Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Leader was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex 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.

Project Lead
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 91
Contract jobs requiring a Project Leader 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - - 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Essex median daily rate - - £265
East of England median daily rate £380 £550 £265
% change year-on-year -30.91% +107.55% -29.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Contract vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 769 842 1178
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 97.12% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 497 666
Essex median daily rate £475 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £230 £220 £227
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 151 158
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £31.90 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +8.14% +42.17%
10th Percentile £11.94 £15.75 £15.68
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.84 £42.88
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.86% +4.17% +5.00%

Project Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings that featured Project Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Project Leader in Essex

Project Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Leader in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Leader in Essex

Project Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Leader in Essex