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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Project Manager
UK
Rank 351 299 315
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 257 381 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.74% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.78% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 289 226
Median daily rate £538 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £648 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £50.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 - £46.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.90 - £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £50.00

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
42939 48598 48934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28014 31275 30245
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1573 1632 1895
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 February 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 -59 237 £539 +5.12% 52
London -56 108 £600 +9.09% 25
South East -1 51 £525 +5.52% 8
South West +5 19 £463 +8.82% 3
Scotland +16 17 £450 -10.00% 4
Edinburgh +13 14 £600 +23.07% 3
West Midlands +1 14 £425 -15.00% 3
City of London -29 14 £600 - 3
Berkshire +12 13 £531 +6.25% 2
North East -8 12 £563 +25.00%
West Sussex -2 11 £438 -2.77%
Wiltshire +8 10 £525 +27.27% 1
Swindon +14 9 £525 +40.00% 1
Yorkshire +1 9 £544 +19.50% 2
East Midlands 0 8 £413 -8.33% 3
East of England -13 8 £475 -4.76% 4
West Yorkshire +17 7 £538 +18.78% 1
Hampshire 0 7 £538 +12.56% 2
Tyne and Wear -10 7 £575 +27.77%
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 7 £575 +27.77%
North West +12 6 £453 +0.55% 4
Kent - 6 £525 -
Surrey +15 5 £525 +5.00%
Reading +8 5 £525 +16.66% 1
Gatwick - 5 £475 -
Manchester +7 4 £405 -22.85% 2
Bristol +2 4 £416 -12.78%
Birmingham 0 4 £400 -22.89% 1
Bradford +12 3 £550 +22.22%
Leeds +4 3 £538 +7.50% 1

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 219 (44.97%) Project Management
2 177 (36.34%) Finance
3 156 (32.03%) PRINCE2
4 153 (31.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 112 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (12.94%) Migration
7 58 (11.91%) Change Management
8 54 (11.09%) Banking
9 42 (8.62%) Microsoft
10 41 (8.42%) Programme Management
11 39 (8.01%) Retail
12 38 (7.80%) MS Project
13 35 (7.19%) PMP
14 33 (6.78%) Risk Management
14 33 (6.78%) Waterfall
15 32 (6.57%) Security Cleared
15 32 (6.57%) PMI Certification
15 32 (6.57%) ITIL
16 31 (6.37%) Scrum
17 30 (6.16%) Oracle
17 30 (6.16%) MS Excel
17 30 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
18 28 (5.75%) Project Planning
19 27 (5.54%) Degree
19 27 (5.54%) Project Governance
19 27 (5.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 26 (5.34%) QA
20 26 (5.34%) Data Centre
20 26 (5.34%) Matrix Organization
21 25 (5.13%) Wealth Management

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 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.23%) MS Project Server
3 4 (0.82%) CMS
4 3 (0.62%) Drupal
4 3 (0.62%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.21%) Confluence
5 1 (0.21%) Documentum
5 1 (0.21%) IIS
5 1 (0.21%) Liferay
Applications
1 38 (7.80%) MS Project
2 30 (6.16%) MS Excel
3 19 (3.90%) MS Office
4 16 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.46%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.41%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.21%) Maya
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.64%) Sonata
2 5 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.03%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.82%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.62%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.62%) Primavera
5 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.41%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.21%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.93%) Office 365
2 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.21%) IaaS
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.21%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.26%) WAN
2 7 (1.44%) LAN
3 5 (1.03%) VoIP
4 4 (0.82%) MPLS
5 3 (0.62%) Internet
5 3 (0.62%) Skype
5 3 (0.62%) VPN
5 3 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.41%) DSL
6 2 (0.41%) Firewall
7 1 (0.21%) Broadband
7 1 (0.21%) CTI
7 1 (0.21%) DMZ
7 1 (0.21%) DWDM
7 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.21%) GSM
7 1 (0.21%) PSTN
7 1 (0.21%) SAN
7 1 (0.21%) SDH
7 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.23%) SAP HANA
2 5 (1.03%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.82%) Big Data
3 4 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.82%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.21%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.21%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.21%) GIS
6 1 (0.21%) HBase
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.21%) QlikView
6 1 (0.21%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 18 (3.70%) JIRA
2 3 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 177 (36.34%) Finance
2 54 (11.09%) Banking
3 39 (8.01%) Retail
4 23 (4.72%) Front Office
4 23 (4.72%) Legal
5 20 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.90%) Marketing
7 16 (3.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 14 (2.87%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.85%) Advertising
9 9 (1.85%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.44%) Publishing
11 5 (1.03%) Automotive
11 5 (1.03%) Billing
11 5 (1.03%) Law
12 4 (0.82%) Local Government
13 3 (0.62%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.62%) German Language
14 2 (0.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.44%) Middleware
2 2 (0.41%) Laravel
2 2 (0.41%) Web Services
3 1 (0.21%) .NET
3 1 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.21%) FpML
3 1 (0.21%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.34%) Data Centre
3 19 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.49%) PMI
5 15 (3.08%) Virtual Team
6 10 (2.05%) Derivative
7 9 (1.85%) Fintech
7 9 (1.85%) User Experience
8 5 (1.03%) CCTV
8 5 (1.03%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.82%) FMCG
9 4 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.82%) NHS
9 4 (0.82%) Reference Data
9 4 (0.82%) SCADA
10 3 (0.62%) Learning Management System
10 3 (0.62%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.62%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.41%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.08%) Windows
2 7 (1.44%) Linux
3 6 (1.23%) AIX
4 5 (1.03%) Unix
5 4 (0.82%) VMS
6 3 (0.62%) Solaris
6 3 (0.62%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.62%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) Android
8 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (44.97%) Project Management
2 156 (32.03%) PRINCE2
3 153 (31.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 112 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (12.94%) Migration
6 58 (11.91%) Change Management
7 41 (8.42%) Programme Management
8 33 (6.78%) Risk Management
8 33 (6.78%) Waterfall
9 32 (6.57%) ITIL
10 31 (6.37%) Scrum
11 28 (5.75%) Project Planning
12 27 (5.54%) Project Governance
13 26 (5.34%) Matrix Organization
14 25 (5.13%) Change Control
14 25 (5.13%) Wealth Management
15 24 (4.93%) Investment Management
16 22 (4.52%) Asset Management
16 22 (4.52%) SDLC
17 21 (4.31%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.26%) Java
2 9 (1.85%) SQL
3 8 (1.64%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.03%) C
5 3 (0.62%) PHP
6 2 (0.41%) Python
7 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (7.19%) PMP
2 32 (6.57%) PMI Certification
2 32 (6.57%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.54%) Degree
3 27 (5.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 23 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 18 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.64%) ISEB
7 7 (1.44%) APMP
8 5 (1.03%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.82%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.82%) MBA
10 3 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.62%) CISA
10 3 (0.62%) CISSP
10 3 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.41%) CIMA
11 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.21%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.34%) QA
2 9 (1.85%) MiFID
3 6 (1.23%) GxP
4 5 (1.03%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.41%) COBIT
6 2 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.41%) EMIR
6 2 (0.41%) FATCA
6 2 (0.41%) GMP
7 1 (0.21%) Basel III
7 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.21%) GDPR
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.41%) XenApp
3 1 (0.21%) HDFS
3 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.62%) SCCM
2 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 42 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.16%) Oracle
3 25 (5.13%) SAP
4 8 (1.64%) Cisco
4 8 (1.64%) Citrix
4 8 (1.64%) FNZ
5 6 (1.23%) Charles River
6 4 (0.82%) CheckPoint
6 4 (0.82%) Remedy
6 4 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.82%) Yardi
7 3 (0.62%) CA
7 3 (0.62%) IBM
7 3 (0.62%) NEC
7 3 (0.62%) VMware
8 2 (0.41%) Avaya
8 2 (0.41%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.41%) BT
8 2 (0.41%) HP
8 2 (0.41%) Mercator
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