The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dunstable region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 3 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 3 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 18.75% 30.77% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 30.77% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 2
Median daily rate - £475 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £409
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £31.10 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-26.04% -17.06%
Project Manager
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dunstable 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
Dunstable
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15 52 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 93.75% 100.00% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 39 24
Median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Dunstable region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Data Entry

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP