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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Project Manager
Rank 390 370 343
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 191 204 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.44% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 120 116
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 10
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £29.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +27.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £37.50 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £37.50 £45.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £29.34
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +27.82%

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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 February 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 February 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 February 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 -36 178 £400 -5.88% 47
London -20 77 £425 -6.84% 19
South East -24 61 £400 +14.28% 12
Berkshire +2 24 £400 +14.28% 3
City of London +18 19 £340 -26.48% 7
Hampshire -10 13 £438 -15.25% 5
North West -14 11 £413 -8.33% 3
Scotland 0 9 £400 -20.00% 2
Surrey -2 9 £330 +41.93% 3
Manchester -6 8 £413 -17.50% 3
East of England -10 7 £338 -20.58% 4
Yorkshire -11 7 £500 +27.38% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £418 -
Edinburgh -2 6 £400 -20.00% 1
Milton Keynes - 6 £418 -
South West -17 5 £440 - 2
East Midlands -1 4 £335 -13.54%
West Midlands -5 4 £438 - 3
West Yorkshire -14 4 £500 +53.84% 1
Dorset - 4 £463 - 1
Kent - 4 £405 -
Reading +4 3 £475 +5.55%
Newbury -4 3 £458 +30.71% 1
Bedfordshire -6 3 £338 -9.39%
East Sussex - 3 £388 -
Southampton - 3 £550 - 2
Glasgow +4 2 £413 +10.00%
Peterborough +1 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire -1 2 £260 -40.57% 1
Luton -3 2 £338 -9.39%

Technical Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 157 (43.25%) Project Management
2 89 (24.52%) PRINCE2
3 80 (22.04%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (19.01%) Finance
5 63 (17.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (12.12%) Migration
7 42 (11.57%) Banking
8 35 (9.64%) Windows
8 35 (9.64%) ITIL
9 34 (9.37%) Scrum
10 33 (9.09%) SQL
11 29 (7.99%) Cisco
11 29 (7.99%) Microsoft
12 24 (6.61%) Retail
13 23 (6.34%) PMI Certification
14 22 (6.06%) Firewall
14 22 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (5.79%) SAP
16 20 (5.51%) PMP
16 20 (5.51%) Telecoms
17 19 (5.23%) Waterfall
18 17 (4.68%) Service Delivery
18 17 (4.68%) PRINCE
18 17 (4.68%) .NET
18 17 (4.68%) Java
19 16 (4.41%) Risk Management
20 15 (4.13%) Project Planning
20 15 (4.13%) Degree
20 15 (4.13%) Oracle
20 15 (4.13%) LAN

Technical Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (3.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.20%) Lync
3 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.83%) CMS
4 3 (0.83%) IIS
4 3 (0.83%) Mule
4 3 (0.83%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) Documentum
6 1 (0.28%) SAS
6 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.28%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.28%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (3.86%) MS Project
2 10 (2.75%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.93%) MS Office
4 5 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.83%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.83%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.55%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.55%) Global One
3 2 (0.55%) Maximo
3 2 (0.55%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.65%) Office 365
2 5 (1.38%) SaaS
3 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.06%) Firewall
2 15 (4.13%) LAN
2 15 (4.13%) WAN
3 11 (3.03%) DNS
4 9 (2.48%) MPLS
5 8 (2.20%) VPN
6 7 (1.93%) SAN
7 6 (1.65%) OSPF
7 6 (1.65%) HTTP
7 6 (1.65%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.38%) VoIP
8 5 (1.38%) BGP
8 5 (1.38%) Multicast
8 5 (1.38%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (1.38%) IP Telephony
9 4 (1.10%) Network Security
9 4 (1.10%) SMTP
10 3 (0.83%) Wireless
11 2 (0.55%) NGN
11 2 (0.55%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.55%) Big Data
5 2 (0.55%) QlikView
5 2 (0.55%) DataStage
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.28%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.28%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.28%) OLAP
6 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.28%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (2.48%) JIRA
2 2 (0.55%) Selenium
2 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.28%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.28%) Xcode
3 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
General
1 69 (19.01%) Finance
2 42 (11.57%) Banking
3 24 (6.61%) Retail
4 20 (5.51%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.75%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.75%) Marketing
6 8 (2.20%) Legal
7 7 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.93%) Front Office
8 5 (1.38%) Billing
9 4 (1.10%) Law
10 3 (0.83%) Automotive
10 3 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.83%) Publishing
10 3 (0.83%) Local Government
11 2 (0.55%) Advertising
11 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.55%) Back Office
11 2 (0.55%) Electronics
11 2 (0.55%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.68%) .NET
2 10 (2.75%) Web Services
3 5 (1.38%) Middleware
3 5 (1.38%) HTML
4 4 (1.10%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.10%) jQuery
5 3 (0.83%) CSS
6 2 (0.55%) XML
6 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.55%) Spring
6 2 (0.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.28%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.28%) HTML5
7 1 (0.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (0.28%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.28%) cXML
7 1 (0.28%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (1.93%) Video on Demand
3 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (1.10%) PMI
3 4 (1.10%) NHS
3 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.83%) Mainframe
4 3 (0.83%) Statistics
4 3 (0.83%) Clustering
4 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.55%) DTV
5 2 (0.55%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.55%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.55%) FMCG
5 2 (0.55%) IVR
5 2 (0.55%) Blog
5 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.28%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 35 (9.64%) Windows
2 14 (3.86%) UNIX
3 13 (3.58%) Linux
4 8 (2.20%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.38%) Solaris
6 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.83%) Android
8 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.28%) SUSE
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (43.25%) Project Management
2 89 (24.52%) PRINCE2
3 80 (22.04%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (17.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (12.12%) Migration
6 35 (9.64%) ITIL
7 34 (9.37%) Scrum
8 19 (5.23%) Waterfall
9 17 (4.68%) Service Delivery
9 17 (4.68%) PRINCE
10 16 (4.41%) Risk Management
11 15 (4.13%) Project Planning
12 13 (3.58%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.03%) CRM
14 10 (2.75%) Service Management
14 10 (2.75%) Change Management
14 10 (2.75%) Programme Management
14 10 (2.75%) Supplier Management
14 10 (2.75%) Release Management
15 9 (2.48%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 33 (9.09%) SQL
2 17 (4.68%) Java
3 5 (1.38%) C#
4 4 (1.10%) C
5 2 (0.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (6.34%) PMI Certification
2 20 (5.51%) PMP
3 15 (4.13%) Degree
4 8 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (1.93%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.38%) CCNA
8 3 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.83%) VCP4
8 3 (0.83%) APMP
8 3 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.83%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) CITP
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.28%) ISEB
9 1 (0.28%) MCP
9 1 (0.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.31%) QA
2 3 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) FATCA
System Software
1 12 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.10%) vSphere
3 3 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) XenApp
4 1 (0.28%) XenServer
4 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.28%) Firmware
4 1 (0.28%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.28%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 6 (1.65%) SCCM
2 5 (1.38%) SCOM
3 3 (0.83%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.55%) Puppet
5 1 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (7.99%) Cisco
1 29 (7.99%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.79%) SAP
3 15 (4.13%) Oracle
4 14 (3.86%) VMware
5 11 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 11 (3.03%) Citrix
6 7 (1.93%) Business Objects
6 7 (1.93%) Informatica
6 7 (1.93%) F5
7 4 (1.10%) Tumbleweed
7 4 (1.10%) IBM
7 4 (1.10%) HP
8 3 (0.83%) NetApp
8 3 (0.83%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.83%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.55%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.55%) Axway
9 2 (0.55%) Lotus
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