The median contractor rate for a IT Project Manager was £434 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 April 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.

IT Project Manager
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 72 99
Rank change year-on-year -26 +27  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 25 54 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.18% 2.10% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 2.17% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 28
Median daily rate £434 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.05% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £334 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £401
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £20.38 £30.00
% change year-on-year +123.31% -32.08%  

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 of England. 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 of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2002 2491 2618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 94.34% 96.66% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1454 1452
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 156 257
Median hourly rate £25.75 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.06% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in the East of England

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in the East of England

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in the East of England

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Project Manager in the East of England

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Cambridgeshire +4 7 £400 -8.62% 2
Hertfordshire -3 7 £330 -17.50% 3
Bedfordshire -6 5 £450 -2.70% 2
Essex -15 3 £518 +23.58% 2
East Anglia - 2 - - 1
Norfolk 0 1 £700 -
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 East of England region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 14 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (26.32%) Finance
5 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (21.05%) Retail
7 6 (15.79%) Change Management
7 6 (15.79%) SDLC
8 5 (13.16%) Change Control
8 5 (13.16%) Supplier Management
8 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (10.53%) BPR
9 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.89%) People Management
10 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.89%) WAN
10 3 (7.89%) Business Process Analysis
11 2 (5.26%) LAN
11 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
11 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.26%) Information Security
11 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 2 (5.26%) Legal
11 2 (5.26%) Migration

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (2.63%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) WAN
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) Skype
3 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 14 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.79%) Change Management
5 6 (15.79%) SDLC
6 5 (13.16%) Change Control
6 5 (13.16%) Supplier Management
7 4 (10.53%) BPR
7 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (7.89%) Business Process Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.89%) People Management
8 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.26%) Business Transformation
9 2 (5.26%) Dependency Management
9 2 (5.26%) Information Security
9 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.63%) CISA
2 1 (2.63%) CISM
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) GIAC
2 1 (2.63%) MAPM
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) GCP
1 1 (2.63%) GxP
1 1 (2.63%) IFRS
1 1 (2.63%) IFRS 9
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix
2 1 (2.63%) IBM
2 1 (2.63%) JDA
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
East Anglia
Venn Group
Rate: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago