51%) Windows
2 16 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 13 (3.69%) UNIX
4 10 (2.84%) Linux
5 5 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.42%) Solaris
6 4 (1.14%) Android
7 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.28%) AIX
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (46.59%) Project Management
2 92 (26.14%) PRINCE2
3 74 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (15.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (12.22%) ITIL
6 42 (11.93%) Migration
7 36 (10.23%) Scrum
8 21 (5.97%) PRINCE
9 19 (5.40%) Risk Management
9 19 (5.40%) Waterfall
10 18 (5.11%) Service Delivery
11 16 (4.55%) CRM
12 15 (4.26%) Change Management
13 13 (3.69%) E-Commerce
14 12 (3.41%) Programme Management
14 12 (3.41%) Project Planning
15 11 (3.13%) Service Management
16 10 (2.84%) Supplier Management
17 9 (2.56%) Release Management
17 9 (2.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.82%) SQL
2 16 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (0.85%) C#
4 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.57%) C
5 1 (0.28%) Python
5 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (7.67%) PMI Certification
2 22 (6.25%) PMP
3 19 (5.40%) Degree
4 11 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.99%) CCNA
7 5 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.14%) APMP
9 3 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.85%) CCNP
9 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.85%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.28%) ISEB
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.27%) QA
2 4 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.57%) SLA
3 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.57%) XenApp
3 2 (0.57%) vSphere
3 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.28%) Firmware
4 1 (0.28%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.42%) SCCM
2 4 (1.14%) SCOM
3 3 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.57%) Puppet
5 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 31 (8.81%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.67%) Cisco
3 20 (5.68%) SAP
4 13 (3.69%) VMware
5 12 (3.41%) Oracle
6 7 (1.99%) Informatica
6 7 (1.99%) F5
7 6 (1.70%) Citrix
7 6 (1.70%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.42%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.14%) Tumbleweed
10 3 (0.85%) NetApp
10 3 (0.85%) IBM
11 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.57%) Axway
11 2 (0.57%) Adobe
11 2 (0.57%) Fidessa
11 2 (0.57%) SunGard
11 2 (0.57%) EMC
11 2 (0.57%) TIBCO
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Hampshire
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Halifax
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
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London
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London
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Rate: Market Rate
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Maidstone
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Rate: £340 - £380 per day
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