The median contractor rate for a Migration Project Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration Project Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 91 99 83
Rank change year-on-year +8 -16  
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Project Manager 1 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.076% 0.39% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.41% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £413 £469 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -1.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 1256 1697 1545
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.86% 94.54% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 982 808
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 £232
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 42 34 48
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.64 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.89% +11.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £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 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Migration Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration Project Manager in Manchester

Migration Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration Project Manager in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Migration 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 Migration Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) APMP
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) PlateSpin
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments

Migration 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) APMP
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) PlateSpin
1 1 (33.33%) VMware