The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 June 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 of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 116 131
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 22 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.94% 0.63% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.66% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 14
Median daily rate £475 £460 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £341 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £523 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £466 £485
% change year-on-year +1.87% -3.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.00

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 2198 2442 2882
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.93% 96.14% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1386 1713
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 199 251
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.25 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in the East of England.

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

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

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

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

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in the East of England.

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

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Norfolk +9 12 £463 +46.82%
Hertfordshire -8 4 £600 +22.44% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £513 +16.47% 1
Bedfordshire -8 2 £500 -13.04% 1
Suffolk +12 1 - -
Essex -15 1 - -
Senior Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 of England region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 17 (62.96%) Project Management
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 6 (22.22%) Service Management
4 6 (22.22%) Change Management
4 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (22.22%) Office 365
5 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.81%) Virtual Team
6 4 (14.81%) IT Strategy
7 3 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.41%) PMP
8 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared

Senior 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 1 (3.70%) MS Project Server
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (22.22%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Local Government
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.70%) CCTV
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 6 (22.22%) Change Management
3 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 6 (22.22%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) IT Strategy
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (11.11%) Change Control
5 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) B2C
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) ERP
7 1 (3.70%) ETL
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PMP
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
1 1 (3.70%) PMBOK
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Avaya
3 1 (3.70%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (3.70%) Capita
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos
3 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.70%) Planview