The median contractor rate for a Senior IT Project Manager was £505 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior IT Project Manager
UK / England
Rank 555 576 551
Rank change year-on-year +21 -25  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior IT Project Manager 22 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.074% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.078% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 22
Median daily rate £505 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.80% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £418 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £725 £689
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £494 £475
% change year-on-year -11.39% +3.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £68.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £68.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39124 46334 45141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.21% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25435 30385 27741
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1447 1806
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior IT Project Manager in England

Senior IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior IT Project Manager in England

Senior IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior IT Project Manager in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior IT Project Manager in England

Senior IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior IT Project Manager in England

Senior IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London +9 9 £575 -2.12% 3
South East +17 5 £430 -14.00%
West Midlands +15 2 £425 -19.04% 1
East Midlands -3 2 £500 +25.00%
North East - 2 £201 -
North West +20 1 £525 +13.51%
East of England -6 1 - -
Senior IT Project Manager
UK

Senior IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 15 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 14 (35.00%) Project Management
3 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (22.50%) Project Planning
5 8 (20.00%) QA
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (15.00%) PMO
6 6 (15.00%) Banking
6 6 (15.00%) Migration
7 5 (12.50%) Change Management
7 5 (12.50%) PMP
8 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (10.00%) ITIL
8 4 (10.00%) MS Project
8 4 (10.00%) Degree
8 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.50%) Office 365
9 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
9 3 (7.50%) Analytics
9 3 (7.50%) SDLC
9 3 (7.50%) JIRA
9 3 (7.50%) CCTV
9 3 (7.50%) Requirements Management
9 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
9 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
9 3 (7.50%) GxP

Senior IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.50%) MS Project Server
1 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Project
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) Maximo
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.50%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) MPLS
1 1 (2.50%) PSTN
1 1 (2.50%) Skype
1 1 (2.50%) VoIP
1 1 (2.50%) VPN
1 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.00%) Law
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Front Office
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) CCTV
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) SCADA
2 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.50%) Life Science
3 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) VMS
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 14 (35.00%) Project Management
2 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (22.50%) Project Planning
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (15.00%) Migration
6 5 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (10.00%) ITIL
7 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
8 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.50%) Requirements Management
8 3 (7.50%) SDLC
9 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Critical Path Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) PMP
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 6 (15.00%) PMO
3 3 (7.50%) GxP
4 2 (5.00%) SEPA
5 1 (2.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.50%) Charles River
3 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) F5
3 1 (2.50%) Kronos
3 1 (2.50%) MobileIron
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) SimCorp
3 1 (2.50%) Tumbleweed
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