Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 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.

Technical Project Manager
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 518 488
Rank change year-on-year -26 -30 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 329 386 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.42% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 267 285
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £320 £320 £313
90th Percentile £575 £588 £556
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
England median hourly rate - £32.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +39.81%
UK median hourly rate - £32.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +39.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89884 92670 98656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.76% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59938 60988 63819
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2667 3006 3819
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.97 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.90 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Technical Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Project Manager in England

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Project Manager in England

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Project Manager in England

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Project Manager in England

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
London -85 140 £453 -4.74% 13
South East +41 90 £450 - 6
North of England +42 27 £400 - 5
South West +11 25 £425 -10.53% 1
Midlands +17 24 £425 -3.41% 1
East of England -33 18 £431 +1.47% 3
West Midlands +33 17 £458 +1.67%
North West +13 15 £375 -6.25% 3
Yorkshire +14 11 £400 - 2
East Midlands -15 6 £400 +14.29% 1
North East +59 1 £550 +57.14%
Technical Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 England region featuring Technical Project Manager in the job title.

1 131 (39.82%) Project Management
2 95 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (24.62%) PRINCE2
4 79 (24.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (18.54%) Finance
6 53 (16.11%) Migration
7 49 (14.89%) Microsoft
8 33 (10.03%) Office 365
9 31 (9.42%) Oracle
10 30 (9.12%) Windows
11 26 (7.90%) Banking
11 26 (7.90%) PMP
12 25 (7.60%) Microsoft Azure
13 23 (6.99%) Project Planning
13 23 (6.99%) ITIL
14 22 (6.69%) PMI Certification
14 22 (6.69%) Retail
14 22 (6.69%) Security Cleared
15 21 (6.38%) Microsoft Project
16 19 (5.78%) SC Cleared
17 18 (5.47%) Waterfall
17 18 (5.47%) Java
17 18 (5.47%) CRM
17 18 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 17 (5.17%) Degree
19 16 (4.86%) Data Centre
19 16 (4.86%) Risk Management
20 15 (4.56%) Telecoms
20 15 (4.56%) Programme Management
20 15 (4.56%) LAN

Technical 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 12 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.43%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.82%) CMS
4 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.52%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.91%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.61%) Drupal
6 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.30%) Confluence
7 1 (0.30%) SAS
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (6.38%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (3.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.04%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.22%) Siebel CRM
3 3 (0.91%) Magento
3 3 (0.91%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.61%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.30%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.03%) Office 365
2 25 (7.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (1.22%) IaaS
4 4 (1.22%) PaaS
5 3 (0.91%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.61%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.61%) Yammer
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.30%) CloudSense
7 1 (0.30%) GitHub
7 1 (0.30%) Heroku
7 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.56%) LAN
1 15 (4.56%) WAN
2 12 (3.65%) Skype
3 9 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (2.43%) Firewall
5 4 (1.22%) VoIP
5 4 (1.22%) Wireless
6 3 (0.91%) 3G
6 3 (0.91%) 4G
6 3 (0.91%) Broadband
6 3 (0.91%) SMS
6 3 (0.91%) VPN
7 2 (0.61%) ATM
7 2 (0.61%) DHCP
7 2 (0.61%) FTP
7 2 (0.61%) HTTP
7 2 (0.61%) NAS
7 2 (0.61%) SMTP
7 2 (0.61%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.56%) Big Data
2 8 (2.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.61%) Data Lake
5 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.61%) DB2
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.30%) Clusterpoint
6 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.30%) MS Access
6 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.30%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.82%) JIRA
2 2 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 61 (18.54%) Finance
2 26 (7.90%) Banking
3 22 (6.69%) Retail
4 15 (4.56%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.34%) Marketing
6 6 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.52%) Legal
8 4 (1.22%) Automotive
8 4 (1.22%) Back Office
9 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.61%) Advertising
10 2 (0.61%) Billing
10 2 (0.61%) Games
10 2 (0.61%) Law
10 2 (0.61%) Local Government
11 1 (0.30%) Electronics
11 1 (0.30%) French Language
11 1 (0.30%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.43%) .NET
2 7 (2.13%) HTML
3 4 (1.22%) Middleware
4 3 (0.91%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.91%) J2EE
4 3 (0.91%) Java EE
4 3 (0.91%) SAPUI5
4 3 (0.91%) Spring
4 3 (0.91%) Struts
4 3 (0.91%) Web Services
5 2 (0.61%) HTML5
5 2 (0.61%) Node.js
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.30%) COM
6 1 (0.30%) COM+
6 1 (0.30%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.30%) Kafka
6 1 (0.30%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.30%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.86%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.04%) PMI
4 8 (2.43%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.13%) NHS
6 6 (1.82%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.91%) Derivative
8 3 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.91%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.61%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.61%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.61%) Fintech
9 2 (0.61%) Infotainment
9 2 (0.61%) iPhone
9 2 (0.61%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.12%) Windows
2 11 (3.34%) Linux
3 8 (2.43%) Unix
4 7 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.52%) Android
6 5 (1.52%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.91%) Solaris
7 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.61%) AIX
8 2 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (39.82%) Project Management
2 95 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (24.62%) PRINCE2
4 79 (24.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (16.11%) Migration
6 23 (6.99%) ITIL
6 23 (6.99%) Project Planning
7 18 (5.47%) CRM
7 18 (5.47%) Waterfall
8 16 (4.86%) Risk Management
9 15 (4.56%) Programme Management
10 13 (3.95%) Change Management
10 13 (3.95%) Scrum
11 12 (3.65%) Analytics
12 11 (3.34%) Data Migration
12 11 (3.34%) ERP
13 10 (3.04%) DevOps
13 10 (3.04%) E-Commerce
13 10 (3.04%) Resource Management
14 9 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.47%) Java
2 9 (2.74%) JavaScript
3 8 (2.43%) C#
4 7 (2.13%) SQL
5 5 (1.52%) Python
6 4 (1.22%) C
7 3 (0.91%) Perl
7 3 (0.91%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.91%) VBScript
8 2 (0.61%) C++
8 2 (0.61%) PHP
8 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.61%) Ruby
8 2 (0.61%) Rust
8 2 (0.61%) VBA
9 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.30%) Scala
9 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (7.90%) PMP
2 22 (6.69%) PMI Certification
2 22 (6.69%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.78%) SC Cleared
4 18 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 17 (5.17%) Degree
6 10 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.91%) APMP
7 3 (0.91%) CISSP
8 2 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.61%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.30%) CCNA
9 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.30%) MCP
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.13%) GDPR
1 7 (2.13%) PMO
2 5 (1.52%) QA
3 2 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.61%) PMBOK
3 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (3.34%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.30%) Firmware
4 1 (0.30%) Samba
4 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.43%) SCCM
2 3 (0.91%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.61%) SCOM
4 1 (0.30%) Control-M
4 1 (0.30%) Forum Sentry
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 49 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.42%) Oracle
3 13 (3.95%) SAP
4 11 (3.34%) VMware
5 9 (2.74%) Cisco
6 8 (2.43%) Citrix
6 8 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.82%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.82%) Siebel
8 3 (0.91%) BMC
8 3 (0.91%) hybris
8 3 (0.91%) JDA
8 3 (0.91%) LANDesk
8 3 (0.91%) NetApp
8 3 (0.91%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.91%) Tripwire
9 2 (0.61%) ATG
9 2 (0.61%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.61%) Google
9 2 (0.61%) Lotus