The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 21 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 36 43 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.12% 7.33% 10.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.39% 7.82% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 38
Median daily rate £438 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £406 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.12 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-25.36% -6.66%

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
563 550 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.75% 93.70% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 279 339
Median daily rate £450 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £160 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £610 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 33
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% -32.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £7.66 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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 Project Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Watford 0 9 £438 -7.89% 2
Hemel Hempstead +2 6 £510 -
Welwyn Garden City -9 4 £350 -
Stevenage -4 2 £265 -38.37% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
Kings Langley - 1 £538 -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 37 (41.11%) Project Management
2 27 (30.00%) Finance
3 23 (25.56%) PRINCE2
4 21 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (17.78%) Retail
7 15 (16.67%) Change Management
8 12 (13.33%) MS Project
8 12 (13.33%) Supplier Management
9 11 (12.22%) Migration
10 10 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (11.11%) SDLC
11 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (8.89%) e-Learning
12 8 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (8.89%) CRM
13 7 (7.78%) MS Office
13 7 (7.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 7 (7.78%) Degree
14 6 (6.67%) Billing
14 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
14 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
14 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
14 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
15 5 (5.56%) SAP
15 5 (5.56%) Automotive
15 5 (5.56%) CMS
15 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
15 5 (5.56%) Content Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.56%) CMS
3 3 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) MS Project
2 7 (7.78%) MS Office
3 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (3.33%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.11%) Endur
3 1 (1.11%) OpenCart
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.11%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Firewall
1 2 (2.22%) Internet
1 2 (2.22%) Network Security
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) QlikView
2 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) JIRA
1 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (30.00%) Finance
2 16 (17.78%) Retail
3 6 (6.67%) Billing
4 5 (5.56%) Automotive
4 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.44%) Advertising
6 2 (2.22%) Banking
6 2 (2.22%) Games
6 2 (2.22%) Legal
7 1 (1.11%) Local Government
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.89%) e-Learning
3 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.33%) EPoS
6 2 (2.22%) FMCG
6 2 (2.22%) IVR
6 2 (2.22%) NHS
6 2 (2.22%) PMI
7 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.11%) Pricing Data
7 1 (1.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.11%) Project Management
2 23 (25.56%) PRINCE2
3 21 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (16.67%) Change Management
6 12 (13.33%) Supplier Management
7 11 (12.22%) Migration
8 10 (11.11%) SDLC
9 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.89%) CRM
11 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 5 (5.56%) Content Development
12 5 (5.56%) Content Management
12 5 (5.56%) Data Migration
12 5 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
12 5 (5.56%) Presales
13 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
13 4 (4.44%) Time Management
13 4 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.33%) Java
2 2 (2.22%) C
2 2 (2.22%) SQL
3 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (7.78%) Degree
3 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (5.56%) SAP
3 4 (4.44%) HP
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) NGA Human Resources
4 3 (3.33%) Avaya
4 3 (3.33%) IBM
5 2 (2.22%) Citrix
5 2 (2.22%) Mitel
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle
5 2 (2.22%) Siemens
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco
6 1 (1.11%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.11%) Google
6 1 (1.11%) OpenLink
6 1 (1.11%) Splunk
6 1 (1.11%) VMware
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago