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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Project Manager
Rank 418 423 373
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 217 199 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.38% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 142 143
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£425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £336 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £568 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.75 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.62% -48.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +7.29%

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
54176 52067 49457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.10% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34646 31581 29422
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 1992 2012 2139
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 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
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 3 September 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 -6 192 £425 - 34
London -2 83 £459 +4.85% 13
South East -28 36 £400 - 9
Scotland +12 22 £419 +6.01%
North West -19 19 £463 -31.48% 2
Edinburgh -1 14 £450 +13.92%
Yorkshire -15 14 £425 +24.08% 3
West Midlands +11 12 £419 +4.68% 2
East of England -5 11 £400 -5.04% 4
Berkshire -12 11 £425 +6.25% 3
West Yorkshire -14 11 £438 +16.66% 2
City of London +2 10 £513 +17.14%
Hampshire +4 9 £400 -15.78%
Cheshire - 8 £518 -
Glasgow - 8 £325 -
Birmingham +8 7 £440 +10.00% 1
Surrey -3 7 £400 +2.23% 1
East Midlands -9 7 £475 -5.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -13 7 £398 +0.95%
Manchester -16 7 £375 -48.27% 2
Hertfordshire +2 6 £425 +4.61%
Milton Keynes -3 6 £398 -0.62%
South West -15 6 £429 -0.57%
Winchester - 6 £425 -
Bradford - 5 £438 - 1
Northampton +1 4 £475 - 1
Northamptonshire 0 4 £475 - 1
Gloucestershire -10 4 £481 +13.23%
North East -25 3 £400 -
Leeds -30 3 £338 -10.00% 1

Technical Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 209 (44.75%) Project Management
2 133 (28.48%) PRINCE2
3 122 (26.12%) Finance
4 91 (19.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 89 (19.06%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (13.49%) Data Centre
7 57 (12.21%) Migration
8 56 (11.99%) Windows
9 54 (11.56%) ITIL
10 52 (11.13%) Microsoft
11 49 (10.49%) Banking
12 45 (9.64%) Oracle
13 38 (8.14%) VMware
14 37 (7.92%) Firewall
14 37 (7.92%) PMI Certification
15 32 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 32 (6.85%) Cisco
15 32 (6.85%) SQL
16 30 (6.42%) Linux
17 29 (6.21%) Scrum
18 27 (5.78%) UNIX
18 27 (5.78%) Citrix
19 26 (5.57%) Retail
20 25 (5.35%) PMP
20 25 (5.35%) MS Excel
20 25 (5.35%) WAN
21 23 (4.93%) LAN
22 22 (4.71%) SAP
22 22 (4.71%) SDLC
23 21 (4.50%) XML

Technical Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 18 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.21%) CMS
3 14 (3.00%) Lync
4 10 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.14%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.86%) Confluence
6 3 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.64%) CoreMedia CMS
6 3 (0.64%) WorkSite
6 3 (0.64%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.21%) FileNet
Applications
1 25 (5.35%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.50%) MS Project
3 13 (2.78%) MS Office
4 5 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Summit
3 1 (0.21%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.28%) Office 365
2 5 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.86%) SaaS
4 3 (0.64%) PaaS
4 3 (0.64%) IaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.92%) Firewall
2 25 (5.35%) WAN
3 23 (4.93%) LAN
4 14 (3.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.00%) OSPF
4 14 (3.00%) BGP
5 11 (2.36%) DNS
6 10 (2.14%) Internet
6 10 (2.14%) VoIP
6 10 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (2.14%) Multicast
6 10 (2.14%) Structured Cabling
7 9 (1.93%) Unified Communications
7 9 (1.93%) MPLS
8 8 (1.71%) Network Security
8 8 (1.71%) VPN
8 8 (1.71%) SAN
9 6 (1.28%) Wireless
10 5 (1.07%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 12 (2.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.50%) DB2
4 6 (1.28%) SAP HANA
5 5 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.86%) Big Data
6 4 (0.86%) MySQL
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.43%) DataStage
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.21%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (1.71%) JIRA
2 3 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.43%) ProC
4 1 (0.21%) Subversion
4 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 122 (26.12%) Finance
2 49 (10.49%) Banking
3 26 (5.57%) Retail
4 19 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.78%) Marketing
6 11 (2.36%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.14%) Local Government
8 6 (1.28%) Publishing
8 6 (1.28%) Games
9 5 (1.07%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.07%) Back Office
10 4 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.86%) Advertising
11 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.43%) Automotive
11 2 (0.43%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Legal
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.50%) XML
2 16 (3.43%) HTML
2 16 (3.43%) .NET
3 14 (3.00%) CSS
4 11 (2.36%) Web Services
5 6 (1.28%) Middleware
6 5 (1.07%) Application Packaging
6 5 (1.07%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (1.07%) HTML5
7 4 (0.86%) Flash
7 4 (0.86%) JSP
8 2 (0.43%) JSON
8 2 (0.43%) LAMP
8 2 (0.43%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.21%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.21%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.21%) Grails
9 1 (0.21%) Spring
9 1 (0.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 63 (13.49%) Data Centre
2 19 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.21%) PMI
4 8 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.07%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.07%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.86%) NHS
7 4 (0.86%) FMCG
7 4 (0.86%) iPad
8 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (0.64%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.64%) New Media
8 3 (0.64%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.43%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.43%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.43%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.43%) User Experience
9 2 (0.43%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.43%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 56 (11.99%) Windows
2 30 (6.42%) Linux
3 27 (5.78%) UNIX
4 15 (3.21%) Solaris
5 14 (3.00%) Android
5 14 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.86%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.21%) AIX
10 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.21%) OS/390
10 1 (0.21%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (44.75%) Project Management
2 133 (28.48%) PRINCE2
3 91 (19.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 89 (19.06%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (12.21%) Migration
6 54 (11.56%) ITIL
7 29 (6.21%) Scrum
8 22 (4.71%) SDLC
9 19 (4.07%) Change Management
10 18 (3.85%) PRINCE
10 18 (3.85%) Waterfall
11 17 (3.64%) Service Delivery
11 17 (3.64%) Business Analysis
12 16 (3.43%) Supplier Management
13 14 (3.00%) E-Commerce
13 14 (3.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (2.78%) Service Management
14 13 (2.78%) Project Planning
15 12 (2.57%) Web Development
15 12 (2.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 32 (6.85%) SQL
2 21 (4.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (3.21%) Java
4 11 (2.36%) PHP
5 7 (1.50%) C#
6 5 (1.07%) C
7 4 (0.86%) COBOL
7 4 (0.86%) ActionScript
7 4 (0.86%) Python
8 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.43%) Perl
9 2 (0.43%) C++
9 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.43%) VB
10 1 (0.21%) ABAP
10 1 (0.21%) VBA
10 1 (0.21%) Ruby
10 1 (0.21%) C-shell
10 1 (0.21%) RPG
Qualifications
1 37 (7.92%) PMI Certification
2 32 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 25 (5.35%) PMP
4 20 (4.28%) Security Cleared
5 19 (4.07%) Degree
6 18 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 15 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (3.21%) CCNA
8 13 (2.78%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.64%) ISEB
10 3 (0.64%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.43%) MBA
12 1 (0.21%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.71%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.43%) PMBOK
2 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.86%) vSphere
4 3 (0.64%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.64%) XenServer
5 2 (0.43%) vCloud
5 2 (0.43%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (0.86%) SCCM
2 2 (0.43%) SCOM
2 2 (0.43%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 52 (11.13%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.64%) Oracle
3 38 (8.14%) VMware
4 32 (6.85%) Cisco
5 27 (5.78%) Citrix
6 22 (4.71%) SAP
7 11 (2.36%) F5
8 10 (2.14%) IBM
8 10 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.71%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.71%) NetApp
9 8 (1.71%) HP
10 5 (1.07%) Avaya
10 5 (1.07%) Reuters
10 5 (1.07%) Bloomberg
10 5 (1.07%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.86%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.64%) Google
12 3 (0.64%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.64%) Remedy
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago