The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the St Albans region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 3 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 17.86% 8.00% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.52% 8.33% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.42%
Project Manager
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
27 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 96.43% 96.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 7
Median daily rate £350 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £29.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.71% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 St Albans region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project Server
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) CMDB
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 3 (50.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow