The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 10 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 25 16 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.83% 5.37% 12.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.69% 5.63% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 42
Median daily rate £444 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £425 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £509 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.05 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-19.02% -9.63%
Project Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 284 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.17% 95.30% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 179 303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 37 19
Median hourly rate £12.05 £37.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.86% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £15.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £50.68 £31.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Bedfordshire region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +5 7 £475 +5.55% 2
Bedford - 7 £375 -
Dunstable -3 1 - - 1
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 13 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) Project Management
3 10 (19.61%) Finance
4 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
4 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.80%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (7.84%) Tableau
7 4 (7.84%) ETL
7 4 (7.84%) LAN
7 4 (7.84%) WAN
7 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 3 (5.88%) Information Management
8 3 (5.88%) Advertising
8 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.88%) Citrix
8 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.88%) CRM
8 3 (5.88%) Windows
8 3 (5.88%) People Management
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
8 3 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (3.92%) SDLC

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (3.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
1 2 (3.92%) Yammer
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) LAN
1 4 (7.84%) WAN
2 2 (3.92%) Intranet
2 2 (3.92%) SMS
3 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) OLAP
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.96%) QlikView
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.92%) Social Media
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.96%) IVR
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) Project Management
3 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
3 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
4 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 5 (9.80%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (7.84%) ETL
6 4 (7.84%) Scrum
6 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.88%) CRM
7 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (5.88%) Information Management
7 3 (5.88%) People Management
7 3 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (3.92%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (3.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) Java
1 2 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.96%) ISSMP
2 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.96%) PMP
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Tableau
2 3 (5.88%) Citrix
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) hybris
3 2 (3.92%) Informatica
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Cognos
4 1 (1.96%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (1.96%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (1.96%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) Teradata
4 1 (1.96%) Vertica
Ireland, Bedfordshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago