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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 5 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 89 67 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.88% 8.25% 7.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.42% 8.97% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 51 26
Median daily rate £411 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.61% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £37.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +4.86%
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
617 747 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.26% 92.00% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 391 301
Median daily rate £400 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 63 50
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.15 £37.50 £34.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 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 +12 30 £431 -4.16% 5
Hemel Hempstead +6 11 £388 -4.32% 5
Welwyn Garden City +9 6 £425 - 1
St Albans +4 5 £350 -
Rickmansworth +4 4 £475 -
Stevenage +4 1 - -
Tring - 1 £445 -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 75 (49.67%) Project Management
2 49 (32.45%) PRINCE2
3 37 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (23.18%) Finance
5 30 (19.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (18.54%) Retail
7 18 (11.92%) Information Security
8 16 (10.60%) Change Management
9 13 (8.61%) PMI Certification
10 11 (7.28%) Information Security Management
10 11 (7.28%) Security Management
10 11 (7.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 11 (7.28%) IBM
10 11 (7.28%) ISMS
10 11 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (7.28%) Security Operations
10 11 (7.28%) Security Operations Centre
11 10 (6.62%) SDLC
11 10 (6.62%) Microsoft
11 10 (6.62%) ITIL
12 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
12 9 (5.96%) Risk Management
12 9 (5.96%) Scrum
12 9 (5.96%) ETL
12 9 (5.96%) PMI
12 9 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (5.30%) Coaching
13 8 (5.30%) ServiceNow
13 8 (5.30%) CISSP
13 8 (5.30%) Middleware

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 3 (1.99%) MS Project Server
1 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.66%) CMS
2 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.64%) MS Project
2 5 (3.31%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.66%) Lorenzo
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.66%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Office 365
1 2 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Silverpop
2 1 (0.66%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) WAN
2 3 (1.99%) LAN
3 2 (1.32%) SAN
4 1 (0.66%) PABX
4 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.66%) VLAN
4 1 (0.66%) VoIP
4 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.97%) DataStage
4 3 (1.99%) QlikView
5 2 (1.32%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.66%) Big Data
6 1 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.65%) JIRA
General
1 35 (23.18%) Finance
2 28 (18.54%) Retail
3 7 (4.64%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.31%) Local Government
5 4 (2.65%) Advertising
5 4 (2.65%) Banking
5 4 (2.65%) Billing
6 3 (1.99%) Automotive
6 3 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Front Office
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.30%) Middleware
2 4 (2.65%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.66%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (7.28%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.96%) PMI
3 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.99%) e-Learning
4 3 (1.99%) FMCG
4 3 (1.99%) NHS
4 3 (1.99%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.32%) EPoS
5 2 (1.32%) IVR
5 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.32%) User Experience
5 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.66%) CMDB
6 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.66%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.66%) Informatics
6 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.31%) Windows
2 4 (2.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.32%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.66%) CentOS
4 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (49.67%) Project Management
2 49 (32.45%) PRINCE2
3 37 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (19.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (11.92%) Information Security
6 16 (10.60%) Change Management
7 11 (7.28%) Information Security Management
7 11 (7.28%) ISMS
7 11 (7.28%) Security Management
7 11 (7.28%) Security Operations
8 10 (6.62%) ITIL
8 10 (6.62%) SDLC
9 9 (5.96%) ETL
9 9 (5.96%) Risk Management
9 9 (5.96%) Scrum
10 8 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.30%) Coaching
11 7 (4.64%) Programme Management
11 7 (4.64%) Supplier Management
11 7 (4.64%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.61%) PMI Certification
2 11 (7.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (5.30%) CISM
3 8 (5.30%) CISSP
4 7 (4.64%) CISA
4 7 (4.64%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.31%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.65%) PMP
7 3 (1.99%) Degree
7 3 (1.99%) ISEB
7 3 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.32%) APMP
9 1 (0.66%) ACCA
9 1 (0.66%) CCA
9 1 (0.66%) CCENT
9 1 (0.66%) CCNA
9 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.66%) MCSE
9 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.99%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.32%) GMP
3 2 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.66%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) vSphere
2 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (7.28%) IBM
2 10 (6.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.30%) ServiceNow
4 7 (4.64%) SAP
5 6 (3.97%) Oracle
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco
6 2 (1.32%) JDA
6 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.66%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.66%) Apple
7 1 (0.66%) Citrix
7 1 (0.66%) HP
7 1 (0.66%) Lotus
7 1 (0.66%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.66%) Sage
7 1 (0.66%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) Splunk
7 1 (0.66%) VMware
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Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £375 - 400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago