Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 161 178
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 33 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.65% 0.54% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.57% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 17
East of England median daily rate £538 £480 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.98% -9.86% +1.43%
10th Percentile £425 £402 £400
90th Percentile £615 £578 £635
England median daily rate £550 £515 £500
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £67.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year -33.33% +28.57% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4801 4588 5650
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.95% 95.70% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 2650 3306
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 366 538
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.88 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.11 £11.33 £10.68
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -4 16 £575 +19.79%
Essex -11 5 £520 +48.57% 1
Bedfordshire -10 4 £501 -8.91%
Suffolk +18 3 £400 - 1
Cambridgeshire -17 3 £550 +11.11% 2
Norfolk 0 2 £538 +115.00%
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 20 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 East of England region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 18 (54.55%) Project Management
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
4 7 (21.21%) Legal
4 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) Virtual Team
6 5 (15.15%) Matrix Management
6 5 (15.15%) Retail
6 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.12%) Degree
7 4 (12.12%) Office 365
7 4 (12.12%) Re-Platforming
7 4 (12.12%) Resource Allocation
7 4 (12.12%) GDPR
8 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (9.09%) Change Management
8 3 (9.09%) Data Security
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (6.06%) Advertising
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle
9 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (6.06%) SC 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (3.03%) HFM
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
General
1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Legal
3 5 (15.15%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) EPoS
2 1 (3.03%) Life Science
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Project Management
2 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.15%) Matrix Management
4 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
5 4 (12.12%) Re-Platforming
5 4 (12.12%) Resource Allocation
5 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Security
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (9.09%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 2 (6.06%) Campaign Management
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (6.06%) Project Governance
7 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) GDPR
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.06%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Citrix
2 1 (3.03%) Planview