Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 5 25
Rank change year-on-year -5 +20 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 40 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 10.90% 12.33% 5.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.66% 12.73% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 7
Peterborough median daily rate £400 £370 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -10.30% +10.00%
10th Percentile £375 £240 £335
90th Percentile £438 £450 £580
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £420 £445 £450
% change year-on-year -5.62% -1.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Peterborough
Contract vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 343 220 225
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.46% 96.92% 98.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 105 123
Peterborough median daily rate £351 £320 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.69% -4.48% +8.06%
10th Percentile £170 £104 £115
90th Percentile £475 £488 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 41
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +10.42% -21.95%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.17 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.25 £45.25 £24.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +11.94% +63.41% -18.00%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 23 November 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 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (20.00%) Banking
5 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.50%) CISM
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.50%) CCSP
7 3 (7.50%) CISSP
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (7.50%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (7.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (7.50%) Data Encryption
7 3 (7.50%) Privileged Access Management
7 3 (7.50%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (7.50%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.00%) Marketing
8 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.00%) Windows
8 2 (5.00%) VMware

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Japanese Language
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 10 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (25.00%) Project Management
2 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Data Encryption
5 3 (7.50%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (7.50%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (7.50%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) Privileged Access Management
5 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.50%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.50%) Data Cleansing
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 3 (7.50%) CCSP
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.50%) CISM
1 3 (7.50%) CISSP
1 3 (7.50%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (2.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Dell