The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Maidenhead during the 3 months to 28 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.

Project Manager
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 8 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 7.62% 5.26% 10.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.08% 5.88% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
Median daily rate £450 £365 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.28% -8.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £338 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -8.57% -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 Maidenhead. 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
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 99 85 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 94.29% 89.47% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 49
Median daily rate £330 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -11.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 1
Median hourly rate £31.50 £33.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.97% +103.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Maidenhead

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Maidenhead

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Maidenhead over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Maidenhead

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Maidenhead

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Maidenhead region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (35.71%) PMP
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) FMCG
4 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) GMP
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Publishing
6 2 (14.29%) Legal
6 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Veeva
6 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
7 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (35.71%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (14.29%) Legal
5 2 (14.29%) Publishing
6 1 (7.14%) Banking
6 1 (7.14%) Games
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) FMCG
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) PMP
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.14%) HND
4 1 (7.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) GMP
2 2 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (7.14%) GxP
3 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) BT
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.14%) VMware