The median contractor rate for a Digital Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 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.

Digital Project Manager
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 461 398 402
Rank change year-on-year -63 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 115 235 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.49% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 171 127
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +10.58% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39809 47592 46241
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.25% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25961 31270 28439
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1455 1881
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Digital Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Project Manager in England

Digital Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Project Manager in England

Digital Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Project Manager in England

Digital Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Project Manager in England

Digital Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -21 71 £450 - 12
South East 0 18 £450 +7.14% 9
North West +16 9 £475 +11.76% 3
West Midlands +15 6 £450 +0.55% 3
Yorkshire +16 4 £500 +39.86% 1
East Midlands -18 4 £550 +32.53% 2
South West -9 2 £225 -48.57% 1
East of England - 1 £450 - 3
Digital Project Manager
UK

Digital Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 England region featuring Digital Project Manager in the job title.

1 135 (54.66%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (46.56%) Project Management
3 88 (35.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (18.62%) Finance
4 46 (18.62%) Retail
4 46 (18.62%) Marketing
5 42 (17.00%) PRINCE2
6 40 (16.19%) E-Commerce
6 40 (16.19%) Waterfall
7 36 (14.57%) Scrum
8 26 (10.53%) User Experience
8 26 (10.53%) Banking
9 23 (9.31%) PMP
10 21 (8.50%) Digital Marketing
11 19 (7.69%) Microsoft
11 19 (7.69%) SDLC
12 14 (5.67%) PMI Certification
12 14 (5.67%) Migration
12 14 (5.67%) Telecoms
12 14 (5.67%) FMCG
13 13 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 13 (5.26%) JIRA
13 13 (5.26%) Supplier Management
13 13 (5.26%) Risk Management
13 13 (5.26%) CMS
13 13 (5.26%) Mobile App
14 12 (4.86%) Analytics
14 12 (4.86%) Project Planning
15 11 (4.45%) User Stories
16 10 (4.05%) Software Delivery

Digital Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 13 (5.26%) CMS
2 4 (1.62%) Drupal
3 3 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.21%) Confluence
4 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.40%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.40%) JBoss
5 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.24%) MS Project
2 6 (2.43%) MS Office
3 3 (1.21%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) Mingle
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Sprinklr
2 3 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.43%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.62%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (1.62%) Office 365
3 2 (0.81%) Veeva
3 2 (0.81%) Yammer
4 1 (0.40%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.62%) Internet
2 3 (1.21%) Firewall
2 3 (1.21%) Intranet
3 2 (0.81%) Broadband
4 1 (0.40%) MPLS
4 1 (0.40%) Network Security
4 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.40%) Big Data
1 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (0.40%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 13 (5.26%) JIRA
2 4 (1.62%) Hudson
3 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.40%) GitLab
3 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 46 (18.62%) Finance
1 46 (18.62%) Marketing
1 46 (18.62%) Retail
2 26 (10.53%) Banking
3 14 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.05%) Retail Banking
5 6 (2.43%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.02%) Advertising
6 5 (2.02%) Local Government
6 5 (2.02%) Publishing
7 2 (0.81%) French Language
7 2 (0.81%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.83%) Velocity
2 5 (2.02%) HTML
3 2 (0.81%) .NET
3 2 (0.81%) Laravel
4 1 (0.40%) CSS
4 1 (0.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.53%) User Experience
2 14 (5.67%) FMCG
3 13 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.83%) Social Media
6 4 (1.62%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.21%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.21%) Fintech
8 2 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.40%) CCTV
9 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.40%) Tandem
9 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.83%) Android
2 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.21%) Windows
3 3 (1.21%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (54.66%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (46.56%) Project Management
3 88 (35.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (17.00%) PRINCE2
5 40 (16.19%) E-Commerce
5 40 (16.19%) Waterfall
6 36 (14.57%) Scrum
7 21 (8.50%) Digital Marketing
8 19 (7.69%) SDLC
9 14 (5.67%) Migration
10 13 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 13 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 13 (5.26%) Supplier Management
11 12 (4.86%) Analytics
11 12 (4.86%) Project Planning
12 11 (4.45%) User Stories
13 10 (4.05%) CRM
13 10 (4.05%) Software Delivery
14 9 (3.64%) Contingency Planning
15 8 (3.24%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.02%) PHP
2 3 (1.21%) SQL
3 2 (0.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.40%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (9.31%) PMP
2 14 (5.67%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.02%) Degree
4 4 (1.62%) APMP
4 4 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.24%) QA
2 7 (2.83%) PMO
3 2 (0.81%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.40%) GMP
4 1 (0.40%) GxP
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.64%) Adobe
3 7 (2.83%) Google
4 4 (1.62%) SAP
5 3 (1.21%) Facebook
5 3 (1.21%) Tableau
6 2 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.40%) Apple
7 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.40%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.40%) hybris
7 1 (0.40%) Novell
7 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.40%) VMware
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