The median contractor rate for a Development Project Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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.

Project Manager - Development
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 400 411 398
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Project Manager 22 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.078% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 21
Median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £391 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £418 £425
% change year-on-year +1.79% -1.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -44.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19622 20610 22172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.89% 95.28% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14013 14955 15445
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 383
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -4.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Development Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Development Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Development Project Manager in London

Development Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Project Manager in London

Development Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Development Project Manager in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Development Project Manager in London

Development Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Project Manager in London

Development Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Project Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London -1 2 £525 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £613 -
Development Project Manager
England

Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Development 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 London region featuring Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (31.03%) Project Management
5 7 (24.14%) Analytics
5 7 (24.14%) Change Management
6 6 (20.69%) JIRA
7 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Confluence
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.79%) SDLC
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Banking
8 4 (13.79%) Web Analytics
8 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
9 3 (10.34%) Publishing
9 3 (10.34%) Scrum
9 3 (10.34%) Equities
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
10 2 (6.90%) SIEM
10 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (6.90%) Security Monitoring
10 2 (6.90%) Fintech
10 2 (6.90%) Information Security
10 2 (6.90%) Web Development
10 2 (6.90%) Front Office
10 2 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Development Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (17.24%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Extranet
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Blockchain
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
General
1 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Publishing
4 2 (6.90%) Front Office
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Law
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Equities
3 2 (6.90%) Fintech
3 2 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) PDA
4 1 (3.45%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) Analytics
4 7 (24.14%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 4 (13.79%) Web Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.90%) Information Security
8 2 (6.90%) Security Monitoring
8 2 (6.90%) SIEM
8 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
8 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) MiFID
1 1 (3.45%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
1 1 (3.45%) Reuters
1 1 (3.45%) SAP