The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basildon during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Manager
Essex > Basildon
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 11 12
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 11.76% 6.06% 14.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.50% 6.06% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Basildon median daily rate £363 £340 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.61% -45.60%  
10th Percentile £356 £340 £588
90th Percentile £369 £340 £663
Essex median daily rate £538 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +19.44% +4.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Basildon median hourly rate £45.00 - £44.50
Essex median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Basildon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 16 33 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 94.12% 100.00% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 65 100
Basildon median daily rate £450 £260 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.07% -35.00%  
10th Percentile £130 £225 £249
90th Percentile £750 £300 £663
Essex median daily rate £475 £325 £370
% change year-on-year +46.15% -12.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 29 20
Basildon median hourly rate £45.00 £34.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -15.85%  
10th Percentile £34.50 £19.25 £35.70
90th Percentile £63.75 £40.00 £46.00
Essex median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +71.05% -  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basildon.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Basildon

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Basildon

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Basildon

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Basildon region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) PMI
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft