The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Watford region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 12 9 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 19 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 10.44% 14.48% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.86% 15.00% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 0
Median daily rate £388 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £35.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.79% +19.31%
Project Manager
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
175 140 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 96.15% 96.55% 99.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 72 79
Median daily rate £380 £405 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +20.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Watford region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Watford region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Watford region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the Watford region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 across the Watford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 19 (38.78%) Project Management
2 18 (36.73%) PRINCE2
3 17 (34.69%) Finance
4 14 (28.57%) Retail
5 10 (20.41%) Supplier Management
6 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (16.33%) Change Management
8 7 (14.29%) MS Project
8 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.24%) Banking
9 6 (12.24%) Investment Management
9 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (12.24%) Migration
9 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (12.24%) ServiceNow
9 6 (12.24%) Coaching
10 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
10 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
10 5 (10.20%) IBM
10 5 (10.20%) MS Office
10 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
11 4 (8.16%) SDLC
12 3 (6.12%) Presales
12 3 (6.12%) NGA Human Resources
12 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (6.12%) Time Management
12 3 (6.12%) Data Migration

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Project
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) DataStage
1 1 (2.04%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 14 (28.57%) Retail
3 6 (12.24%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) J2EE
2 2 (4.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Project Management
2 18 (36.73%) PRINCE2
3 10 (20.41%) Supplier Management
4 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.33%) Change Management
6 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.24%) Coaching
7 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.24%) Investment Management
7 6 (12.24%) Migration
8 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.16%) SDLC
10 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.12%) Presales
10 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.12%) Time Management
10 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) ServiceNow
2 5 (10.20%) IBM
3 3 (6.12%) HP
3 3 (6.12%) NGA Human Resources
4 2 (4.08%) JDA
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) SAP