The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 22 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.

Project Manager
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 10 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 14 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 15.22% 10.20% 4.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.87% 10.99% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Median daily rate £400 £310 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +22.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £463 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +2.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year +8.39% -5.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83 91 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 90.22% 92.86% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 59
Median daily rate £338 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £100 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £468 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 29
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Peterborough

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Peterborough

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Peterborough

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Peterborough

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

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

1 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) People Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.88%) Power BI
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.88%) SSCP
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) PMI
5 1 (5.88%) PMP

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (5.88%) Power BI
1 1 (5.88%) QlikView
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Japanese Language
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) CCTV
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) People Management
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Contract Management
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (5.88%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
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