The median contractor rate for a Digital Project Manager was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Digital Project Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 144 158
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14  
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 5 19 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.56% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.59% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 34
Median daily rate £325 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £305 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £615 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £438 £375
% change year-on-year -5.08% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3152 3242 5437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.40% 95.72% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2407 2629 4189
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 96
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.57% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Digital Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Digital Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Project Manager in the City of London

Digital Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Digital Project Manager in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Project Manager in the City of London

Digital Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Project Manager in the City of London

Digital Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Project Manager in the City of London

Digital Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Digital 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 across the City of London region featuring Digital Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Retail
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) User Experience
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
5 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (14.29%) Laravel
6 2 (14.29%) JIRA
6 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (14.29%) PMP
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) B2C
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (7.14%) Front Office
7 1 (7.14%) MVC

Digital Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.14%) Asana
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Front Office
4 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
4 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
4 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) B2C
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) SEO
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft