The median contractor rate for a Technical Project Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Project Manager
London / City of London
Rank 142 147 176
Rank change year-on-year +5 +29  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 11 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 12
Median daily rate £413 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.55% +28.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £393 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £603 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.50% +3.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 2852 3136 4830
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.23% 95.38% 96.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2214 2501 3637
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 £313 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 46 74
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.99 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.96% +8.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £47.50 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Technical Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in the City of London.

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

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

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

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

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Technical Project Manager in the job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Drupal
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) MS Office
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) JIRA
6 2 (10.53%) QA
6 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
7 1 (5.26%) PMO
7 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
7 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
7 1 (5.26%) Office 365

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (21.05%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
1 1 (5.26%) WebEx
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
1 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.26%) Front Office
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) STB
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Information Management
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (5.26%) EMIR
2 1 (5.26%) MiFID
2 1 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cognos
2 1 (5.26%) Meraki
2 1 (5.26%) Mitel
2 1 (5.26%) Polycom