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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Project Manager
UK
Rank 346 310 318
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 250 363 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.73% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.77% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 266 220
Median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £490 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 - £45.00

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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -53 232 £550 +7.31% 67
London -34 115 £600 +9.09% 27
South East +7 56 £513 +2.50% 13
Scotland +21 14 £600 +20.00% 2
Berkshire +11 14 £440 -13.08% 3
Edinburgh +15 13 £600 +25.13% 2
West Sussex +10 13 £450 -5.26% 3
South West -2 13 £500 +17.64% 2
City of London -23 12 £625 +4.16% 9
West Midlands -11 11 £438 -14.63% 3
North East -10 9 £575 +43.75% 3
Yorkshire +8 8 £550 +20.87% 6
East of England -8 8 £475 -5.00% 2
Wiltshire +8 7 £590 +47.50%
Reading +8 7 £440 -12.00%
Gatwick +5 7 £475 -5.00%
East Midlands -5 7 £475 -3.79% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 7 £575 +27.77% 1
Tyne and Wear -17 7 £575 +43.75% 2
Swindon +5 6 £650 +73.33%
Surrey +18 5 £619 +30.26% 1
North West +6 5 £405 -18.18% 8
Hampshire 0 5 £550 +18.27% 2
West Yorkshire +8 4 £525 +15.38% 5
Oxfordshire -4 4 £488 -5.33%
Kent - 4 £525 - 2
Shropshire - 4 £550 -
Telford - 4 £550 -
Manchester +5 3 £405 -22.85% 6
Bristol +4 3 £410 -16.32% 1

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 222 (44.49%) Project Management
2 168 (33.67%) Finance
3 161 (32.26%) PRINCE2
4 153 (30.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 123 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (13.43%) Migration
7 58 (11.62%) Banking
8 55 (11.02%) Change Management
9 43 (8.62%) Programme Management
10 42 (8.42%) Waterfall
11 40 (8.02%) Retail
12 39 (7.82%) Microsoft
13 36 (7.21%) Data Centre
14 35 (7.01%) PMP
15 34 (6.81%) MS Project
16 32 (6.41%) Risk Management
16 32 (6.41%) PMI Certification
16 32 (6.41%) ITIL
17 31 (6.21%) Security Cleared
18 30 (6.01%) Scrum
18 30 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (5.81%) SAP
20 28 (5.61%) MS Excel
21 27 (5.41%) Oracle
21 27 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 25 (5.01%) Degree
22 25 (5.01%) Change Control
22 25 (5.01%) Telecoms
23 24 (4.81%) Wealth Management
23 24 (4.81%) 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 8 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.00%) CMS
3 3 (0.60%) Drupal
3 3 (0.60%) IBM Notes
3 3 (0.60%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.40%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.20%) Confluence
5 1 (0.20%) Documentum
5 1 (0.20%) IIS
5 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 34 (6.81%) MS Project
2 28 (5.61%) MS Excel
3 16 (3.21%) MS Office
4 15 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.40%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.40%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.20%) Maya
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Sonata
2 5 (1.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.60%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.60%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.60%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.40%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.61%) Office 365
2 11 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.61%) WAN
2 11 (2.20%) LAN
3 5 (1.00%) Firewall
4 4 (0.80%) Internet
4 4 (0.80%) MPLS
4 4 (0.80%) VoIP
5 3 (0.60%) Skype
5 3 (0.60%) VPN
5 3 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.40%) DSL
6 2 (0.40%) Network Security
7 1 (0.20%) CTI
7 1 (0.20%) DECT
7 1 (0.20%) DMZ
7 1 (0.20%) DWDM
7 1 (0.20%) Multicast
7 1 (0.20%) SAN
7 1 (0.20%) SDH
7 1 (0.20%) SMS
7 1 (0.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.60%) SAP HANA
2 5 (1.00%) Big Data
2 5 (1.00%) SAP BW
3 4 (0.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.60%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.40%) GIS
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.20%) DB2
6 1 (0.20%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.20%) HBase
6 1 (0.20%) QlikView
6 1 (0.20%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (4.01%) JIRA
2 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 168 (33.67%) Finance
2 58 (11.62%) Banking
3 40 (8.02%) Retail
4 25 (5.01%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.01%) Legal
6 18 (3.61%) Front Office
7 17 (3.41%) Marketing
8 13 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (2.40%) Investment Banking
10 10 (2.00%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.80%) Advertising
12 7 (1.40%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.40%) Publishing
13 5 (1.00%) Law
14 4 (0.80%) Billing
15 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.60%) German Language
15 3 (0.60%) Local Government
16 2 (0.40%) French Language
16 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.20%) Middleware
2 3 (0.60%) Web Services
3 2 (0.40%) Laravel
4 1 (0.20%) .NET
4 1 (0.20%) FpML
4 1 (0.20%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.21%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.21%) PMI
5 14 (2.81%) Virtual Team
6 12 (2.40%) User Experience
7 9 (1.80%) Fintech
8 8 (1.60%) Derivative
9 5 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.00%) IVR
10 4 (0.80%) CCTV
10 4 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.80%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.80%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.80%) SCADA
11 3 (0.60%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.60%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.60%) Learning Management System
11 3 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.61%) Windows
2 6 (1.20%) Linux
3 5 (1.00%) AIX
4 4 (0.80%) Unix
4 4 (0.80%) VMS
5 3 (0.60%) Solaris
5 3 (0.60%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.40%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (44.49%) Project Management
2 161 (32.26%) PRINCE2
3 153 (30.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 123 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (13.43%) Migration
6 55 (11.02%) Change Management
7 43 (8.62%) Programme Management
8 42 (8.42%) Waterfall
9 32 (6.41%) ITIL
9 32 (6.41%) Risk Management
10 30 (6.01%) Scrum
11 25 (5.01%) Change Control
12 24 (4.81%) SDLC
12 24 (4.81%) Wealth Management
13 22 (4.41%) Matrix Organization
14 21 (4.21%) Asset Management
14 21 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (4.21%) Investment Management
15 18 (3.61%) Project Governance
15 18 (3.61%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.81%) Java
2 12 (2.40%) SQL
3 10 (2.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (1.20%) C
5 4 (0.80%) PHP
6 2 (0.40%) Python
7 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (7.01%) PMP
2 32 (6.41%) PMI Certification
3 31 (6.21%) Security Cleared
4 27 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (5.01%) Degree
6 23 (4.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (2.81%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.40%) ISEB
9 6 (1.20%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.00%) APMP
10 5 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.60%) CISA
11 3 (0.60%) CISSP
11 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.60%) MBA
12 1 (0.20%) ACCA
12 1 (0.20%) CIMA
12 1 (0.20%) CISM
12 1 (0.20%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.01%) QA
2 7 (1.40%) MiFID
3 4 (0.80%) GxP
4 3 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.60%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.40%) COBIT
5 2 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.40%) EMIR
5 2 (0.40%) FATCA
5 2 (0.40%) GMP
6 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.20%) GDPR
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.40%) XenApp
3 1 (0.20%) HDFS
3 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 39 (7.82%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.81%) SAP
3 27 (5.41%) Oracle
4 11 (2.20%) Cisco
5 10 (2.00%) FNZ
6 8 (1.60%) Citrix
7 5 (1.00%) Avaya
8 4 (0.80%) Charles River
8 4 (0.80%) CheckPoint
8 4 (0.80%) Remedy
8 4 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.80%) Yardi
9 3 (0.60%) Blue Coat
9 3 (0.60%) BT
9 3 (0.60%) HP
9 3 (0.60%) IBM
9 3 (0.60%) Lotus
9 3 (0.60%) NEC
9 3 (0.60%) VMware
10 2 (0.40%) Mitel
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