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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Project Manager
Rank 472 395 393
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 189 265 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.49% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 164 154
Median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £49.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -

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
51181 53984 51041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33252 34149 30933
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1553 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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
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 25 July 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 -63 171 £450 +5.88% 23
London -14 99 £500 +11.11% 12
South East -14 23 £438 -2.77% 3
East of England +21 12 £406 +17.75% 2
City of London +32 11 £445 -6.31% 2
Scotland -10 11 £450 +5.88% 2
Edinburgh -5 10 £450 -1.09% 2
Yorkshire -23 10 £400 +8.84% 1
Leeds +2 9 £400 +14.28%
North West -2 9 £500 +25.00% 1
Berkshire -4 9 £444 -1.38%
West Yorkshire -9 9 £400 +14.28%
Manchester -10 8 £500 +28.20% 1
West Midlands -41 7 £450 +21.62% 1
Hampshire -1 6 £463 +5.71% 1
Hertfordshire +17 5 £375 -11.76%
South West -13 5 £413 -10.81% 3
Brentford +6 4 £463 +12.12%
East Midlands -4 4 £263 -33.96%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £425 -
Buckinghamshire +17 3 £420 +5.66%
Milton Keynes +9 3 £420 +5.66%
Canary Wharf +5 3 £350 -17.64%
Reading +4 3 £310 -
Coventry -15 3 £450 +13.20% 1
Peterborough - 3 £425 -
Bradford +3 2 £408 -1.21%
Essex +3 2 £400 +53.84%
West Sussex -5 2 £375 -16.66%
Dorset -6 2 £425 +6.91% 1

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 185 (45.45%) Project Management
2 127 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (26.54%) PRINCE2
4 100 (24.57%) Finance
5 75 (18.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (13.76%) Banking
7 53 (13.02%) Migration
8 47 (11.55%) Data Centre
9 43 (10.57%) Windows
10 39 (9.58%) Waterfall
11 38 (9.34%) Microsoft
12 35 (8.60%) Retail
13 32 (7.86%) Scrum
14 31 (7.62%) ITIL
15 29 (7.13%) Security Cleared
16 28 (6.88%) MS Project
17 26 (6.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 24 (5.90%) Programme Management
18 24 (5.90%) SC Cleared
19 23 (5.65%) Project Planning
19 23 (5.65%) Java
20 22 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 20 (4.91%) Change Management
21 20 (4.91%) Investment Banking
21 20 (4.91%) SQL
21 20 (4.91%) Oracle
21 20 (4.91%) MS Excel
21 20 (4.91%) E-Commerce
21 20 (4.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 20 (4.91%) SDLC

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 7 (1.72%) SAS
1 7 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.23%) Apache
3 5 (1.23%) Confluence
3 5 (1.23%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.98%) IIS
4 4 (0.98%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.74%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.49%) CMS
6 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.49%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.49%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.25%) CICS
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (6.88%) MS Project
2 20 (4.91%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.23%) MS Office
5 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.25%) PlanetPress Connect
3 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (2.46%) Office 365
2 7 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.47%) SaaS
4 5 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.23%) PaaS
5 4 (0.98%) IaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.67%) WAN
2 18 (4.42%) LAN
3 11 (2.70%) Firewall
4 10 (2.46%) SAN
5 6 (1.47%) FTP
6 5 (1.23%) DNS
6 5 (1.23%) Internet
6 5 (1.23%) MVNO
7 4 (0.98%) VPN
7 4 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.74%) HTTP
8 3 (0.74%) VoIP
8 3 (0.74%) Wireless
9 2 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.49%) CTI
9 2 (0.49%) H.323
9 2 (0.49%) Skype
9 2 (0.49%) SSL
9 2 (0.49%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.98%) Big Data
4 3 (0.74%) Essbase
4 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.49%) DB2
5 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.25%) Easytrieve
6 1 (0.25%) GIS
6 1 (0.25%) MySQL
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) Toad
General
1 100 (24.57%) Finance
2 56 (13.76%) Banking
3 35 (8.60%) Retail
4 20 (4.91%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.44%) Law
6 11 (2.70%) Retail Banking
6 11 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.97%) Legal
8 7 (1.72%) Advertising
9 6 (1.47%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.47%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.23%) Automotive
10 5 (1.23%) Billing
10 5 (1.23%) Publishing
11 3 (0.74%) Front Office
11 3 (0.74%) Games
12 2 (0.49%) Marketing
12 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.25%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.93%) .NET
2 10 (2.46%) HTML
2 10 (2.46%) Middleware
3 5 (1.23%) Web Services
4 3 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.74%) CSS
4 3 (0.74%) J2EE
4 3 (0.74%) jQuery
4 3 (0.74%) JSP
4 3 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (0.74%) XML
5 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.49%) HTML5
5 2 (0.49%) REST
5 2 (0.49%) SAX
5 2 (0.49%) SOAP
6 1 (0.25%) Ajax
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.55%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (1.97%) Derivative
3 8 (1.97%) Mobile App
3 8 (1.97%) PKI
4 6 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.47%) Equities
4 6 (1.47%) User Experience
4 6 (1.47%) Virtual Team
5 5 (1.23%) Credit Risk
6 4 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (0.98%) Cryptography
6 4 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (0.98%) NHS
7 3 (0.74%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.74%) IVR
7 3 (0.74%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.74%) PMI
7 3 (0.74%) Tandem
7 3 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.57%) Windows
2 18 (4.42%) Unix
3 10 (2.46%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.23%) Android
6 5 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.74%) Linux
8 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.25%) AIX
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (45.45%) Project Management
2 127 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (26.54%) PRINCE2
4 75 (18.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (13.02%) Migration
6 39 (9.58%) Waterfall
7 32 (7.86%) Scrum
8 31 (7.62%) ITIL
9 24 (5.90%) Programme Management
10 23 (5.65%) Project Planning
11 20 (4.91%) Change Management
11 20 (4.91%) E-Commerce
11 20 (4.91%) SDLC
11 20 (4.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 14 (3.44%) CRM
12 14 (3.44%) Risk Management
12 14 (3.44%) Supplier Management
13 12 (2.95%) ERP
13 12 (2.95%) Service Management
14 11 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.65%) Java
2 20 (4.91%) SQL
3 10 (2.46%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.72%) C#
5 6 (1.47%) C
6 3 (0.74%) C++
6 3 (0.74%) PHP
7 2 (0.49%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.49%) RPG
7 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.49%) VBA
8 1 (0.25%) Perl
8 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (7.13%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 24 (5.90%) SC Cleared
4 22 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (3.69%) PMP
6 11 (2.70%) PMI Certification
7 10 (2.46%) Degree
8 4 (0.98%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.74%) APMP
9 3 (0.74%) CCNA
9 3 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.49%) MAPM
11 1 (0.25%) CCNP
11 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.19%) QA
2 3 (0.74%) PMBOK
3 2 (0.49%) COBIT
3 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) SEPA
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.74%) vSphere
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.49%) SCCM
3 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.25%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.25%) SCOM
3 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 38 (9.34%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.91%) Oracle
3 17 (4.18%) Cisco
4 12 (2.95%) Citrix
5 11 (2.70%) SAP
6 9 (2.21%) VMware
7 5 (1.23%) IBM
8 4 (0.98%) CheckPoint
8 4 (0.98%) EMC
9 3 (0.74%) Avaya
9 3 (0.74%) Blue Coat
9 3 (0.74%) Guidewire
9 3 (0.74%) HP
9 3 (0.74%) Lotus
10 2 (0.49%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.49%) F5
10 2 (0.49%) Fortinet
10 2 (0.49%) Google
10 2 (0.49%) Greenplum
10 2 (0.49%) SimCorp
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