Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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.

Senior Project Manager
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 52 57
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.32% 0.54% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.58% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £338 £600 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.75% +12.68% +6.50%
10th Percentile £245 £575 £516
90th Percentile £410 £625 £549
East of England median daily rate £501 £475 £513
% change year-on-year +5.37% -7.32% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £68.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 597 517 584
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.31% 93.32% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 349 394
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £130 £227 £250
90th Percentile £591 £588 £606
East of England median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.38% - +3.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 58
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.03 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.16% -67.44% +128.57%
10th Percentile £10.16 £11.03 £15.35
90th Percentile £39.00 £23.68 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% -13.04% +17.95%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Bedfordshire

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Bedfordshire

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in Bedfordshire

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Senior Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (50.00%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft