The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior 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
Senior Project Manager
Rank 335 322 298
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 344 361 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.65% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.69% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 254 248
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £394 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £689 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £485 £488
% change year-on-year
-4.63% -0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £49.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51013 52259 50243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33240 32883 30807
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1530 1985 2033
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the UK.

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England +1 323 £500 - 65
London -24 134 £575 +4.54% 29
South East +12 84 £488 +2.63% 11
North West +1 29 £425 -8.10% 6
City of London +33 24 £613 +6.56% 10
Berkshire -3 18 £500 -9.09% 2
West Midlands -27 18 £488 +8.33% 4
East Midlands +1 17 £450 -5.26% 1
East of England +9 16 £460 -8.00% 3
Scotland -24 16 £459 -2.65% 2
Hampshire +5 14 £478 +5.23% 2
Edinburgh -11 14 £459 -8.20% 1
Buckinghamshire +24 13 £400 - 2
Milton Keynes +21 13 £400 - 2
Cheshire +7 13 £450 -
South West -7 13 £488 +25.00% 3
Surrey +1 12 £538 +19.44% 3
West Sussex -6 12 £463 +7.55%
Oxfordshire +7 9 £475 -12.64%
Bristol +3 9 £425 +1.19%
Northamptonshire +2 9 £450 -2.70%
Hertfordshire +17 8 £490 +0.51% 2
Northampton 0 8 £425 -
Birmingham -3 8 £475 +5.55% 1
Manchester -14 8 £425 -12.82% 5
Yorkshire -2 7 £441 -11.75% 7
Hook +5 6 £471 +8.95%
Lancashire +1 6 £425 -15.00% 1
West Yorkshire -8 6 £445 -8.24% 4
Havant +9 5 £494 +20.42%

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 406 (53.00%) Project Management
2 285 (37.21%) Finance
3 236 (30.81%) PRINCE2
4 233 (30.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 196 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
6 117 (15.27%) Banking
7 75 (9.79%) Migration
8 72 (9.40%) Programme Management
9 71 (9.27%) Risk Management
9 71 (9.27%) Retail
10 65 (8.49%) PMI Certification
11 61 (7.96%) Microsoft
12 56 (7.31%) PMP
12 56 (7.31%) Security Cleared
13 54 (7.05%) Waterfall
13 54 (7.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 50 (6.53%) Change Management
15 49 (6.40%) Telecoms
16 48 (6.27%) Degree
17 47 (6.14%) Scrum
18 45 (5.87%) Data Centre
19 43 (5.61%) MS Project
20 42 (5.48%) Project Planning
21 41 (5.35%) Matrix Management
21 41 (5.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 41 (5.35%) Oracle
22 40 (5.22%) Change Control
22 40 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
23 39 (5.09%) Supplier Management
24 38 (4.96%) ITIL

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 17 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.17%) CMS
3 4 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (0.52%) MS Project Server
4 3 (0.39%) Confluence
4 3 (0.39%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (5.61%) MS Project
2 30 (3.92%) MS Office
3 28 (3.66%) MS Excel
4 19 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.26%) Magento
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.26%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.13%) Data Workbench
5 1 (0.13%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.13%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.00%) Office 365
2 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.65%) IaaS
4 4 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.39%) SaaS
6 2 (0.26%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.74%) WAN
2 17 (2.22%) LAN
3 6 (0.78%) Firewall
3 6 (0.78%) Skype
3 6 (0.78%) VoIP
4 5 (0.65%) SAN
4 5 (0.65%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.52%) MPLS
6 3 (0.39%) Internet
6 3 (0.39%) Network Security
7 2 (0.26%) HTTP
7 2 (0.26%) Intranet
7 2 (0.26%) LDAP
7 2 (0.26%) NAS
7 2 (0.26%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.26%) SSL
7 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.26%) WebEx
8 1 (0.13%) DNS
8 1 (0.13%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (0.52%) Big Data
3 4 (0.52%) Hadoop
3 4 (0.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.39%) Electronic Patient Records
4 3 (0.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.26%) OLAP
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.13%) KDB
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.31%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) GoCD
2 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 285 (37.21%) Finance
2 117 (15.27%) Banking
3 71 (9.27%) Retail
4 49 (6.40%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.87%) Legal
5 22 (2.87%) Marketing
6 20 (2.61%) Advertising
6 20 (2.61%) Retail Banking
7 15 (1.96%) Front Office
8 13 (1.70%) Law
9 12 (1.57%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.57%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.17%) Billing
12 7 (0.91%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.65%) Electronics
14 4 (0.52%) Games
14 4 (0.52%) Local Government
15 3 (0.39%) Automotive
15 3 (0.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (0.91%) Middleware
2 5 (0.65%) Web Services
3 4 (0.52%) .NET
4 3 (0.39%) HTML
4 3 (0.39%) SAP PI
5 2 (0.26%) HTML5
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (0.26%) SOAP
5 2 (0.26%) XML
5 2 (0.26%) XSD
5 2 (0.26%) XSL
6 1 (0.13%) CSS
6 1 (0.13%) Dojo
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 45 (5.87%) Data Centre
2 40 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (2.74%) PMI
4 20 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.48%) NHS
6 14 (1.83%) Virtual Team
7 11 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (1.17%) Mainframe
9 7 (0.91%) EPoS
9 7 (0.91%) iPad
10 6 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.78%) Economics
10 6 (0.78%) User Experience
11 5 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.52%) Derivative
12 4 (0.52%) FMCG
12 4 (0.52%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.52%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (1.96%) Windows
2 8 (1.04%) Unix
3 6 (0.78%) Linux
4 4 (0.52%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.39%) AIX
6 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.13%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.13%) Solaris
7 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (53.00%) Project Management
2 236 (30.81%) PRINCE2
3 233 (30.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 196 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (9.79%) Migration
6 72 (9.40%) Programme Management
7 71 (9.27%) Risk Management
8 54 (7.05%) Waterfall
9 50 (6.53%) Change Management
10 47 (6.14%) Scrum
11 42 (5.48%) Project Planning
12 41 (5.35%) Matrix Management
13 40 (5.22%) Change Control
14 39 (5.09%) Supplier Management
15 38 (4.96%) ITIL
16 34 (4.44%) Matrix Organization
17 31 (4.05%) SDLC
18 30 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
19 29 (3.79%) Asset Management
20 28 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (1.44%) Java
2 8 (1.04%) C
3 7 (0.91%) SQL
4 3 (0.39%) C#
4 3 (0.39%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.26%) C++
5 2 (0.26%) Groovy
6 1 (0.13%) PHP
6 1 (0.13%) Python
6 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (8.49%) PMI Certification
2 56 (7.31%) PMP
2 56 (7.31%) Security Cleared
3 54 (7.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 48 (6.27%) Degree
5 41 (5.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 32 (4.18%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.70%) APMP
8 9 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.91%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.91%) ISEB
10 6 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.39%) CISSP
12 3 (0.39%) HNC
12 3 (0.39%) HND
12 3 (0.39%) PgMP
13 2 (0.26%) APMG
14 1 (0.13%) CISA
14 1 (0.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.96%) QA
2 14 (1.83%) MiFID
3 10 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.65%) FATCA
5 5 (0.65%) SEPA
6 4 (0.52%) SLA
7 2 (0.26%) COBIT
7 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.26%) EMIR
8 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) SCCM
2 1 (0.13%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.13%) Ansible
2 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 61 (7.96%) Microsoft
2 41 (5.35%) Oracle
3 25 (3.26%) SAP
4 10 (1.31%) Cisco
5 6 (0.78%) Hyperion
6 5 (0.65%) Citrix
6 5 (0.65%) Kronos
6 5 (0.65%) Remedy
6 5 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.52%) BT
7 4 (0.52%) Charles River
7 4 (0.52%) CheckPoint
7 4 (0.52%) hybris
7 4 (0.52%) IBM
8 3 (0.39%) Adobe
8 3 (0.39%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.39%) HP
8 3 (0.39%) NEC
8 3 (0.39%) Sun
9 2 (0.26%) TOWER Software
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