Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 120 118
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -24
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 25 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.84% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.89% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 20
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £406 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -2.11% +3.75%
10th Percentile £300 £321 £297
90th Percentile £519 £489 £478
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +7.64% -5.26% -29.63%

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 2,599 2,931 3,143
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.79% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,654 1,801 1,991
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £225 £245
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 165 121
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £10.31 £9.75 £8.69
90th Percentile £33.50 £45.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%

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 October 2018.

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 October 2018. 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
Leicestershire +13 8 £313 -26.47% 1
Nottinghamshire +7 4 £400 -3.03% 2
Derbyshire +6 4 £315 -17.11%
Northamptonshire -14 4 £441 +12.06%
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
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 October 2018, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (64.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.00%) Data Extraction
7 3 (12.00%) Degree
7 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) SAP
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) Middleware
8 2 (8.00%) NetApp
8 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (8.00%) Windows
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (8.00%) Service Management
8 2 (8.00%) Firewall
8 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.00%) Retail
8 2 (8.00%) Aruba
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
9 1 (4.00%) Contingency Planning
9 1 (4.00%) Infor CloudSuite
9 1 (4.00%) Planning and Forecasting

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Documentum
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.00%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (4.00%) Infor M3
1 1 (4.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) NHS
1 1 (4.00%) PMI
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.00%) Data Extraction
7 3 (12.00%) SDLC
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Service Management
9 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.00%) Change Management
9 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.00%) ITSM
9 1 (4.00%) PLM
9 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) APMG
3 1 (4.00%) APMP
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Aruba
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) NetApp
2 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Epicor
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Infor
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.00%) Talend