The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 27 March 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 80 86
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 11 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.74% 0.92% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.96% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 5
Median daily rate £500 £458 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.28% +11.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £396 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £650 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £52.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1437 1565 1620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.51% 96.43% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 917 888
Median daily rate £365 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 62 99
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +6.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Senior Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in the East Midlands

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in the East Midlands

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in the East Midlands

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Project Manager in the East Midlands

Senior Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +8 7 £544 -2.46%
Northamptonshire -10 2 £488 +21.87% 1
Derbyshire -4 1 £365 +1.38%
Senior Project Manager
England

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 East Midlands region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) QA
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) SCCM
6 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.25%) Lagan
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Client Onboarding
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Lagan
2 1 (6.25%) Mercator
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com