The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 24 April 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 Project Manager
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 53 60
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 4 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.67% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.70% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £600 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.50 - £52.50

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 543 710 682
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 95.43% 95.43% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 353 354
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 36 49
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.61% -12.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £7.85 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Hertfordshire

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Hertfordshire

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Senior Project Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
5 1 (14.29%) PMO
5 1 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) HP

Senior 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware