The median contractor rate for a Digital Project Manager was £476 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Project Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 86 92 90
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 3 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.90% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.95% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £476 £416 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.41% -16.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £438 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £413
% change year-on-year +6.50% +2.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1233 1676 1531
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.77% 94.42% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 968 811
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 45
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.71 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.84% +12.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Digital Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Project Manager in Manchester

Digital Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Project Manager in Manchester

Digital Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Digital 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 Manchester region featuring Digital Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) GitLab
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) iPlanet

Digital Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware