The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 5 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 14 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 13.33% 4.46% 6.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.86% 4.55% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Median daily rate £419 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £396
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 £31.25 £42.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-25.59% +41.17%
Project Manager
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 110 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.19% 98.21% 97.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 66
Median daily rate £350 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 23
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -42.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £23.50 £32.50
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 Peterborough

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 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 Peterborough region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) Legal
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Banking
7 1 (5.26%) Information Management
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) Windows XP

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
5 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) BPMN
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Information Management
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Cognos
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.26%) SAP