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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 9 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 83 63 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.28% 8.34% 8.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.89% 9.03% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 41 38
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £403
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.06% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
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
644 698 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 92.45% 91.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 357 308
Median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £170
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 46 46
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -30.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 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 31 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 +10 22 £388 -8.82% 3
Welwyn Garden City +8 6 £425 - 1
St Albans +2 5 £350 - 1
Rickmansworth -1 4 £475 -
Hemel Hempstead -4 4 £375 -7.40% 3
Stevenage -4 1 - -
Tring - 1 £445 -
Royston - 1 - -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 63 (47.37%) Project Management
2 39 (29.32%) PRINCE2
3 32 (24.06%) Finance
4 29 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (19.55%) Retail
5 26 (19.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (13.53%) Information Security
7 11 (8.27%) Change Management
7 11 (8.27%) Information Security Management
7 11 (8.27%) Security Management
7 11 (8.27%) IBM
7 11 (8.27%) PMI Certification
7 11 (8.27%) Risk Management
7 11 (8.27%) ISMS
7 11 (8.27%) Security Operations
7 11 (8.27%) Security Operations Centre
8 10 (7.52%) Scrum
8 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (6.77%) PMI
9 9 (6.77%) ETL
9 9 (6.77%) ITIL
9 9 (6.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
10 8 (6.02%) CISSP
10 8 (6.02%) Management Information System
10 8 (6.02%) CISM
10 8 (6.02%) Middleware
10 8 (6.02%) Migration
11 7 (5.26%) Manufacturing

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 (2.26%) MS Project Server
1 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.51%) MS Project
2 5 (3.76%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Lorenzo
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.75%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Office 365
1 2 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Silverpop
2 1 (0.75%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) WAN
2 3 (2.26%) LAN
3 2 (1.50%) SAN
4 1 (0.75%) PABX
4 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.75%) VLAN
4 1 (0.75%) VoIP
4 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (4.51%) DataStage
2 2 (1.50%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (1.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) Big Data
3 1 (0.75%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) JIRA
General
1 32 (24.06%) Finance
2 26 (19.55%) Retail
3 7 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.76%) Local Government
5 4 (3.01%) Banking
6 3 (2.26%) Advertising
6 3 (2.26%) Automotive
6 3 (2.26%) Billing
6 3 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.75%) Front Office
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.02%) Middleware
2 4 (3.01%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.75%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (6.77%) PMI
3 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.26%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.26%) NHS
4 3 (2.26%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.50%) EPoS
5 2 (1.50%) FMCG
5 2 (1.50%) IVR
5 2 (1.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.75%) CMDB
6 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Informatics
6 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.76%) Windows
2 3 (2.26%) Linux
3 2 (1.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.75%) CentOS
4 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (47.37%) Project Management
2 39 (29.32%) PRINCE2
3 29 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (19.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (13.53%) Information Security
6 11 (8.27%) Change Management
6 11 (8.27%) Information Security Management
6 11 (8.27%) ISMS
6 11 (8.27%) Risk Management
6 11 (8.27%) Security Management
6 11 (8.27%) Security Operations
7 10 (7.52%) Scrum
8 9 (6.77%) ETL
8 9 (6.77%) ITIL
9 8 (6.02%) Migration
10 7 (5.26%) Programme Management
10 7 (5.26%) Supplier Management
10 7 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (4.51%) PRINCE
11 6 (4.51%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.27%) PMI Certification
2 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (6.02%) CISM
3 8 (6.02%) CISSP
4 7 (5.26%) CISA
4 7 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.26%) ISEB
7 2 (1.50%) APMP
7 2 (1.50%) Degree
7 2 (1.50%) PMP
7 2 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.75%) ACCA
8 1 (0.75%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.50%) GMP
3 2 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.75%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) vSphere
2 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (8.27%) IBM
2 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.26%) Oracle
3 7 (5.26%) SAP
4 5 (3.76%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.01%) JDA
6 1 (0.75%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco
6 1 (0.75%) Citrix
6 1 (0.75%) Cognos
6 1 (0.75%) HP
6 1 (0.75%) Lotus
6 1 (0.75%) NGA Human Resources
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.75%) Sage
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.75%) Splunk
6 1 (0.75%) VMware
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £001 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £200 - £210 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago