The median contractor rate for a Finance Project Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester 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 - Finance
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Finance Project Manager 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 1251 1689 1565
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.84% 94.46% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 983 822
Median daily rate £375 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% +12.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
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 32 49
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.63% +8.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £12.28 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Finance Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance Project Manager in Manchester

Finance Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance Project Manager in Manchester

Finance Project Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Finance 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 Finance Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Actimize
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Life Science
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) FMCG
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model

Finance Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Actimize