The median contractor rate for an Applications Project Manager was £423 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire 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.

Applications Project Manager
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 54 64
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Project Manager 6 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.94% 0.90% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.94% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Median daily rate £423 £453 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.62% -7.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £405 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £488 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £419 £425
% change year-on-year +6.26% -1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 589 639 813
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 92.46% 96.23% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1192 1240 1678
Median daily rate £425 £411 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.34% +9.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 162 257
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.25 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £32.25 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Applications Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Applications Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Project Manager in Hertfordshire

Applications Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Project Manager in Hertfordshire

Applications Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Project Manager in Hertfordshire

Applications Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford -3 6 £423 -11.05%
Applications Project Manager
East of England

Applications Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Applications 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Applications Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 3 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Design
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Document Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Front Office
5 1 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce

Applications Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Design
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP