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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Project Manager
Rank 347 335 297
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 326 359 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.63% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.67% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 250 239
Median daily rate £500 £513 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -0.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -11 310 £500 -1.96% 69
London -15 140 £556 +1.13% 33
South East +10 72 £500 - 12
City of London +46 30 £600 +6.66% 11
West Midlands -14 22 £488 +8.33% 4
North West +1 21 £450 -10.00% 4
East of England +14 18 £490 -2.00% 3
East Midlands +8 18 £450 - 2
Berkshire +4 16 £500 -9.09% 3
West Sussex +8 14 £525 +2.43%
Scotland -19 14 £452 -9.60% 3
Hampshire -3 13 £478 +1.05% 1
Surrey +5 12 £513 +13.88% 2
Edinburgh -24 11 £459 -12.57% 2
Hertfordshire +13 10 £490 +0.51% 2
Cheshire +5 9 £450 +5.88%
South West -8 8 £525 +8.24% 4
Birmingham -9 7 £473 +5.00% 2
Worthing -11 7 £550 -
Oxfordshire +3 6 £500 +29.87% 5
Bedfordshire +2 6 £550 +10.00% 1
Bristol -2 6 £425 -10.52% 2
Lancashire -4 6 £425 -15.00% 1
Kent +6 5 £475 -
Havant +5 5 £494 +12.85%
Nottinghamshire +2 5 £363 -
Nottingham +1 5 £363 -
Northampton -1 5 £480 +12.94% 1
Northamptonshire -6 5 £480 +3.78% 1
Manchester -12 5 £475 -24.00% 3

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 407 (54.12%) Project Management
2 277 (36.84%) Finance
3 233 (30.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 222 (29.52%) PRINCE2
5 203 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (15.03%) Banking
7 75 (9.97%) Migration
8 74 (9.84%) Programme Management
9 70 (9.31%) Retail
10 66 (8.78%) Risk Management
11 62 (8.24%) PMP
12 61 (8.11%) Waterfall
13 60 (7.98%) Microsoft
14 56 (7.45%) PMI Certification
15 53 (7.05%) Telecoms
16 49 (6.52%) Security Cleared
17 48 (6.38%) Data Centre
18 44 (5.85%) Scrum
18 44 (5.85%) Degree
19 43 (5.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 43 (5.72%) Change Management
19 43 (5.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 42 (5.59%) MS Project
20 42 (5.59%) Project Planning
21 40 (5.32%) Oracle
22 39 (5.19%) Matrix Management
23 35 (4.65%) Supplier Management
23 35 (4.65%) Change Control
24 34 (4.52%) ITIL
25 33 (4.39%) Matrix Organization

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 18 (2.39%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.20%) CMS
3 4 (0.53%) MS Project Server
3 4 (0.53%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.13%) Confluence
5 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (5.59%) MS Project
2 29 (3.86%) MS Excel
3 28 (3.72%) MS Office
4 18 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.66%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.27%) Magento
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.27%) Primavera
4 2 (0.27%) Sonata
4 2 (0.27%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.13%) Data Workbench
5 1 (0.13%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.13%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.13%) Summit
5 1 (0.13%) Tercero
5 1 (0.13%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.32%) Office 365
2 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.80%) IaaS
4 4 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.53%) SaaS
5 2 (0.27%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.32%) WAN
2 16 (2.13%) LAN
3 8 (1.06%) Skype
4 6 (0.80%) VoIP
5 5 (0.66%) MPLS
5 5 (0.66%) SAN
6 4 (0.53%) Firewall
6 4 (0.53%) Internet
6 4 (0.53%) Network Security
6 4 (0.53%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.40%) WebEx
7 3 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.27%) 3G
8 2 (0.27%) 4G
8 2 (0.27%) HTTP
8 2 (0.27%) Intranet
8 2 (0.27%) LDAP
8 2 (0.27%) PSTN
8 2 (0.27%) SSL
8 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (0.66%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.53%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.40%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.27%) Big Data
5 2 (0.27%) OLAP
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.13%) GIS
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 8 (1.06%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) GoCD
2 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 277 (36.84%) Finance
2 113 (15.03%) Banking
3 70 (9.31%) Retail
4 53 (7.05%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.66%) Legal
6 19 (2.53%) Marketing
6 19 (2.53%) Retail Banking
7 18 (2.39%) Advertising
8 15 (1.99%) Front Office
9 14 (1.86%) Law
9 14 (1.86%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (1.20%) Billing
13 6 (0.80%) Local Government
14 4 (0.53%) Automotive
14 4 (0.53%) Electronics
14 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.53%) Games
15 3 (0.40%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (0.93%) Middleware
2 5 (0.66%) Web Services
3 4 (0.53%) .NET
4 2 (0.27%) HTML
4 2 (0.27%) HTML5
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (0.27%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.27%) SOAP
4 2 (0.27%) XML
4 2 (0.27%) XSD
4 2 (0.27%) XSL
5 1 (0.13%) Dojo
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 28 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.39%) PMI
5 15 (1.99%) NHS
6 14 (1.86%) Virtual Team
7 13 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (0.93%) EPoS
8 7 (0.93%) User Experience
9 6 (0.80%) iPad
10 5 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.53%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.53%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.53%) Economics
11 4 (0.53%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.53%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.53%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 15 (1.99%) Windows
2 7 (0.93%) Unix
3 6 (0.80%) Linux
4 3 (0.40%) AIX
4 3 (0.40%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.13%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.13%) Solaris
5 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (54.12%) Project Management
2 233 (30.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 222 (29.52%) PRINCE2
4 203 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (9.97%) Migration
6 74 (9.84%) Programme Management
7 66 (8.78%) Risk Management
8 61 (8.11%) Waterfall
9 44 (5.85%) Scrum
10 43 (5.72%) Change Management
11 42 (5.59%) Project Planning
12 39 (5.19%) Matrix Management
13 35 (4.65%) Change Control
13 35 (4.65%) Supplier Management
14 34 (4.52%) ITIL
15 33 (4.39%) Matrix Organization
16 32 (4.26%) SDLC
17 29 (3.86%) Asset Management
17 29 (3.86%) E-Commerce
18 27 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (1.73%) Java
2 11 (1.46%) C
3 8 (1.06%) SQL
4 4 (0.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.27%) C#
5 2 (0.27%) C++
5 2 (0.27%) Groovy
5 2 (0.27%) PHP
6 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (8.24%) PMP
2 56 (7.45%) PMI Certification
3 49 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 44 (5.85%) Degree
5 43 (5.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 43 (5.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 29 (3.86%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.73%) APMP
8 9 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
9 6 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.66%) ISEB
11 4 (0.53%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.53%) PgMP
12 3 (0.40%) HNC
12 3 (0.40%) HND
13 2 (0.27%) APMG
13 2 (0.27%) CISSP
14 1 (0.13%) CISM
14 1 (0.13%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.60%) MiFID
1 12 (1.60%) QA
2 9 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.66%) FATCA
4 5 (0.66%) SLA
5 4 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.27%) COBIT
6 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.27%) EMIR
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.13%) SEPA
7 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.27%) 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 60 (7.98%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.32%) Oracle
3 28 (3.72%) SAP
4 11 (1.46%) Cisco
5 6 (0.80%) Citrix
5 6 (0.80%) Hyperion
5 6 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (0.66%) CheckPoint
7 4 (0.53%) BT
7 4 (0.53%) Charles River
7 4 (0.53%) hybris
7 4 (0.53%) IBM
7 4 (0.53%) Remedy
8 3 (0.40%) Adobe
8 3 (0.40%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.40%) HP
8 3 (0.40%) Kronos
8 3 (0.40%) NEC
8 3 (0.40%) Sun
8 3 (0.40%) Tableau
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