The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Technical Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Project Manager
Rank 452 422 413
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 207 223 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 145 139
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.93% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £31.63 £37.05 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% -1.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.63 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-24.70% +12.00%

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
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Technical Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Technical Project Manager in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -42 189 £450 +5.88% 22
London +13 95 £488 +11.42% 11
South East -25 42 £450 +5.88% 2
North West -1 20 £425 +4.61% 3
Scotland -14 15 £475 +18.75% 1
Manchester -1 14 £425 +6.25% 2
City of London +22 13 £500 +14.28% 3
Edinburgh -1 12 £550 +37.50%
Hampshire -5 12 £468 +3.88% 1
Berkshire -6 11 £416 -2.05%
East of England +4 10 £475 - 2
Yorkshire +4 8 £475 +6.14% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 7 £475 -1.29%
Buckinghamshire +11 7 £395 -4.81%
Surrey -4 7 £471 +15.64% 1
Milton Keynes +6 6 £425 +0.89%
Reading -1 5 £433 +15.33%
South West -5 5 £400 -3.03% 3
South Yorkshire - 5 £475 - 1
East Midlands +14 4 £475 +35.71%
Cheshire -14 4 £375 -9.09%
Sheffield - 4 £475 - 1
Glasgow +1 3 £362 -13.55% 1
West Yorkshire -2 3 £525 +17.31%
Dorset -8 3 £400 +3.22% 1
West Midlands -32 3 £425 +23.18%
Peterborough +8 2 £469 -
Slough +7 2 £400 -
Bedfordshire +4 2 £431 -5.47% 1
Winchester +1 2 £460 +2.22%

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Technical Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Technical Project Manager in the job title.

1 208 (48.83%) Project Management
2 146 (34.27%) PRINCE2
3 109 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (21.83%) Migration
5 92 (21.60%) Finance
6 90 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (12.68%) Data Centre
8 47 (11.03%) Banking
9 44 (10.33%) ITIL
10 43 (10.09%) Windows
11 38 (8.92%) Microsoft
11 38 (8.92%) Security Cleared
12 37 (8.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 37 (8.69%) Retail
13 34 (7.98%) MS Project
14 31 (7.28%) Scrum
15 30 (7.04%) WAN
15 30 (7.04%) SC Cleared
15 30 (7.04%) Waterfall
16 27 (6.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 25 (5.87%) Office 365
17 25 (5.87%) Change Management
18 24 (5.63%) Oracle
19 23 (5.40%) LAN
19 23 (5.40%) PMI Certification
19 23 (5.40%) VMware
20 22 (5.16%) Risk Management
20 22 (5.16%) Citrix
21 21 (4.93%) SQL
22 19 (4.46%) MS Excel

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (2.82%) WebSphere
2 8 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.64%) Confluence
3 7 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (1.17%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.94%) CMS
5 4 (0.94%) IIS
5 4 (0.94%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.23%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.23%) CICS
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (7.98%) MS Project
2 19 (4.46%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.35%) MS Office
3 10 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) ProjectWise
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.17%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.47%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.23%) PlanetPress Connect
4 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.23%) Staffware
4 1 (0.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.87%) Office 365
2 13 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.41%) SaaS
5 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.47%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.23%) GitHub
6 1 (0.23%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.23%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.04%) WAN
2 23 (5.40%) LAN
3 16 (3.76%) Firewall
4 9 (2.11%) SAN
5 6 (1.41%) VPN
6 5 (1.17%) DNS
6 5 (1.17%) MVNO
6 5 (1.17%) Network Security
7 4 (0.94%) Internet
7 4 (0.94%) Wireless
8 3 (0.70%) FTP
8 3 (0.70%) VoIP
9 2 (0.47%) ATM
9 2 (0.47%) Converged Networks
9 2 (0.47%) CTI
9 2 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (0.47%) H.323
9 2 (0.47%) SSL
9 2 (0.47%) WLAN
10 1 (0.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.41%) Big Data
4 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.47%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.23%) DB2
6 1 (0.23%) Easytrieve
6 1 (0.23%) Essbase
6 1 (0.23%) GIS
6 1 (0.23%) IMS/DB
6 1 (0.23%) MySQL
6 1 (0.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (2.82%) JIRA
2 2 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 92 (21.60%) Finance
2 47 (11.03%) Banking
3 37 (8.69%) Retail
4 17 (3.99%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.29%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.58%) Retail Banking
7 10 (2.35%) Law
8 7 (1.64%) Advertising
8 7 (1.64%) Legal
9 6 (1.41%) Billing
10 5 (1.17%) Marketing
11 4 (0.94%) Back Office
11 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.70%) Games
12 3 (0.70%) Publishing
13 2 (0.47%) Electronics
13 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.47%) Local Government
13 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.52%) .NET
2 9 (2.11%) Middleware
3 5 (1.17%) HTML
3 5 (1.17%) XML
4 2 (0.47%) CSS
4 2 (0.47%) HTML5
4 2 (0.47%) J2EE
4 2 (0.47%) jQuery
4 2 (0.47%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.47%) SAX
4 2 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.23%) Ajax
5 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.23%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.23%) CSS3
5 1 (0.23%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.23%) JSP
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.68%) Data Centre
2 14 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.11%) Mobile App
4 8 (1.88%) PKI
4 8 (1.88%) PMI
5 7 (1.64%) Derivative
5 7 (1.64%) Equities
5 7 (1.64%) NHS
6 6 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.17%) User Experience
8 4 (0.94%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (0.94%) Credit Risk
8 4 (0.94%) Cryptography
8 4 (0.94%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.70%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.70%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.47%) DataPower
10 2 (0.47%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.09%) Windows
2 13 (3.05%) Unix
2 13 (3.05%) Windows Server
3 9 (2.11%) Linux
3 9 (2.11%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.41%) Android
5 5 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) AIX
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (48.83%) Project Management
2 146 (34.27%) PRINCE2
3 109 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (21.83%) Migration
5 90 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (10.33%) ITIL
7 31 (7.28%) Scrum
8 30 (7.04%) Waterfall
9 25 (5.87%) Change Management
10 22 (5.16%) Risk Management
11 19 (4.46%) Data Migration
12 18 (4.23%) E-Commerce
12 18 (4.23%) SDLC
12 18 (4.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 17 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (3.52%) PRINCE
14 15 (3.52%) Service Delivery
15 13 (3.05%) People Management
15 13 (3.05%) Service Management
15 13 (3.05%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (4.93%) SQL
2 17 (3.99%) Java
3 6 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.17%) C#
5 4 (0.94%) C
6 3 (0.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.47%) C++
7 2 (0.47%) PHP
7 2 (0.47%) RPG
7 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.23%) ABAP
8 1 (0.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (8.92%) Security Cleared
2 37 (8.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 30 (7.04%) SC Cleared
4 27 (6.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 23 (5.40%) PMI Certification
6 18 (4.23%) PMP
7 11 (2.58%) Degree
8 8 (1.88%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.47%) APMP
10 2 (0.47%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.47%) CCNA
11 1 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.23%) ISEB
11 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.64%) QA
2 4 (0.94%) COBIT
2 4 (0.94%) SEPA
3 3 (0.70%) PMBOK
3 3 (0.70%) SLA
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.94%) SCCM
2 1 (0.23%) Ansible
2 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.23%) Nagios
2 1 (0.23%) SCOM
2 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.23%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (8.92%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.63%) Oracle
3 23 (5.40%) VMware
4 22 (5.16%) Citrix
5 15 (3.52%) Cisco
6 11 (2.58%) SAP
7 9 (2.11%) IBM
8 6 (1.41%) HP
9 5 (1.17%) Adobe
9 5 (1.17%) Avaya
9 5 (1.17%) Blue Coat
10 4 (0.94%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.94%) EMC
10 4 (0.94%) F5
11 3 (0.70%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.70%) Google
11 3 (0.70%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.70%) Murex
11 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.47%) Fujitsu
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Bankside Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 - £325 per day
Posted: 22 days ago