The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £456 per day in advertised job vacancies in Paddington during the 3 months to 30 April 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.

Project Manager
London / Paddington
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Paddington 25.00% - 12.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £456 - £550
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 £38.75 £23.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +68.47% -32.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Paddington. 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
Paddington
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 8 11 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Paddington 100.00% 84.62% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 12
Median daily rate £425 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Paddington

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Paddington

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Paddington

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Paddington region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Retail

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Paddington 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 (33.33%) CMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms