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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Project Manager
Rank 456 420 447
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 174 229 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.44% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 155 134
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - £28.00

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
47154 52548 52697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.79% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30883 33471 33311
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1660 2050 2167
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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
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 7 December 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 -30 161 £450 +5.88% 18
London -19 77 £475 +5.55% 11
South East -11 27 £475 +11.76% 3
East of England +14 14 £483 +10.28% 1
West Midlands -12 12 £430 -9.47%
East Midlands -8 10 £390 +11.42%
Cambridgeshire - 10 £483 - 1
North West +5 9 £413 -8.33% 1
City of London -1 9 £450 -10.00% 4
Yorkshire +21 8 £413 +4.76% 2
Scotland +18 7 £469 +17.18%
Manchester +5 7 £413 -17.50% 1
West Yorkshire +30 6 £413 +6.45% 1
Oxfordshire -4 6 £485 +24.35%
West Sussex +7 5 £425 -1.73%
Berkshire +1 5 £475 +5.55%
Coventry -7 5 £440 -26.66%
Leeds +22 4 £413 +6.45% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 4 £538 +23.56%
Glasgow +4 4 £500 +25.00%
Northampton -8 4 £481 +37.50%
Northamptonshire -12 4 £481 +37.50%
Cambridge - 4 £500 -
Hampshire +16 3 £450 -
South West +8 3 £375 +1.69%
Birmingham -5 3 £363 -9.37%
Staffordshire - 3 £363 -
Leicester - 3 £335 -
Leicestershire - 3 £335 -
Edinburgh +21 2 £438 -

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 192 (46.94%) Project Management
2 143 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (25.18%) Finance
4 86 (21.03%) PRINCE2
5 81 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (12.22%) Scrum
6 50 (12.22%) Migration
7 45 (11.00%) Banking
7 45 (11.00%) Microsoft
8 42 (10.27%) Data Centre
9 40 (9.78%) Waterfall
10 39 (9.54%) MS Project
11 35 (8.56%) Programme Management
12 29 (7.09%) Security Cleared
13 28 (6.85%) MS Excel
14 27 (6.60%) SAP
14 27 (6.60%) Risk Management
15 26 (6.36%) SC Cleared
15 26 (6.36%) JIRA
15 26 (6.36%) Cisco
16 24 (5.87%) Project Planning
17 23 (5.62%) SQL
17 23 (5.62%) ITIL
18 20 (4.89%) CRM
18 20 (4.89%) Windows
18 20 (4.89%) Confluence
19 19 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
19 19 (4.65%) Change Control
19 19 (4.65%) Analytics
20 17 (4.16%) Telecoms

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 20 (4.89%) Confluence
2 10 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.47%) Apache
3 6 (1.47%) NetWeaver
3 6 (1.47%) SAS
4 5 (1.22%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.22%) CMS
4 5 (1.22%) SAP EP
4 5 (1.22%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.98%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.49%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.24%) Drupal
7 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.24%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 39 (9.54%) MS Project
2 28 (6.85%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.20%) MS Office
5 6 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (1.96%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.98%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.49%) HFM
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.49%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.24%) Line 500
5 1 (0.24%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.24%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.24%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (2.93%) Amazon ELB
2 12 (2.93%) Amazon S3
2 12 (2.93%) Route 53
3 11 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.22%) Office 365
4 5 (1.22%) PaaS
5 4 (0.98%) IaaS
5 4 (0.98%) SaaS
6 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.24%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.42%) Firewall
1 14 (3.42%) LAN
2 11 (2.69%) WAN
3 9 (2.20%) HTTP
3 9 (2.20%) SAN
4 7 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.47%) WebEx
6 5 (1.22%) Internet
6 5 (1.22%) Network Security
6 5 (1.22%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.98%) DNS
7 4 (0.98%) Skype
7 4 (0.98%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.98%) Telepresence
7 4 (0.98%) VLAN
7 4 (0.98%) Wireless
8 3 (0.73%) Extranet
8 3 (0.73%) FTP
9 2 (0.49%) BGP
9 2 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.42%) Big Data
2 12 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.69%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.98%) DB2
5 4 (0.98%) Flink
5 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.98%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.49%) Essbase
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.49%) QlikView
7 2 (0.49%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (6.36%) JIRA
2 12 (2.93%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.49%) Toad
4 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.24%) JUnit
4 1 (0.24%) Mockito
4 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
General
1 103 (25.18%) Finance
2 45 (11.00%) Banking
3 17 (4.16%) Investment Banking
3 17 (4.16%) Retail
3 17 (4.16%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.42%) Law
5 12 (2.93%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.44%) Automotive
6 10 (2.44%) Marketing
7 7 (1.71%) Front Office
7 7 (1.71%) Publishing
8 6 (1.47%) Billing
8 6 (1.47%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.22%) Legal
10 3 (0.73%) Advertising
11 2 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.49%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) French Language
12 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.91%) Web Services
2 12 (2.93%) HTML
3 9 (2.20%) .NET
4 8 (1.96%) Middleware
5 5 (1.22%) REST
5 5 (1.22%) SAP Basis
5 5 (1.22%) SAP PI
5 5 (1.22%) XML
6 4 (0.98%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.98%) Kafka
6 4 (0.98%) Silverlight
7 3 (0.73%) JSP
7 3 (0.73%) RESTful
7 3 (0.73%) SOAP
7 3 (0.73%) Spark Streaming
7 3 (0.73%) XMPP
8 2 (0.49%) HTML5
8 2 (0.49%) Java EE
8 2 (0.49%) jQuery
8 2 (0.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.27%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.69%) Virtual Team
4 10 (2.44%) Mainframe
4 10 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.20%) Data Integration
6 7 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.71%) PMI
7 5 (1.22%) e-Learning
8 4 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (0.98%) Public Cloud
8 4 (0.98%) User Experience
9 3 (0.73%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.73%) Life Science
9 3 (0.73%) Tandem
9 3 (0.73%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.49%) Derivative
10 2 (0.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.89%) Windows
2 14 (3.42%) Unix
3 7 (1.71%) Linux
4 6 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.24%) Android
5 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.24%) Solaris
5 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (46.94%) Project Management
2 143 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (21.03%) PRINCE2
4 81 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (12.22%) Migration
5 50 (12.22%) Scrum
6 40 (9.78%) Waterfall
7 35 (8.56%) Programme Management
8 27 (6.60%) Risk Management
9 24 (5.87%) Project Planning
10 23 (5.62%) ITIL
11 20 (4.89%) CRM
12 19 (4.65%) Analytics
12 19 (4.65%) Change Control
13 17 (4.16%) Change Management
14 16 (3.91%) Business Analysis
14 16 (3.91%) ERP
15 14 (3.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 13 (3.18%) Release Management
17 12 (2.93%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.62%) SQL
2 17 (4.16%) Java
3 6 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.22%) C#
5 2 (0.49%) COBOL
5 2 (0.49%) PHP
5 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.49%) VBA
6 1 (0.24%) C
6 1 (0.24%) C++
6 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.24%) R
6 1 (0.24%) Scala
6 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.24%) VB
6 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (7.09%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.36%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (3.18%) PMI Certification
5 12 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (2.69%) Degree
7 10 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (1.96%) PMP
9 7 (1.71%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.47%) CCNA
10 6 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.73%) APMP
12 3 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.49%) CISM
13 2 (0.49%) CISSP
13 2 (0.49%) MAPM
13 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.24%) MBA
14 1 (0.24%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.18%) QA
2 7 (1.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) FATCA
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.18%) Docker
2 9 (2.20%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.49%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.49%) XenApp
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.93%) Kubernetes
1 12 (2.93%) Puppet
2 3 (0.73%) SCCM
3 2 (0.49%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.24%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.24%) Grafana
4 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.24%) Kibana
4 1 (0.24%) logstash
4 1 (0.24%) rkt
Vendors
1 45 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.60%) SAP
3 26 (6.36%) Cisco
4 16 (3.91%) Oracle
5 12 (2.93%) Atlassian
6 10 (2.44%) VMware
7 6 (1.47%) Citrix
8 4 (0.98%) CheckPoint
8 4 (0.98%) F5
8 4 (0.98%) Hyperion
8 4 (0.98%) Informatica
8 4 (0.98%) Juniper
8 4 (0.98%) Tableau
9 3 (0.73%) AppSense
9 3 (0.73%) Avaya
9 3 (0.73%) Guidewire
9 3 (0.73%) hybris
9 3 (0.73%) Polycom
9 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
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