Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £469 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Senior Project Manager
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 182 177
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 -69
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 23 50 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.40% 0.65% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.69% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 35 34
North West median daily rate £469 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £413 £394 £402
90th Percentile £564 £528 £653
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
North West median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £32.50
90th Percentile £47.50 - £57.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £52.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5384 7292 7206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 94.32% 94.70% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3261 4456 3997
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £235 £250 £225
90th Percentile £544 £538 £550
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 305 414
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £18.99 £18.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.88% +2.68% +8.76%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.27 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.50 £47.39 £51.75
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Project Manager in the North West

Senior Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 14 £450 +2.86% 1
Cheshire +5 4 £550 +22.22% 2
Merseyside +1 3 £475 +15.15% 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
Senior Project Manager
England

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Senior 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 North West region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Life Science
6 2 (8.70%) Business Development
6 2 (8.70%) Banking
6 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (8.70%) SAP
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.35%) Android Development
7 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.35%) Skype
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (4.35%) Virgin Media
7 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (4.35%) GDPR
7 1 (4.35%) PMO
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) NAS
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.35%) TSYS
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (4.35%) iPlanet
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) NAS
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Life Science
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) Business Development
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.35%) Android Development
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
5 1 (4.35%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ACCA
1 1 (4.35%) CIMA
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
2 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.35%) Siebel
2 1 (4.35%) TSYS
2 1 (4.35%) Virgin Media
2 1 (4.35%) VMware