Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 27 July 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 Project Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 159 253
Rank change year-on-year -45 +94 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 34 73 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 1.07% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.12% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 59 37
City of London median daily rate £575 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +6.98%
10th Percentile £491 £413 £458
90th Percentile £690 £698 £770
Central London median daily rate £575 £600 £550
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6186 6497 10825
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.68% 95.32% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4744 5234 8304
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 76 163
City of London median hourly rate £17.39 £19.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +1.30% +1.60%
10th Percentile £12.54 £11.38 £10.30
90th Percentile £29.98 £39.29 £37.04
Central London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year -10.38% +4.04% +5.71%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Senior 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 Project Manager in the City of London.

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Senior 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 12 (35.29%) Finance
3 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
4 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (26.47%) Banking
6 6 (17.65%) SEPA
6 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 6 (17.65%) C
7 4 (11.76%) PMP
7 4 (11.76%) Legal
7 4 (11.76%) Advertising
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
8 3 (8.82%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (8.82%) GDPR
8 3 (8.82%) Wealth Management
8 3 (8.82%) Matrix Management
8 3 (8.82%) Investment Management
8 3 (8.82%) Front Office
8 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
8 3 (8.82%) CISSP
8 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL
9 2 (5.88%) Windows
9 2 (5.88%) PMI
9 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.88%) CISA

Senior 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (2.94%) VoIP
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Advertising
3 4 (11.76%) Legal
4 3 (8.82%) Front Office
5 1 (2.94%) Games
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.88%) PMI
2 1 (2.94%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.94%) Reinsurance
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
3 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.82%) Investment Management
6 3 (8.82%) Matrix Management
6 3 (8.82%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (8.82%) Wealth Management
7 2 (5.88%) CMMI
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) Project Governance
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.94%) Data Security
8 1 (2.94%) ETL
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) PMP
2 3 (8.82%) CISSP
2 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) CISA
4 1 (2.94%) CISM
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SEPA
2 3 (8.82%) GDPR
3 2 (5.88%) COBIT
3 2 (5.88%) MiFID
3 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.94%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Guidewire
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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