The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Senior Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Project Manager
Rank 107 97 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 1 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.053% 0.40% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.42% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 7
Median daily rate £650 £650 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £493
% change year-on-year
- -3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Senior Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1789 1673 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.91% 95.11% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1110 997 732
Median daily rate £400 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 64 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, Senior 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 Manchester region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Office 365
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (15.38%) SCCM
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Intranet
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM