The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Project Manager
Rank 135 112 77
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 32 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 0.91% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.96% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 29
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £413 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £550 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Senior Project Manager
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3699 3452 2871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.53% 94.81% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2235 1950 1541
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 204 188
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cheshire -2 14 £490 +3.15%
Manchester -13 11 £444 -11.25% 3
Lancashire +4 4 £425 -22.72%
Merseyside -8 2 £413 -25.00%
Senior Project Manager
England

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 North West region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 17 (32.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (26.92%) Project Management
3 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 10 (19.23%) PRINCE2
6 8 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (13.46%) Oracle
7 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
7 7 (13.46%) Banking
8 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (11.54%) Hyperion
8 6 (11.54%) People Management
9 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.62%) Change Management
9 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
9 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
9 5 (9.62%) Change Control
9 5 (9.62%) Hyperion Planning
9 5 (9.62%) Performance Management
10 4 (7.69%) Office 365
10 4 (7.69%) Line Management
10 4 (7.69%) BT
10 4 (7.69%) Software Delivery
10 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
11 3 (5.77%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
11 3 (5.77%) Contingency Planning
11 3 (5.77%) SDLC
11 3 (5.77%) Project Governance
11 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.92%) JBoss
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
1 1 (1.92%) MPLS
1 1 (1.92%) NetScreen
1 1 (1.92%) VoIP
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (13.46%) Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Local Government
5 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Project Management
3 13 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 10 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
6 6 (11.54%) People Management
6 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.62%) Change Control
7 5 (9.62%) Change Management
7 5 (9.62%) Performance Management
7 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.69%) Line Management
8 4 (7.69%) Software Delivery
9 3 (5.77%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.77%) Coaching
9 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.77%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
9 3 (5.77%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.85%) PMP
2 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.92%) APMP
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Hyperion
3 4 (7.69%) BT
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.77%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) IBM
5 2 (3.85%) Openreach
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) F5
6 1 (1.92%) Juniper
6 1 (1.92%) VMware