Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 24 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 Project Manager
South West > Dorset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 45 41
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.33% 0.46% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.48% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Dorset median daily rate - £625 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -14.63%
South West median daily rate £545 £600 £475
% change year-on-year -9.17% +26.32% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Contract vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 296 421 403
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.69% 96.34% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 289 206
Dorset median daily rate £415 £363 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.48% -0.82% +9.10%
10th Percentile £175 £195 £163
90th Percentile £500 £513 £531
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 65
Dorset median hourly rate £38.43 £14.50 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.00% -64.84% +146.65%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.68 £11.45
90th Percentile £48.75 £28.33 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Dorset

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Dorset

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Dorset region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall