Period
to 18 June 2019

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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.

Senior Project Manager
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 137 120
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 5 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.19% 0.49% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.52% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 8
Manchester median daily rate £513 £495 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.43% +13.26% -5.41%
10th Percentile £405 £300 £396
90th Percentile £581 £583 £507
North West median daily rate £500 £500 £469
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £45.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2,542 2,899 2,507
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.15% 94.89% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,618 1,836 1,504
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £261 £250 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 137 85
Manchester median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +12.90% -2.24%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.59 £10.50
90th Percentile £30.42 £38.75 £43.75
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% -7.89% -7.32%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Senior Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Manchester

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Manchester

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in Manchester

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, Senior Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) Pega

Senior 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:

General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
1 1 (20.00%) Pega