Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior IT Project Manager was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 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.

Senior IT Project Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 243 273
Rank change year-on-year 0 +30 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Senior IT Project Manager 8 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.045% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.047% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
City of London median daily rate £575 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% -9.43%
10th Percentile £533 £382 £515
90th Percentile £740 £648 £625
Central London median daily rate £575 £523 £600
% change year-on-year +10.05% -12.92% -9.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6729 6429 8864
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.52% 95.57% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5318 5109 6969
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £270
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 79 129
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.45 £10.40
90th Percentile £29.29 £47.83 £37.35
Central London median hourly rate £18.05 £17.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% -5.10% +10.23%

Senior IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior IT Project Manager in the City of London

Senior IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior IT Project Manager in the City of London

Senior IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior IT Project Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior IT Project Manager in the City of London

Senior IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Senior IT 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 City of London region featuring Senior IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
5 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Project Governance
5 3 (37.50%) Reinsurance
5 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (37.50%) PMP
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
6 2 (25.00%) Front Office
6 2 (25.00%) Back Office
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) International Banking
7 1 (12.50%) MiFID
7 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
7 1 (12.50%) Fund Management
7 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 1 (12.50%) GDPR
7 1 (12.50%) EMIR
7 1 (12.50%) CyberArk
7 1 (12.50%) AIFMD
7 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC

Senior IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (12.50%) International Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Reinsurance
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Equities
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
4 3 (37.50%) Project Governance
4 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (12.50%) Fund Management
6 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 1 (12.50%) Practice Management
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PMP
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) AIFMD
1 1 (12.50%) EMIR
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
1 1 (12.50%) MiFID
1 1 (12.50%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
1 1 (12.50%) CyberArk
1 1 (12.50%) FireEye