The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Management
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 9 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.96% 17.74% 10.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 21.36% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 14
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £365 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £516 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -19.11%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 103 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 87.61% 83.06% 91.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 77 109
Median daily rate £535 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Canary Wharf

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Management in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Canary Wharf

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
3 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 4 (20.00%) Confluence
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Legal
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (10.00%) SAS
5 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (10.00%) Content Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (10.00%) Hadoop

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) Confluence
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (10.00%) SAS
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (15.00%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Deployment Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Network Operations Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Project Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Capability Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Database Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Database Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Intranet Manager
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing Database Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Online Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Planning Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Testing Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Derivative
1 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.00%) OTC Derivatives
1 1 (5.00%) PMI
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (10.00%) Python
1 2 (10.00%) R
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CAPM
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase