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 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
Senior Project Manager
Rank 346 322 289
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 321 399 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.68% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.72% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 294 273
Median daily rate £500 £508 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £695 £687
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £480 £495
% change year-on-year
-1.04% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £67.50 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+35.00% +11.11%

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
51143 55638 52625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33308 35407 31787
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2080 2057
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -11 305 £500 -0.04% 48
London -42 144 £588 +6.81% 17
South East +5 63 £510 +7.93% 12
West Midlands -9 31 £470 +1.62% 6
City of London +21 29 £625 +13.63% 4
East of England +16 18 £480 -8.57% 4
East Midlands +9 18 £449 -12.00%
Berkshire +3 14 £500 -4.76%
Coventry -5 14 £444 -10.07% 1
Scotland -9 14 £444 -8.87%
Hampshire +6 12 £506 +17.05% 1
Edinburgh -11 12 £459 -5.84%
Surrey +11 11 £518 +15.00% 2
North West +5 10 £450 -25.00% 2
Hertfordshire +2 10 £480 -7.46% 3
Nottinghamshire -1 9 £425 -2.85%
Nottingham -5 9 £425 -2.85%
Birmingham -7 8 £500 +13.63% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 7 £548 +19.67% 1
Milton Keynes +8 6 £549 +25.93% 1
West Sussex +3 6 £550 -
Bedfordshire +1 6 £550 -2.22%
North East -11 6 £375 -31.81%
Cheshire +2 5 £438 -18.60%
Worthing -6 5 £575 -
Derbyshire - 5 £470 -
Derby - 5 £470 -
Reading +12 4 £433 -13.50%
South West +12 4 £625 +30.20% 4
Northampton +4 4 £455 -6.66%

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 361 (52.17%) Project Management
2 232 (33.53%) Finance
3 208 (30.06%) PRINCE2
4 207 (29.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 190 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (14.31%) Banking
7 71 (10.26%) Programme Management
8 70 (10.12%) Retail
9 69 (9.97%) Migration
10 64 (9.25%) Waterfall
11 60 (8.67%) PMP
12 57 (8.24%) PMI Certification
13 56 (8.09%) Microsoft
14 54 (7.80%) Risk Management
14 54 (7.80%) Telecoms
14 54 (7.80%) Data Centre
15 48 (6.94%) Change Management
16 41 (5.92%) Oracle
17 39 (5.64%) MS Project
17 39 (5.64%) Degree
17 39 (5.64%) Security Cleared
18 37 (5.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 35 (5.06%) Scrum
20 34 (4.91%) ITIL
20 34 (4.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 32 (4.62%) Supplier Management
22 31 (4.48%) SAP
22 31 (4.48%) MS Excel
23 30 (4.34%) Project Planning
23 30 (4.34%) SDLC

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 16 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.30%) CMS
3 4 (0.58%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.43%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.43%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.14%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.14%) Confluence
6 1 (0.14%) Drupal
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (5.64%) MS Project
2 31 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 25 (3.61%) MS Office
4 17 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.29%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.58%) Sonata
2 3 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
3 2 (0.29%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.29%) Primavera
3 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.29%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.76%) Office 365
2 11 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.87%) IaaS
4 3 (0.43%) SaaS
5 2 (0.29%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.90%) WAN
2 12 (1.73%) LAN
3 8 (1.16%) Skype
4 7 (1.01%) Firewall
5 6 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.72%) VoIP
7 4 (0.58%) Internet
7 4 (0.58%) MPLS
7 4 (0.58%) Network Security
7 4 (0.58%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.43%) SAN
9 2 (0.29%) 3G
9 2 (0.29%) 4G
9 2 (0.29%) HTTP
9 2 (0.29%) LDAP
9 2 (0.29%) PSTN
9 2 (0.29%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.29%) SMS
9 2 (0.29%) SSL
9 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (0.72%) Hadoop
2 5 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (0.58%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.43%) Big Data
4 3 (0.43%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.43%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.29%) GIS
5 2 (0.29%) OLAP
6 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.14%) DB2
6 1 (0.14%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.14%) KDB
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.14%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.14%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.30%) JIRA
2 1 (0.14%) GoCD
2 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
General
1 232 (33.53%) Finance
2 99 (14.31%) Banking
3 70 (10.12%) Retail
4 54 (7.80%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.75%) Legal
6 17 (2.46%) Marketing
7 16 (2.31%) Front Office
8 15 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 15 (2.17%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.88%) Law
10 12 (1.73%) Advertising
11 10 (1.45%) Investment Banking
12 8 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.72%) Automotive
13 5 (0.72%) Billing
13 5 (0.72%) Local Government
14 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.58%) Games
15 3 (0.43%) Back Office
15 3 (0.43%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (0.87%) Web Services
2 4 (0.58%) Middleware
3 2 (0.29%) SOAP
3 2 (0.29%) XML
3 2 (0.29%) XSD
3 2 (0.29%) XSL
4 1 (0.14%) .NET
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.14%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.80%) Data Centre
2 27 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (3.47%) PMI
4 16 (2.31%) Virtual Team
5 15 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.45%) User Experience
7 9 (1.30%) NHS
7 9 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.01%) iPad
9 6 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (0.87%) IVR
10 5 (0.72%) EPoS
10 5 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.58%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.58%) Economics
11 4 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.58%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.43%) FMCG
12 3 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.02%) Windows
2 6 (0.87%) Unix
3 4 (0.58%) Linux
4 3 (0.43%) AIX
4 3 (0.43%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (52.17%) Project Management
2 208 (30.06%) PRINCE2
3 207 (29.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 190 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (10.26%) Programme Management
6 69 (9.97%) Migration
7 64 (9.25%) Waterfall
8 54 (7.80%) Risk Management
9 48 (6.94%) Change Management
10 35 (5.06%) Scrum
11 34 (4.91%) ITIL
12 32 (4.62%) Supplier Management
13 30 (4.34%) Project Planning
13 30 (4.34%) SDLC
14 28 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (3.90%) Asset Management
15 27 (3.90%) Change Control
16 25 (3.61%) Software Delivery
17 23 (3.32%) CRM
17 23 (3.32%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.02%) Java
2 11 (1.59%) SQL
3 9 (1.30%) C
4 5 (0.72%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.58%) PHP
6 3 (0.43%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.29%) C#
7 2 (0.29%) C++
7 2 (0.29%) Groovy
8 1 (0.14%) Python
8 1 (0.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 60 (8.67%) PMP
2 57 (8.24%) PMI Certification
3 39 (5.64%) Degree
3 39 (5.64%) Security Cleared
4 37 (5.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 34 (4.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 25 (3.61%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.45%) APMP
8 9 (1.30%) ISEB
9 8 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.58%) PgMP
12 1 (0.14%) ACCA
12 1 (0.14%) APMG
12 1 (0.14%) CISSP
12 1 (0.14%) HNC
12 1 (0.14%) HND
12 1 (0.14%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.88%) QA
2 10 (1.45%) MiFID
3 5 (0.72%) FATCA
3 5 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.72%) SLA
4 3 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.43%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.29%) COBIT
5 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.14%) EMIR
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.14%) Ansible
2 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 56 (8.09%) Microsoft
2 41 (5.92%) Oracle
3 31 (4.48%) SAP
4 13 (1.88%) Cisco
5 7 (1.01%) Citrix
6 5 (0.72%) Avaya
6 5 (0.72%) BT
6 5 (0.72%) CheckPoint
6 5 (0.72%) hybris
6 5 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.58%) Charles River
7 4 (0.58%) HP
7 4 (0.58%) Hyperion
7 4 (0.58%) IBM
7 4 (0.58%) Remedy
8 3 (0.43%) Adobe
8 3 (0.43%) FNZ
8 3 (0.43%) Lotus
8 3 (0.43%) Sun
8 3 (0.43%) Tableau
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