Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 19 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 89 25 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 13.26% 6.44% 9.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.88% 7.00% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 19 32
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £340 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -17.82% +3.44%
10th Percentile £285 £142 £275
90th Percentile £488 £463 £493
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year - -2.44% -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 - £60.53

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 641 357 477
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 92.01% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 184 293
Basingstoke median daily rate £380 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £213 £163 £193
90th Percentile £529 £475 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 37
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.14 £19.44 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.06% +23.40% -3.08%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.05
90th Percentile £40.38 £27.50 £24.45
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00% +14.29%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 23 November 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 70 (78.65%) Project Management
2 49 (55.06%) Security Cleared
3 42 (47.19%) Change Management
4 36 (40.45%) Collaborative Working
5 34 (38.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 30 (33.71%) Motorola
7 29 (32.58%) Telecoms
8 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
9 12 (13.48%) Waterfall
10 10 (11.24%) Finance
10 10 (11.24%) Service Management
10 10 (11.24%) PRINCE2
11 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
13 7 (7.87%) Service Delivery
13 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel
14 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Office
14 6 (6.74%) WAN
14 6 (6.74%) Cisco
14 6 (6.74%) Acceptance Criteria
15 5 (5.62%) Billing
15 5 (5.62%) Migration
15 5 (5.62%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (5.62%) DWDM
15 5 (5.62%) Ethernet
15 5 (5.62%) MS Access
15 5 (5.62%) SDH
15 5 (5.62%) VoIP
16 4 (4.49%) Wireless
16 4 (4.49%) Stakeholder 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 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) WAN
2 5 (5.62%) DWDM
2 5 (5.62%) Ethernet
2 5 (5.62%) SDH
2 5 (5.62%) VoIP
2 5 (5.62%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (4.49%) Wireless
4 3 (3.37%) 4G
4 3 (3.37%) LTE
4 3 (3.37%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.12%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) MS Access
General
1 29 (32.58%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.24%) Finance
3 5 (5.62%) Billing
4 1 (1.12%) Back Office
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Linux
1 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (78.65%) Project Management
2 42 (47.19%) Change Management
3 36 (40.45%) Collaborative Working
4 12 (13.48%) Waterfall
5 10 (11.24%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.24%) Service Management
6 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.87%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.74%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (5.62%) Migration
10 4 (4.49%) Service Design
10 4 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.37%) Customer-Centricity
11 3 (3.37%) Time Management
12 2 (2.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 2 (2.25%) ITIL
12 2 (2.25%) Resource Allocation
12 2 (2.25%) Risk Assessment
12 2 (2.25%) Traceability Matrix
13 1 (1.12%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) C
2 1 (1.12%) C#
2 1 (1.12%) Java
2 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (55.06%) Security Cleared
2 34 (38.20%) BPSS Clearance
3 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) MCSE
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.12%) CCNA
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.12%) PMP
5 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 30 (33.71%) Motorola
2 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.74%) Cisco
4 2 (2.25%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.12%) CA
5 1 (1.12%) EMC
5 1 (1.12%) Pega
5 1 (1.12%) SevOne
5 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.12%) Verint