The median contractor rate for a Business Project Manager was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Project Manager
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 52 56 65
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.65% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £335 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.84% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -3.97% +3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - -19.19%  

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 599 641 660
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.93% 95.25% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 317 340
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £541 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 49 43
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.54% +12.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £7.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.18 £49.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Business Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Business Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Project Manager in Hertfordshire

Business Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Project Manager in Hertfordshire

Business Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Project Manager in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Project Manager in Hertfordshire

Business 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 Business Project Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Watford - 2 £330 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Business Project Manager
East of England

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Business 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 Business Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Business Process Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) BPR
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Pricing Data
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
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%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) NGA Human Resources
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) PMO
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Pricing Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) BPR
2 3 (42.86%) Business Process Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos
1 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) NGA Human Resources
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle