Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 November 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.

IT Project Manager
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 128 86
Rank change year-on-year +10 -42 +27
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 26 26 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.82% 0.79% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.83% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 43
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +3.75% +10.34%
10th Percentile £321 £300 £313
90th Percentile £489 £475 £581
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate £30.50 £35.75 £54.50
% change year-on-year -14.69% -34.40% +41.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3003 3141 3085
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 95.82% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1856 1962 1858
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £213
90th Percentile £550 £559 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 130 182
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.76 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £31.68
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in the East Midlands

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Project Manager in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in the East Midlands

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in the East Midlands

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Project Manager in the East Midlands

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -6 9 £413 +37.27% 1
Northamptonshire +11 6 £394 -1.56%
Leicestershire -3 5 £425 +2.41% 2
Nottinghamshire -6 5 £413 -5.71%
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT 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 East Midlands region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (61.54%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
3 7 (26.92%) Retail
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (15.38%) ERP
5 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 4 (15.38%) Infor
6 3 (11.54%) Business Change Management
6 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
6 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
6 3 (11.54%) PMP
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
7 2 (7.69%) NetSuite
7 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
7 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
7 2 (7.69%) NHS
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (7.69%) SAP
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) NetSuite
2 1 (3.85%) Infor CloudSuite
2 1 (3.85%) Infor M3
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Retail
3 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
1 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) ERP
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 3 (11.54%) Business Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
4 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) PMP
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Infor
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Talend