The median contractor rate for a Technical Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Technical Project Manager
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 145 135
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 10 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.39% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Median daily rate £500 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +6.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.76% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.63 £41.75
% change year-on-year - -24.25%  

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 2771 3574 3449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 93.84% 94.80% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5294 7967 7165
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £256 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 401 618
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Technical Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Project Manager in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in the North West.

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

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in the North West.

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

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cheshire +18 8 £500 +33.33% 2
Manchester +2 1 £450 - 1
Technical Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) J2EE
4 5 (21.74%) Struts
4 5 (21.74%) Java EE
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.70%) LAN
7 2 (8.70%) WAN
7 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) Kanban
7 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Skype
8 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 1 (4.35%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (4.35%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA

Technical 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) BGP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) IGRP
2 1 (4.35%) NetScreen
2 1 (4.35%) OSPF
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Skype
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) Trac
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) J2EE
1 5 (21.74%) Java EE
1 5 (21.74%) Spring
1 5 (21.74%) Struts
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (4.35%) Interactive TV
1 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.35%) NHS
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Kanban
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Metadata Management
6 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.35%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) CCNP
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) F5
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Juniper
2 1 (4.35%) PlateSpin
2 1 (4.35%) VMware