The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the M4 Corridor during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South East / M4 Corridor
Rank - 9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor - 7.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -20.00% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor. 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
M4 Corridor
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2 26 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor 100.00% 96.30% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 5
Median daily rate £500 £230 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +117.39% -41.02%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the M4 Corridor

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in the M4 Corridor

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Manager in the M4 Corridor.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in the M4 Corridor

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the M4 Corridor.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in the M4 Corridor