The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South East / Middlesex
Rank 7 3 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 13 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 10.00% 14.74% 11.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.66% 15.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 8
Median daily rate £425 £475 £524
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% -9.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £373 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £661 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -20.00% +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 Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 122 150 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 93.85% 96.15% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 99 92
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £527 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +95.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Middlesex

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Middlesex

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Middlesex over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Middlesex

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Middlesex

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 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 Middlesex region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (4.35%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) PMO
6 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (4.35%) Concur
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.35%) People Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (4.35%) Critical Success Factor

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Mason
2 1 (4.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) NHS
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (4.35%) People Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) CommVault
2 1 (4.35%) Concur
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
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