The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £530 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hemel Hempstead during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Hertfordshire / Hemel Hempstead
Rank 6 12 11
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 12.50% 6.38% 10.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.82% 6.52% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £530 £625 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.20% +60.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -20.00% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead. 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
Hemel Hempstead
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39 92 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 97.50% 97.87% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 49 30
Median daily rate £360 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Hemel Hempstead

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Hemel Hempstead

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Hemel Hempstead region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Contract Management
2 3 (42.86%) SAP HR
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) SAP PM
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) PMP
4 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP HR
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (14.29%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Contract Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle