The median contractor rate for a Senior IT Project Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 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 IT Project Manager
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 589 608
Rank change year-on-year +30 +19  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior IT Project Manager 24 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.063% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.066% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 12
Median daily rate £550 £425 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -18.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £476
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £575 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £513
% change year-on-year +6.06% -19.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26673 31019 30520
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1259 1391 1823
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.28 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 28 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
London +19 13 £575 -4.16% 1
South East +16 6 £450 +12.50% 1
South West -1 2 £373 -
West Midlands +25 1 - - 1
North West +21 1 £550 +29.41%
East of England -1 1 - -
Senior IT Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 22 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Project Management
3 16 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 15 (34.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.45%) Banking
5 9 (20.45%) Project Planning
6 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (18.18%) PMP
6 8 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (15.91%) ITIL
7 7 (15.91%) QA
8 6 (13.64%) C
8 6 (13.64%) PMI Certification
8 6 (13.64%) Migration
8 6 (13.64%) Investment Management
8 6 (13.64%) SEPA
9 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
9 5 (11.36%) Degree
9 5 (11.36%) Critical Path Analysis
10 4 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
10 4 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (9.09%) PMO
11 3 (6.82%) Work Breakdown Structure
11 3 (6.82%) Dependency Management
11 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (6.82%) Project Governance
11 3 (6.82%) Change Control

Senior IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (2.27%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg AIM
2 1 (2.27%) Maximo
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.27%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.27%) Network Security
2 1 (2.27%) PSTN
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 22 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Front Office
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.27%) CCTV
4 1 (2.27%) Equities
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Project Management
2 16 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 15 (34.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.45%) Project Planning
5 8 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (15.91%) ITIL
7 6 (13.64%) Investment Management
7 6 (13.64%) Migration
8 5 (11.36%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
9 4 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 3 (6.82%) Change Control
10 3 (6.82%) Dependency Management
10 3 (6.82%) Matrix Management
10 3 (6.82%) Project Governance
10 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
10 3 (6.82%) Work Breakdown Structure
11 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) C
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) PMP
2 6 (13.64%) PMI Certification
3 5 (11.36%) Degree
3 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
2 6 (13.64%) SEPA
3 4 (9.09%) PMO
4 3 (6.82%) GxP
5 1 (2.27%) MiFID
5 1 (2.27%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.27%) Charles River
3 1 (2.27%) Demandware
3 1 (2.27%) Kronos
3 1 (2.27%) Lancope
3 1 (2.27%) Planview
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) SimCorp
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