Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Software Project Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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.

Software Project Manager
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 94 89
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.065% 0.14% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.15% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £406 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% - -
East of England median daily rate £475 £413 £421
% change year-on-year +15.15% -2.08% +8.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,446 1,350 1,338
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.96% 96.09% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 768 673
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £210 £192
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +6.45% -0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 85 134
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -4.92% -6.15%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.05 £9.00
90th Percentile £44.50 £52.50 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% -11.11% +12.50%

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in Hertfordshire

Software Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Project Manager in Hertfordshire

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Software 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 Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

Software 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery