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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 8 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 81 102 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.51% 12.53% 8.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.89% 13.32% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 58 47
Median daily rate £400 £455 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £400 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £630 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +34.45%
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
681 766 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.73% 94.10% 96.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 390 407
Median daily rate £390 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £188 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 73 55
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +7 28 £413 -10.81% 4
Hemel Hempstead +14 17 £388 -3.12% 1
Welwyn Garden City +8 11 £425 - 1
Stevenage -1 2 £318 -51.15% 1
Rickmansworth +3 1 - -
St Albans -6 1 - -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 77 (46.39%) Project Management
2 55 (33.13%) PRINCE2
3 44 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (24.10%) Finance
5 33 (19.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (14.46%) Retail
7 23 (13.86%) Change Management
8 19 (11.45%) Information Security
9 18 (10.84%) SDLC
10 15 (9.04%) PMI Certification
11 14 (8.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (7.83%) ITIL
13 12 (7.23%) CRM
13 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
13 12 (7.23%) Scrum
14 11 (6.63%) Information Security Management
14 11 (6.63%) Security Management
14 11 (6.63%) Management Information System
14 11 (6.63%) IBM
14 11 (6.63%) SQL Server
14 11 (6.63%) MS Project
14 11 (6.63%) PMI
14 11 (6.63%) ISMS
14 11 (6.63%) Security Operations
14 11 (6.63%) Security Operations Centre
15 10 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (5.42%) Migration
16 9 (5.42%) SQL
16 9 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 9 (5.42%) Analytical Skills

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 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.41%) CMS
2 4 (2.41%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.81%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) Confluence
5 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (6.63%) MS Project
2 7 (4.22%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.81%) MS Office
3 3 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Office 365
2 2 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) SAN
2 2 (1.20%) LAN
2 2 (1.20%) WAN
2 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.60%) Firewall
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) Network Security
3 1 (0.60%) PABX
3 1 (0.60%) SMS
3 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.01%) QlikView
4 4 (2.41%) DataStage
5 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.60%) Big Data
7 1 (0.60%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (3.01%) JIRA
General
1 40 (24.10%) Finance
2 24 (14.46%) Retail
3 7 (4.22%) Billing
4 6 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.01%) Automotive
5 5 (3.01%) Banking
6 4 (2.41%) Advertising
6 4 (2.41%) Marketing
7 2 (1.20%) Local Government
7 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.60%) Electronics
8 1 (0.60%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) Middleware
2 3 (1.81%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (1.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.63%) Management Information System
1 11 (6.63%) PMI
1 11 (6.63%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.61%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.01%) e-Learning
5 4 (2.41%) NHS
6 3 (1.81%) IVR
6 3 (1.81%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.81%) User Experience
7 2 (1.20%) EPoS
7 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.60%) FMCG
8 1 (0.60%) Informatics
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.22%) Linux
1 7 (4.22%) Windows
2 3 (1.81%) CentOS
2 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (46.39%) Project Management
2 55 (33.13%) PRINCE2
3 44 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (19.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (13.86%) Change Management
6 19 (11.45%) Information Security
7 18 (10.84%) SDLC
8 13 (7.83%) ITIL
9 12 (7.23%) CRM
9 12 (7.23%) Scrum
10 11 (6.63%) Information Security Management
10 11 (6.63%) ISMS
10 11 (6.63%) Security Management
10 11 (6.63%) Security Operations
11 10 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.42%) Migration
13 8 (4.82%) Coaching
13 8 (4.82%) Supplier Management
14 7 (4.22%) Vulnerability Management
14 7 (4.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.42%) SQL
2 4 (2.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) PMI Certification
2 14 (8.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (4.82%) CISM
3 8 (4.82%) CISSP
4 7 (4.22%) CISA
5 6 (3.61%) PMP
6 5 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.41%) Degree
8 3 (1.81%) ISEB
8 3 (1.81%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.20%) CCA
9 2 (1.20%) CCENT
9 2 (1.20%) CCNA
9 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.20%) MCSE
9 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.60%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.63%) IBM
3 7 (4.22%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.61%) SAP
4 6 (3.61%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.01%) HP
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle
7 3 (1.81%) 3PAR
7 3 (1.81%) Cisco
7 3 (1.81%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.81%) VMware
8 2 (1.20%) Apple
8 2 (1.20%) Avaya
8 2 (1.20%) JDA
8 2 (1.20%) Splunk
9 1 (0.60%) Citrix
9 1 (0.60%) hybris
9 1 (0.60%) Lotus
9 1 (0.60%) Mitel
9 1 (0.60%) Siemens
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