The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 21 7 13
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 5.00% 13.68% 6.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 14.13% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 10
Median daily rate £475 £450 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +52.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £314 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £515 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 137 184 178
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 97.86% 96.84% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 127 117
Median daily rate £400 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 39
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +18.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Norfolk

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Norfolk

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Norfolk over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Norfolk

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Norfolk

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -8 3 £525 +61.53%
Dereham - 2 - -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 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 Norfolk region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Local Government
2 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) TSYS
3 1 (9.09%) Northgate
3 1 (9.09%) Strategic Management
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
General
1 4 (36.36%) Local Government
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Human Resource Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (9.09%) Strategic Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Northgate
1 1 (9.09%) TSYS