Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £458 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Project Manager
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 28 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.02% 3.97% 7.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.16% 4.15% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 24
Leicestershire median daily rate £458 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £335 £312 £267
90th Percentile £549 £502 £714
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £415 £413
% change year-on-year -0.60% +0.61% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.37% +20.00% -78.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 543 506 501
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.31% 95.65% 95.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 311 277
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £217 £131 £123
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 22 39
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +12.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £9.85
90th Percentile £43.63 £37.10 £34.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +7 18 £488 +20.37% 2
Hinckley +2 1 - - 1
Project Manager
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 11 (39.29%) Project Management
2 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Retail
5 5 (17.86%) SAP
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.71%) GDPR
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle
8 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 2 (7.14%) NetSuite
8 2 (7.14%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (7.14%) SAP CO
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) SAP Retail
8 2 (7.14%) Windows
8 2 (7.14%) SAP FI
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) ERP
8 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 2 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.57%) High Availability
9 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
9 1 (3.57%) Office 365

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.57%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) NetSuite
1 2 (7.14%) SAP CO
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (7.14%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (3.57%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Clusterpoint
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.57%) FMCG
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Project Management
2 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Logistics
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) PMP
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Blackboard
3 1 (3.57%) hybris