The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 24 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
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 26 13
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 56 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 14.70% 3.77% 9.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.34% 4.03% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 13
Median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £100 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £414
% change year-on-year - +2.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year +8.39% -5.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. 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
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 365 298 193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 95.80% 93.71% 89.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 135 118
Median daily rate £356 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 13
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +51.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Basingstoke

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Basingstoke

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Basingstoke

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Basingstoke

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Basingstoke region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 49 (68.06%) Project Management
2 45 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 35 (48.61%) Change Management
4 32 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 29 (40.28%) Motorola
6 17 (23.61%) Telecoms
7 12 (16.67%) Service Management
8 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
9 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 8 (11.11%) Finance
11 7 (9.72%) Migration
11 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.94%) MS Access
13 4 (5.56%) Wireless
13 4 (5.56%) PMP
13 4 (5.56%) Service Design
14 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
14 3 (4.17%) PMO
14 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
14 3 (4.17%) Change Control
14 3 (4.17%) Integration Testing
14 3 (4.17%) Resource Management
14 3 (4.17%) PMI Certification
14 3 (4.17%) LAN
14 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
14 3 (4.17%) Billing
14 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (4.17%) PKI
15 2 (2.78%) Retail
15 2 (2.78%) Programme Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Wireless
2 3 (4.17%) LAN
3 2 (2.78%) 4G
3 2 (2.78%) LTE
3 2 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) MS Access
General
1 17 (23.61%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Billing
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 3 (4.17%) PKI
1 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (68.06%) Project Management
2 35 (48.61%) Change Management
3 12 (16.67%) Service Management
4 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.72%) Migration
5 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.56%) Service Design
7 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.17%) Change Control
7 3 (4.17%) Integration Testing
7 3 (4.17%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.78%) ITIL
8 2 (2.78%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (2.78%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.78%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.78%) Resource Allocation
8 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (2.78%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 1 (1.39%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 32 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.56%) PMP
5 3 (4.17%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) MCSE
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) PMO
2 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.39%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) Motorola
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) CA
3 1 (1.39%) EMC
3 1 (1.39%) Pega
3 1 (1.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.39%) SevOne