The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the M4 Corridor region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 15.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £36.53 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -10.91%
Project Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 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
M4 Corridor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 100.00% 90.00% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £325 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of IT contracts across the M4 Corridor region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the M4 Corridor region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the M4 Corridor region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor