The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 49 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 13 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.91% 2.12% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.29% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 1
Median daily rate £374 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.25% +8.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
IT 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
650 698 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.31% 92.70% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 351 311
Median daily rate £400 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 48 46
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £36.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Watford +2 3 £320 -29.86%
St Albans -1 1 - -
Stevenage -2 1 £210 -58.00%
Tring - 1 £445 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £325 -
IT Project Manager
East of England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT 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 Hertfordshire region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) DataStage
4 3 (15.00%) Middleware
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) MS Project
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) FMCG
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.00%) Silverpop
6 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (5.00%) ISMS
6 1 (5.00%) Mason

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Silverpop
1 1 (5.00%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.00%) DataStage
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (5.00%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.00%) Campaign Management
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) ISMS
6 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Sage
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow