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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Project Manager
Rank 384 384 336
Rank change year-on-year
0 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 239 203 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 144 133
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £37.05 - £33.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.61 - £26.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.41 - £59.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - £26.98

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
50225 48710 42844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.47% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31072 30211 24612
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1971 1993 2105
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +16 223 £425 - 52
London -18 93 £438 -2.77% 21
South East -2 49 £450 +4.34% 17
City of London 0 30 £438 -12.50%
West Midlands +16 29 £360 +2.85% 5
Birmingham +10 22 £345 -1.42% 2
Hampshire +19 16 £475 +15.15% 3
Berkshire -8 15 £443 -9.23%
East of England +8 13 £481 - 2
Scotland +3 13 £431 +32.69% 1
Yorkshire -11 13 £375 +12.78% 2
North West -15 12 £400 +3.22% 3
South West +2 10 £450 +12.50% 2
West Yorkshire -9 9 £360 +8.27% 1
Leeds -10 9 £360 +8.27% 1
Glasgow +3 8 £431 +32.69%
Surrey +6 7 £438 +14.37% 2
Cheshire -9 5 £400 -
Oxfordshire -22 5 £450 +28.57% 1
Reading +9 4 - -
Manchester -13 4 £400 +13.47% 3
Bedfordshire - 4 £456 -
Chester +4 3 £400 -
Edinburgh -2 3 - - 1
Watford -5 3 £488 -
Hertfordshire -7 3 £488 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £481 - 1
Dorset - 3 - -
Hook - 3 £528 -
Basingstoke +3 2 £415 +3.81% 1

Technical Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 180 (42.06%) Project Management
2 119 (27.80%) PRINCE2
3 97 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (20.09%) Finance
5 85 (19.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 59 (13.79%) ITIL
7 50 (11.68%) Data Centre
8 49 (11.45%) Migration
9 45 (10.51%) Microsoft
10 43 (10.05%) Windows
10 43 (10.05%) Banking
11 40 (9.35%) Cisco
12 37 (8.64%) SQL
13 33 (7.71%) Scrum
14 30 (7.01%) Firewall
15 28 (6.54%) Telecoms
15 28 (6.54%) Retail
15 28 (6.54%) Oracle
15 28 (6.54%) UNIX
16 27 (6.31%) .NET
16 27 (6.31%) PMI Certification
16 27 (6.31%) PRINCE
17 24 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (5.61%) Linux
17 24 (5.61%) Service Delivery
18 23 (5.37%) VMware
19 22 (5.14%) SharePoint
20 20 (4.67%) PMP
20 20 (4.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 20 (4.67%) Active Directory

Technical Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 22 (5.14%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.67%) Lync
3 8 (1.87%) CMS
4 7 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.93%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.70%) Confluence
6 3 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.70%) Mule
6 3 (0.70%) IIS
6 3 (0.70%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.47%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.23%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.23%) Documentum
Applications
1 19 (4.44%) MS Project
2 16 (3.74%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.57%) MS Office
4 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Maximo
3 1 (0.23%) Primavera
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (1.87%) SaaS
2 3 (0.70%) Office 365
2 3 (0.70%) IaaS
2 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.47%) PaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.01%) Firewall
2 15 (3.50%) DNS
2 15 (3.50%) OSPF
2 15 (3.50%) BGP
3 13 (3.04%) LAN
3 13 (3.04%) WAN
3 13 (3.04%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.80%) VPN
5 11 (2.57%) Multicast
5 11 (2.57%) Structured Cabling
6 10 (2.34%) MPLS
6 10 (2.34%) VoIP
7 9 (2.10%) HTTP
8 8 (1.87%) Unified Communications
9 7 (1.64%) SAN
10 6 (1.40%) DMZ
11 5 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.93%) SMTP
13 3 (0.70%) Internet
13 3 (0.70%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.17%) DB2
3 5 (1.17%) Big Data
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.93%) MySQL
4 4 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.70%) DataStage
5 3 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.47%) OLAP
6 2 (0.47%) QlikView
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.23%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.23%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (2.10%) JIRA
2 1 (0.23%) Selenium
2 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 86 (20.09%) Finance
2 43 (10.05%) Banking
3 28 (6.54%) Retail
3 28 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.04%) Marketing
5 11 (2.57%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.87%) Local Government
7 6 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.17%) Advertising
8 5 (1.17%) Legal
9 4 (0.93%) Automotive
9 4 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.70%) Front Office
10 3 (0.70%) Back Office
10 3 (0.70%) Law
11 2 (0.47%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Publishing
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.31%) .NET
2 11 (2.57%) XML
3 10 (2.34%) HTML
4 9 (2.10%) Web Services
5 8 (1.87%) CSS
6 7 (1.64%) Middleware
7 4 (0.93%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.93%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.70%) Spring
8 3 (0.70%) jQuery
9 2 (0.47%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.47%) JSP
9 2 (0.47%) LAMP
10 1 (0.23%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.23%) SOAP
10 1 (0.23%) Java EE
10 1 (0.23%) JSON
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.23%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.68%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (1.87%) PMI
4 7 (1.64%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.17%) NHS
5 5 (1.17%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.17%) Video on Demand
5 5 (1.17%) FMCG
6 4 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.70%) Clustering
7 3 (0.70%) Statistics
8 2 (0.47%) PKI
8 2 (0.47%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.47%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.47%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.47%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.05%) Windows
2 28 (6.54%) UNIX
3 24 (5.61%) Linux
4 11 (2.57%) Solaris
5 10 (2.34%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.93%) Android
7 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.23%) SUSE
8 1 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (42.06%) Project Management
2 119 (27.80%) PRINCE2
3 97 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (19.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 59 (13.79%) ITIL
6 49 (11.45%) Migration
7 33 (7.71%) Scrum
8 27 (6.31%) PRINCE
9 24 (5.61%) Service Delivery
10 18 (4.21%) E-Commerce
11 16 (3.74%) Change Management
11 16 (3.74%) SDLC
12 15 (3.50%) ITIL V3
12 15 (3.50%) Programme Management
13 14 (3.27%) Risk Management
14 13 (3.04%) Business Analysis
14 13 (3.04%) Waterfall
15 12 (2.80%) CRM
16 10 (2.34%) Supplier Management
16 10 (2.34%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 37 (8.64%) SQL
2 19 (4.44%) Java
3 11 (2.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.34%) C#
5 8 (1.87%) PHP
6 4 (0.93%) COBOL
7 3 (0.70%) Python
8 2 (0.47%) Perl
8 2 (0.47%) C
9 1 (0.23%) C-shell
9 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (6.31%) PMI Certification
2 20 (4.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (4.67%) PMP
3 19 (4.44%) Degree
4 15 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 15 (3.50%) CCNA
4 15 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (3.04%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.47%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) APMP
8 1 (0.23%) CITP
8 1 (0.23%) MBA
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.34%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.23%) COBIT
3 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.23%) FATCA
System Software
1 20 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.17%) vSphere
4 2 (0.47%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.47%) XenServer
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.23%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.23%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.70%) SCCM
1 3 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.47%) Puppet
2 2 (0.47%) SCOM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.23%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 45 (10.51%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.35%) Cisco
3 28 (6.54%) Oracle
4 23 (5.37%) VMware
5 17 (3.97%) SAP
5 17 (3.97%) Citrix
6 13 (3.04%) F5
7 12 (2.80%) CheckPoint
8 8 (1.87%) IBM
9 7 (1.64%) Business Objects
9 7 (1.64%) HP
10 6 (1.40%) Informatica
11 5 (1.17%) Avaya
12 4 (0.93%) Tumbleweed
13 3 (0.70%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.70%) Sun
13 3 (0.70%) NetApp
13 3 (0.70%) Lotus
13 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.70%) TIBCO
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Crawley, West Sussex
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
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Surrey
Computer Futures
Rate: £380 - £450 per day + competitive
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TEKsystems
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Basingstoke
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £400 - £436 per day
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London
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London
Bridge Noble
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Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £370 per day + competitive
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Birmingham
iKonnect
Rate: £340 - £360 per annum
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