The median contractor rate for a IT Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 41 42 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.72% 0.73% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.76% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.10% +8.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -2.94% +1.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £41.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -34.93% +38.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 268 264 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.75% 96.70% 97.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 142 188
Median daily rate £315 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.54% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.57% +141.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.88 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Leicestershire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Leicestershire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Leicestershire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager in Leicestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Project Manager in Leicestershire

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT 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 Leicestershire region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) HNC
2 2 (50.00%) Documentum
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Business Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Novell
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (50.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Novell