The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basildon during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Essex / Basildon
Rank 7 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 6.67% - 19.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £275 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -20.00% +3.44%  

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 27 11 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 90.00% 100.00% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 13
Median daily rate £275 £235 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.02% -60.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £120 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 9
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.38 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.43% -23.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.50 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £36.50 £36.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in Basildon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Basildon

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) PMI
2 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
2 3 (42.86%) NHS
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 2 (28.57%) German Language
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) DSL
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Frame Relay
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (28.57%) DSL
1 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Frame Relay
1 2 (28.57%) MPLS
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) German Language
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) NHS
1 3 (42.86%) PMI
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) CA Agile Central