The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Project Manager
Rank 375 340 368
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 228 254 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.50% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.54% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 153 138
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £548 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Average hourly rate - £50.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -46.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50521 47308 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.54% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30608 27726 29859
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2123 2716
Average hourly rate £16.58 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.25% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 31 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -40 220 £425 - 41
London +12 110 £425 -8.10% 20
South East -9 55 £388 -3.12% 10
Berkshire +14 29 £425 - 2
City of London +22 25 £430 -9.47% 7
South West -22 16 £425 +29.77% 4
Slough +17 15 £438 -5.40% 1
East of England -16 14 £430 +3.61% 1
North West -5 10 £658 +79.52%
Reading +14 8 £425 -5.55% 1
Hertfordshire +3 7 £409 -9.26%
Oxfordshire +3 7 £313 -24.24% 2
Manchester -6 6 £725 +118.04%
East Sussex +1 5 £375 +15.38%
Hampshire -18 5 £463 +11.44% 2
West Midlands -29 5 £400 +4.91% 2
Yorkshire 0 4 £343 +11.38% 2
Cambridgeshire -6 4 £430 +4.87%
Bristol -22 4 £425 +29.77%
West Yorkshire +4 3 £375 - 2
Essex 0 3 £438 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire -3 3 £444 +36.53%
East Midlands -5 3 £500 - 2
Surrey -8 3 £378 +9.42% 4
Cambridge -13 3 £435 +6.09%
Edinburgh -20 3 £390 -
Scotland -29 3 £390 +15.55% 1
Oxford - 3 £275 -
Birmingham 0 2 £375 -6.25% 1
West Sussex -3 2 £355 -6.57%

Technical Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 193 (45.31%) Project Management
2 139 (32.63%) PRINCE2
3 110 (25.82%) Finance
4 70 (16.43%) Oracle
5 63 (14.79%) Windows
6 62 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (12.68%) Migration
7 54 (12.68%) ITIL
8 50 (11.74%) Scrum
9 49 (11.50%) Microsoft
10 43 (10.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 43 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (9.86%) .NET
12 41 (9.62%) SQL
13 37 (8.69%) Java
14 32 (7.51%) Banking
15 31 (7.28%) VMware
15 31 (7.28%) Citrix
16 30 (7.04%) IBM
17 29 (6.81%) UNIX
18 26 (6.10%) Linux
18 26 (6.10%) Cisco
18 26 (6.10%) Workflow
19 25 (5.87%) Risk Management
19 25 (5.87%) Project Planning
20 24 (5.63%) Telecoms
20 24 (5.63%) SharePoint
20 24 (5.63%) MS Project
21 22 (5.16%) CRM
21 22 (5.16%) PMI Certification

Technical Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 24 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.52%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.05%) Lync
4 11 (2.58%) CMS
5 10 (2.35%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.11%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.64%) IIS
8 6 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.41%) MQSeries
8 6 (1.41%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.17%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.70%) Documentum
10 3 (0.70%) SAS
10 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.47%) WordPress
11 2 (0.47%) CICS
11 2 (0.47%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (5.63%) MS Project
2 14 (3.29%) MS Office
3 12 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.11%) MS Excel
5 6 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.23%) SPSS
7 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (1.17%) Cerner Millennium
2 4 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.47%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.47%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (0.47%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.88%) SaaS
2 5 (1.17%) Office 365
3 2 (0.47%) PaaS
3 2 (0.47%) Force.com
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.29%) WAN
2 12 (2.82%) Internet
3 11 (2.58%) LAN
4 9 (2.11%) Firewall
5 8 (1.88%) SAN
6 6 (1.41%) MPLS
6 6 (1.41%) VoIP
6 6 (1.41%) HTTP
7 5 (1.17%) VPN
8 4 (0.94%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.70%) Wireless
9 3 (0.70%) InfiniBand
9 3 (0.70%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.47%) DNS
10 2 (0.47%) NAS
11 1 (0.23%) NGN
11 1 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.23%) Network Security
11 1 (0.23%) Multicast
11 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.58%) Oracle Database
2 9 (2.11%) DB2
3 6 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.17%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.17%) DataStage
5 4 (0.94%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.70%) PowerCenter
7 2 (0.47%) MySQL
7 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.23%) Big Data
8 1 (0.23%) Ingres
8 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (0.70%) JIRA
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.47%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.47%) JMeter
2 2 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.23%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (0.23%) XDoclet
3 1 (0.23%) Maven
3 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 110 (25.82%) Finance
2 32 (7.51%) Banking
3 24 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.46%) Manufacturing
5 17 (3.99%) Marketing
6 13 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 13 (3.05%) Retail
7 10 (2.35%) Advertising
8 8 (1.88%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.41%) Electronics
10 5 (1.17%) Back Office
10 5 (1.17%) Publishing
11 4 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.70%) Front Office
12 3 (0.70%) German Language
13 2 (0.47%) Games
13 2 (0.47%) Law
14 1 (0.23%) Legal
14 1 (0.23%) Billing
14 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (9.86%) .NET
2 14 (3.29%) Middleware
3 12 (2.82%) XML
4 9 (2.11%) HTML
5 8 (1.88%) Web Services
5 8 (1.88%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (1.64%) Apache Flex
7 6 (1.41%) CSS
8 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.70%) SOAP
9 3 (0.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 3 (0.70%) EDI
10 2 (0.47%) WebCenter
10 2 (0.47%) HTML5
10 2 (0.47%) LAMP
10 2 (0.47%) J2EE
11 1 (0.23%) Struts
11 1 (0.23%) ODBC
11 1 (0.23%) Spring
11 1 (0.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.52%) iSeries
2 13 (3.05%) NHS
3 10 (2.35%) PMI
3 10 (2.35%) AS400
4 8 (1.88%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.64%) DTV
6 6 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.41%) Clustering
7 5 (1.17%) FMCG
7 5 (1.17%) iPad
7 5 (1.17%) Hedge funds
8 4 (0.94%) Open Source
8 4 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (0.94%) EPoS
8 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.70%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.70%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.70%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (14.79%) Windows
2 29 (6.81%) UNIX
3 26 (6.10%) Linux
4 18 (4.23%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.41%) AIX
6 6 (1.41%) SUSE
7 5 (1.17%) Android
8 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.47%) Solaris
9 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.23%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (45.31%) Project Management
2 139 (32.63%) PRINCE2
3 62 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (12.68%) ITIL
4 54 (12.68%) Migration
5 50 (11.74%) Scrum
6 43 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (6.10%) Workflow
8 25 (5.87%) Risk Management
8 25 (5.87%) Project Planning
9 22 (5.16%) CRM
10 20 (4.69%) Change Management
11 19 (4.46%) PRINCE
12 18 (4.23%) Supplier Management
13 17 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (3.99%) Service Management
14 16 (3.76%) Service Delivery
14 16 (3.76%) Programme Management
15 15 (3.52%) Waterfall
16 14 (3.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (9.62%) SQL
2 37 (8.69%) Java
3 17 (3.99%) PHP
4 7 (1.64%) Python
5 6 (1.41%) C#
6 5 (1.17%) C
7 4 (0.94%) RPG
7 4 (0.94%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.70%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.70%) Lingo
8 3 (0.70%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.47%) COBOL
9 2 (0.47%) VB6
9 2 (0.47%) ABAP
9 2 (0.47%) VB
9 2 (0.47%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.23%) Perl
10 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (10.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 22 (5.16%) PMI Certification
2 22 (5.16%) Degree
3 18 (4.23%) PMP
4 13 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.35%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.94%) CCNA
8 4 (0.94%) APMP
9 3 (0.70%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.47%) ISEB
10 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.47%) MCSE
10 2 (0.47%) CCIE
11 1 (0.23%) CCNP
11 1 (0.23%) PhD
11 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.23%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.11%) SLA
2 8 (1.88%) QA
3 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.70%) RosettaNet
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) HL7
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 19 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.70%) GPFS
4 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.17%) SCCM
2 3 (0.70%) SCOM
3 2 (0.47%) Control-M
4 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.23%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.23%) Sun Identity Manager
4 1 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 70 (16.43%) Oracle
2 49 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 31 (7.28%) Citrix
3 31 (7.28%) VMware
4 30 (7.04%) IBM
5 26 (6.10%) Cisco
6 20 (4.69%) Metastorm
7 16 (3.76%) SAP
8 11 (2.58%) NetApp
9 10 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (2.11%) HP
11 8 (1.88%) Informatica
12 7 (1.64%) EMC
12 7 (1.64%) Sun
13 6 (1.41%) Dell
13 6 (1.41%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.17%) Apple
14 5 (1.17%) Lotus
14 5 (1.17%) Cerner
14 5 (1.17%) Adobe
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £446.43 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 400-550 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified -Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago