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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Project Manager
Rank 397 382 336
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 209 192 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.40% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 113 118
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£425 £439 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.13% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £258 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £29.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +27.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £37.50 £25.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £37.50 £34.75
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
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 March 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 March 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 March 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 -4 194 £425 -2.29% 48
London +4 88 £425 -5.55% 21
South East -13 64 £414 -8.05% 12
City of London +17 23 £425 -12.82% 3
Berkshire -10 23 £400 -20.00% 1
Hampshire +3 18 £450 -12.83% 4
Scotland +1 13 £400 -20.00% 1
North West -15 11 £413 +13.79% 6
East of England -4 9 £475 +35.71% 3
Yorkshire -12 8 £450 +52.54% 4
Glasgow +4 7 £413 -17.50% 1
Surrey +1 6 £350 +45.83% 2
West Yorkshire -4 6 £450 +28.57% 4
Manchester -9 6 £413 +25.00% 2
Bedfordshire -3 5 £475 +27.51% 2
South West -5 5 £413 -
Slough -9 5 £400 -15.78%
Southampton - 5 £550 - 2
Edinburgh -8 4 £400 -20.00%
Kent - 4 £405 -
Peterborough +3 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +2 3 - - 1
East Midlands -9 3 £306 -20.96%
Leeds -11 3 £448 +27.85% 4
East Sussex - 3 £388 - 1
Cheshire -5 2 £363 -19.44% 1
West Midlands -8 2 £438 - 2
Oxfordshire -17 2 £450 - 1
West Sussex -19 2 £400 -7.51% 2
Basingstoke - 2 £413 -

Technical Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 161 (42.82%) Project Management
2 95 (25.27%) PRINCE2
3 83 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (18.35%) Finance
4 69 (18.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (11.44%) Migration
6 42 (11.17%) Banking
7 39 (10.37%) ITIL
8 38 (10.11%) Microsoft
9 32 (8.51%) Scrum
10 31 (8.24%) Windows
11 30 (7.98%) Retail
12 29 (7.71%) SQL
13 27 (7.18%) Cisco
14 26 (6.91%) Telecoms
15 24 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (6.12%) PMI Certification
17 22 (5.85%) SAP
17 22 (5.85%) Service Delivery
17 22 (5.85%) Firewall
18 19 (5.05%) PRINCE
18 19 (5.05%) UNIX
18 19 (5.05%) .NET
19 18 (4.79%) Oracle
19 18 (4.79%) Java
19 18 (4.79%) PMP
20 17 (4.52%) SharePoint
20 17 (4.52%) Waterfall
21 16 (4.26%) Linux
21 16 (4.26%) E-Commerce

Technical Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.39%) Lync
3 5 (1.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.80%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.80%) NetWeaver
5 3 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.80%) Mule
5 3 (0.80%) CMS
5 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.53%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.27%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.27%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (3.19%) MS Project
2 9 (2.39%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.13%) MS Office
4 5 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.80%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.53%) Maximo
3 2 (0.53%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Global One
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.33%) SaaS
1 5 (1.33%) Office 365
2 4 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) IaaS
3 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.85%) Firewall
2 16 (4.26%) LAN
2 16 (4.26%) WAN
3 10 (2.66%) DNS
4 8 (2.13%) VPN
4 8 (2.13%) MPLS
5 7 (1.86%) SAN
6 6 (1.60%) OSPF
6 6 (1.60%) HTTP
6 6 (1.60%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.60%) VoIP
7 5 (1.33%) BGP
7 5 (1.33%) Wireless
7 5 (1.33%) IP Telephony
7 5 (1.33%) Multicast
7 5 (1.33%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.06%) SMTP
9 3 (0.80%) Internet
9 3 (0.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.06%) Big Data
3 4 (1.06%) DataStage
4 3 (0.80%) DB2
4 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.53%) QlikView
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.27%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.27%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.27%) OLAP
6 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.27%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (2.13%) JIRA
2 2 (0.53%) Selenium
2 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.27%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.27%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.27%) Xcode
General
1 69 (18.35%) Finance
2 42 (11.17%) Banking
3 30 (7.98%) Retail
4 26 (6.91%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.39%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.39%) Marketing
6 7 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.60%) Legal
8 5 (1.33%) Billing
9 4 (1.06%) Front Office
10 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.80%) Automotive
10 3 (0.80%) Law
10 3 (0.80%) Local Government
10 3 (0.80%) Advertising
11 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.53%) Back Office
11 2 (0.53%) Electronics
11 2 (0.53%) French Language
12 1 (0.27%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.05%) .NET
2 9 (2.39%) Web Services
3 7 (1.86%) Middleware
4 5 (1.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.33%) HTML
5 4 (1.06%) jQuery
6 3 (0.80%) CSS
7 2 (0.53%) XML
7 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.53%) Spring
7 2 (0.53%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.27%) Java EE
8 1 (0.27%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.27%) HTML5
8 1 (0.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (0.27%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.27%) cXML
8 1 (0.27%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (1.60%) Video on Demand
2 6 (1.60%) Mainframe
3 5 (1.33%) PMI
3 5 (1.33%) NHS
3 5 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.80%) Statistics
5 3 (0.80%) Clustering
6 2 (0.53%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.53%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.53%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.53%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.53%) FMCG
7 1 (0.27%) DataPower
7 1 (0.27%) iSeries
7 1 (0.27%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.24%) Windows
2 19 (5.05%) UNIX
3 16 (4.26%) Linux
4 7 (1.86%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.06%) Solaris
6 3 (0.80%) Android
7 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (42.82%) Project Management
2 95 (25.27%) PRINCE2
3 83 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (18.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (11.44%) Migration
6 39 (10.37%) ITIL
7 32 (8.51%) Scrum
8 22 (5.85%) Service Delivery
9 19 (5.05%) PRINCE
10 17 (4.52%) Waterfall
11 16 (4.26%) E-Commerce
12 14 (3.72%) Risk Management
13 12 (3.19%) CRM
14 10 (2.66%) Service Management
14 10 (2.66%) Change Management
14 10 (2.66%) Programme Management
14 10 (2.66%) Project Planning
15 9 (2.39%) Business Analysis
15 9 (2.39%) Data Modelling
16 8 (2.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.71%) SQL
2 18 (4.79%) Java
3 8 (2.13%) C#
4 4 (1.06%) C
5 3 (0.80%) COBOL
5 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (6.12%) PMI Certification
2 18 (4.79%) PMP
3 15 (3.99%) Degree
4 11 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.86%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.33%) CCNA
9 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.53%) APMP
10 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.27%) CITP
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.27%) MCP
11 1 (0.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.46%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) COBIT
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) FATCA
System Software
1 15 (3.99%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.06%) vSphere
3 3 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) XenApp
4 1 (0.27%) XenServer
4 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.27%) Firmware
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.27%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.33%) SCCM
2 4 (1.06%) SCOM
3 3 (0.80%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.53%) Puppet
5 1 (0.27%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.18%) Cisco
3 22 (5.85%) SAP
4 18 (4.79%) Oracle
5 12 (3.19%) VMware
6 11 (2.93%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.93%) Citrix
7 8 (2.13%) Informatica
8 7 (1.86%) Business Objects
8 7 (1.86%) IBM
9 6 (1.60%) F5
10 5 (1.33%) HP
11 4 (1.06%) Tumbleweed
12 3 (0.80%) Lotus
12 3 (0.80%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.53%) NetApp
13 2 (0.53%) EMC
13 2 (0.53%) Fidessa
13 2 (0.53%) Adobe
13 2 (0.53%) Sitecore
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £425 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £555.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Connectus
Rate: £34 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £420.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago