The median contractor rate for a Digital Project Manager was £435 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 436 387 412
Rank change year-on-year -49 +25  
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 147 243 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.52% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 189 166
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 £263 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £438 £375
% change year-on-year -5.71% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £100.00
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 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 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26673 31019 30520
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1259 1391 1823
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.28 £40.00
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 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -42 85 £475 +8.57% 16
South East -9 17 £281 -34.21% 6
Yorkshire +26 12 £400 +6.66% 1
East of England +10 12 £450 - 2
West Midlands +29 9 £444 +3.80% 1
South West -20 6 £375 -6.25% 1
East Midlands -10 5 £475 +5.55% 2
Digital Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Digital Project Manager in the job title.

1 140 (53.44%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (40.84%) Project Management
3 84 (32.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (22.90%) E-Commerce
5 56 (21.37%) Marketing
6 55 (20.99%) Finance
7 45 (17.18%) PRINCE2
8 42 (16.03%) Retail
9 37 (14.12%) Waterfall
10 35 (13.36%) Scrum
11 21 (8.02%) User Experience
11 21 (8.02%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 21 (8.02%) Digital Marketing
12 20 (7.63%) CRM
12 20 (7.63%) Banking
13 17 (6.49%) Telecoms
13 17 (6.49%) Microsoft
14 16 (6.11%) Mobile App
14 16 (6.11%) SDLC
15 15 (5.73%) PMP
15 15 (5.73%) Project Planning
16 14 (5.34%) JIRA
16 14 (5.34%) Programme Management
17 13 (4.96%) CMS
17 13 (4.96%) Social Media
17 13 (4.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 12 (4.58%) PMI Certification
18 12 (4.58%) Risk Management
19 11 (4.20%) Software Delivery
19 11 (4.20%) Migration

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 (4.96%) CMS
2 6 (2.29%) Drupal
3 3 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.76%) Confluence
4 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.38%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.38%) JBoss
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.20%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.38%) Mingle
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Sprinklr
2 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.91%) Office 365
2 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.15%) Yammer
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.76%) Asana
4 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.38%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.91%) Internet
2 4 (1.53%) Intranet
3 2 (0.76%) Firewall
4 1 (0.38%) MPLS
4 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.15%) Big Data
2 1 (0.38%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (0.38%) Mixpanel
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.38%) Power BI
2 1 (0.38%) QlikView
2 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (5.34%) JIRA
2 4 (1.53%) Hudson
3 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 56 (21.37%) Marketing
2 55 (20.99%) Finance
3 42 (16.03%) Retail
4 20 (7.63%) Banking
5 17 (6.49%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.05%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.29%) Publishing
8 5 (1.91%) Front Office
8 5 (1.91%) Legal
8 5 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.53%) Automotive
10 3 (1.15%) Advertising
11 2 (0.76%) Electronics
11 2 (0.76%) French Language
11 2 (0.76%) Games
11 2 (0.76%) Local Government
11 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.53%) Velocity
2 3 (1.15%) HTML
2 3 (1.15%) Laravel
3 1 (0.38%) CSS
3 1 (0.38%) EDI
3 1 (0.38%) JSON
3 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.02%) User Experience
2 16 (6.11%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.96%) Social Media
4 9 (3.44%) FMCG
5 7 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.53%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.53%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.15%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.15%) Fintech
8 3 (1.15%) PMI
9 2 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.76%) NHS
9 2 (0.76%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.76%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.38%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.38%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.38%) Photography
10 1 (0.38%) Social Network
10 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.53%) Windows
1 4 (1.53%) Windows 10
2 3 (1.15%) Android
3 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (53.44%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (40.84%) Project Management
3 84 (32.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (22.90%) E-Commerce
5 45 (17.18%) PRINCE2
6 37 (14.12%) Waterfall
7 35 (13.36%) Scrum
8 21 (8.02%) Digital Marketing
8 21 (8.02%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 20 (7.63%) CRM
10 16 (6.11%) SDLC
11 15 (5.73%) Project Planning
12 14 (5.34%) Programme Management
13 13 (4.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 12 (4.58%) Risk Management
15 11 (4.20%) Migration
15 11 (4.20%) Software Delivery
16 10 (3.82%) Supplier Management
17 9 (3.44%) Change Management
17 9 (3.44%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.53%) JavaScript
1 4 (1.53%) PHP
2 3 (1.15%) SQL
3 2 (0.76%) Java
4 1 (0.38%) C
4 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (5.73%) PMP
2 12 (4.58%) PMI Certification
3 8 (3.05%) ISEB
3 8 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (2.29%) Degree
5 3 (1.15%) APMP
6 2 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.76%) CCAB
6 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) CISSP
7 1 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) IIBA
7 1 (0.38%) MAPM
7 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.05%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) GDPR
2 4 (1.53%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.53%) PMO
3 3 (1.15%) WCAG
4 2 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Ansible
1 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.38%) Puppet
1 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (6.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.29%) SAP
3 5 (1.91%) Google
4 4 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.15%) Adobe
6 2 (0.76%) hybris
7 1 (0.38%) Apple
7 1 (0.38%) ATG
7 1 (0.38%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.38%) Citrix
7 1 (0.38%) IBM
7 1 (0.38%) Mercator
7 1 (0.38%) Novell
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle
7 1 (0.38%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.38%) VMware
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