The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 5 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 84 62 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.73% 9.51% 11.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.24% 9.97% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 41 57
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £375 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £38.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £34.00 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-32.35% -9.69%
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
686 622 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.81% 95.40% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 319 358
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 45
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -29.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.85 £9.25 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.91 £34.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +3 17 £388 -6.06% 3
Welwyn Garden City +1 7 £500 -
Hemel Hempstead -6 6 £450 +12.50% 4
Rickmansworth +1 5 £475 -4.76%
Stevenage 0 2 £210 -58.00%
St Albans -1 1 - -
Tring - 1 £445 -
Royston - 1 - -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title.

1 57 (44.19%) Project Management
2 40 (31.01%) Finance
3 39 (30.23%) PRINCE2
4 33 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (20.16%) Retail
7 18 (13.95%) Information Security
8 17 (13.18%) Risk Management
9 14 (10.85%) Change Management
10 12 (9.30%) Information Security Management
10 12 (9.30%) Security Management
10 12 (9.30%) ISMS
11 10 (7.75%) Security Operations
11 10 (7.75%) Security Operations Centre
11 10 (7.75%) PMI Certification
11 10 (7.75%) Migration
12 9 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (6.98%) Oracle
12 9 (6.98%) IBM
12 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
12 9 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (6.20%) Resource Management
13 8 (6.20%) Security Cleared
13 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (6.20%) Vulnerability Management
13 8 (6.20%) PMI
14 7 (5.43%) JDA
14 7 (5.43%) CISM
14 7 (5.43%) CISSP
14 7 (5.43%) ETL

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.88%) MS Project Server
2 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
1 7 (5.43%) MS Project
2 3 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.78%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.78%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Silverpop
2 1 (0.78%) SmartFocus
2 1 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) WAN
2 3 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) PABX
3 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.78%) VLAN
3 1 (0.78%) VoIP
3 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (3.88%) DataStage
2 3 (2.33%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.78%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) JIRA
1 5 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (31.01%) Finance
2 26 (20.16%) Retail
3 6 (4.65%) Advertising
4 5 (3.88%) Local Government
4 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.33%) Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.55%) Back Office
6 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
7 1 (0.78%) Front Office
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.65%) Middleware
2 4 (3.10%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.78%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.20%) PMI
3 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.33%) EPoS
4 3 (2.33%) NHS
4 3 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.55%) FMCG
5 2 (1.55%) IVR
5 2 (1.55%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.78%) CMDB
6 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) LIMS
6 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.33%) Windows
2 2 (1.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.78%) Linux
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (44.19%) Project Management
2 39 (30.23%) PRINCE2
3 33 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (13.95%) Information Security
6 17 (13.18%) Risk Management
7 14 (10.85%) Change Management
8 12 (9.30%) Information Security Management
8 12 (9.30%) ISMS
8 12 (9.30%) Security Management
9 10 (7.75%) Migration
9 10 (7.75%) Security Operations
10 8 (6.20%) Resource Management
10 8 (6.20%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (5.43%) ETL
11 7 (5.43%) ITIL
11 7 (5.43%) Scrum
12 6 (4.65%) Matrix Management
13 5 (3.88%) Business Analysis
13 5 (3.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (7.75%) PMI Certification
2 9 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (6.20%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.43%) CISM
4 7 (5.43%) CISSP
5 6 (4.65%) CISA
5 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.33%) ISEB
7 2 (1.55%) APMP
7 2 (1.55%) Degree
7 2 (1.55%) PMP
7 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.78%) ACCA
8 1 (0.78%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.55%) GMP
3 2 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.78%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (6.98%) IBM
1 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
1 9 (6.98%) Oracle
2 7 (5.43%) JDA
3 6 (4.65%) SAP
4 4 (3.10%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco
6 1 (0.78%) Citrix
6 1 (0.78%) Cognos
6 1 (0.78%) Lotus
6 1 (0.78%) NGA Human Resources
6 1 (0.78%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.78%) Sage
6 1 (0.78%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.78%) Splunk
6 1 (0.78%) TECHNIDATA
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