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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 32 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 25 57 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.98% 8.89% 8.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 9.52% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 42
Median daily rate £425 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £37.05 £41.13
% change year-on-year
-15.65% -9.90%
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
602 599 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.86% 93.45% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 308 417
Median daily rate £437 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 56 34
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £7.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -8 6 £425 -10.52% 3
Welwyn Garden City -8 5 £350 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -2 2 £325 -31.57%
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 41 (39.81%) Project Management
2 29 (28.16%) PRINCE2
2 29 (28.16%) Finance
3 27 (26.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (16.50%) Retail
6 15 (14.56%) Change Management
6 15 (14.56%) CRM
7 14 (13.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 13 (12.62%) MS Project
8 13 (12.62%) SDLC
9 12 (11.65%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (9.71%) Migration
11 9 (8.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 8 (7.77%) e-Learning
13 7 (6.80%) MS Office
13 7 (6.80%) SQL
13 7 (6.80%) ITIL
13 7 (6.80%) Supplier Management
13 7 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
14 6 (5.83%) SharePoint
14 6 (5.83%) E-Commerce
14 6 (5.83%) Configuration Management
14 6 (5.83%) Content Management
14 6 (5.83%) Billing
14 6 (5.83%) CMS
14 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
15 5 (4.85%) Automotive

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 (5.83%) CMS
1 6 (5.83%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (12.62%) MS Project
2 7 (6.80%) MS Office
3 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Endur
2 1 (0.97%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.97%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) SAN
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) Network Security
3 1 (0.97%) Firewall
3 1 (0.97%) SMS
3 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) QlikView
3 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) JIRA
General
1 29 (28.16%) Finance
2 17 (16.50%) Retail
3 6 (5.83%) Billing
4 5 (4.85%) Automotive
4 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.88%) Banking
6 3 (2.91%) Advertising
6 3 (2.91%) Marketing
7 2 (1.94%) Games
7 2 (1.94%) Legal
7 2 (1.94%) Local Government
8 1 (0.97%) Back Office
8 1 (0.97%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.97%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) J2EE
2 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) e-Learning
3 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.91%) FMCG
6 2 (1.94%) IVR
6 2 (1.94%) NHS
6 2 (1.94%) PMI
6 2 (1.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.97%) EPoS
7 1 (0.97%) Pricing Data
7 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.85%) Linux
1 5 (4.85%) Windows
2 2 (1.94%) CentOS
2 2 (1.94%) Mac OS
2 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.81%) Project Management
2 29 (28.16%) PRINCE2
3 27 (26.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.56%) Change Management
5 15 (14.56%) CRM
6 13 (12.62%) SDLC
7 10 (9.71%) Migration
8 7 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.80%) ITIL
8 7 (6.80%) Supplier Management
9 6 (5.83%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.83%) Content Management
9 6 (5.83%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (4.85%) Content Development
10 5 (4.85%) Planning and Forecasting
10 5 (4.85%) Waterfall
11 4 (3.88%) Presales
11 4 (3.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.80%) SQL
2 4 (3.88%) Java
3 2 (1.94%) C
4 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (3.88%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.88%) PMP
3 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.94%) CCA
4 2 (1.94%) CCENT
4 2 (1.94%) CCNA
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.94%) MCSE
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) vSphere
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (4.85%) HP
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.88%) NGA Human Resources
4 3 (2.91%) Avaya
4 3 (2.91%) Cisco
4 3 (2.91%) IBM
4 3 (2.91%) VMware
5 2 (1.94%) 3PAR
5 2 (1.94%) Apple
5 2 (1.94%) Mitel
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle
5 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.94%) Siemens
6 1 (0.97%) Citrix
6 1 (0.97%) Google
6 1 (0.97%) hybris
6 1 (0.97%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.97%) SAP
6 1 (0.97%) Splunk
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