Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cornwall during the 6 months to 22 January 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.

Project Manager
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 26 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 25.49% 1.89% 13.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.00% 2.08% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 4
Cornwall median daily rate £375 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £275 £244
90th Percentile £513 £325 £350
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £406
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.54% -3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cornwall median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £36.71 £38.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year -3.39% +84.24% -22.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall. 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
Cornwall
Contract vacancies in Cornwall with a recognized job title 100 48 37
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.04% 90.57% 97.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 21 20
Cornwall median daily rate £350 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +50.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £196 £225 £162
90th Percentile £416 £375 £376
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Cornwall median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £9.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.62% -24.04%
10th Percentile £10.62 £11.00 £8.13
90th Percentile £17.74 £13.00 £12.75
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38% +62.50%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Cornwall

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Cornwall

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Cornwall

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Truro +2 7 £350 +16.67%
Project Manager
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Cornwall region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 17 (65.38%) Project Management
2 16 (61.54%) PRINCE2
3 13 (50.00%) Finance
4 10 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 10 (38.46%) Change Control
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 6 (23.08%) ERP
5 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
5 6 (23.08%) QA
6 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
7 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (15.38%) SFIA
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (11.54%) Coaching
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) Migration
8 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
8 3 (11.54%) Change Management
8 3 (11.54%) Back Office
8 3 (11.54%) Local Government
9 2 (7.69%) SQL
9 2 (7.69%) Windows
9 2 (7.69%) APMP
9 2 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
9 2 (7.69%) Contract Management
10 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Back Office
3 3 (11.54%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Project Management
2 16 (61.54%) PRINCE2
3 10 (38.46%) Change Control
3 10 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 6 (23.08%) ERP
4 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (15.38%) SFIA
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) Coaching
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.69%) Contract Management
8 2 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
9 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (7.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA