The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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.

Senior Project Manager
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 185 196
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 53 84 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.69% 0.94% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.99% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 67 45
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £400 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +5.40% -2.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7309 8525 8846
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.59% 94.96% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15228 19064 18935
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1093 1321 1745
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in the South East

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in the South East

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in the South East

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Project Manager in the South East

Senior Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Surrey +10 13 £525 -2.32% 1
West Sussex +15 11 £425 -11.68% 1
Berkshire +11 9 £513 +2.50% 1
Hampshire -1 7 £520 +8.90% 1
Kent -1 5 £425 -12.82%
Oxfordshire -12 2 £488 +2.63%
Buckinghamshire -27 2 £463 +15.62% 1
East Sussex +2 1 £500 -28.57%
Sussex - 1 £450 -
Senior Project Manager
England

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 53 (46.09%) Project Management
2 46 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (36.52%) PRINCE2
4 35 (30.43%) Finance
5 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (18.26%) PMP
7 20 (17.39%) PMO
8 17 (14.78%) PMI Certification
9 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Project
10 15 (13.04%) Migration
10 15 (13.04%) QA
11 14 (12.17%) Supplier Management
12 13 (11.30%) Project Planning
12 13 (11.30%) ITIL
12 13 (11.30%) Matrix Organization
13 12 (10.43%) Management Information System
14 10 (8.70%) Change Management
14 10 (8.70%) E-Commerce
14 10 (8.70%) Degree
14 10 (8.70%) Waterfall
15 9 (7.83%) Retail
15 9 (7.83%) Oracle
15 9 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
16 8 (6.96%) Scrum
16 8 (6.96%) Business Analysis
16 8 (6.96%) APMP
17 7 (6.09%) Matrix Management
18 6 (5.22%) Data Centre
18 6 (5.22%) SDLC

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.74%) CMS
2 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.87%) Maya
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.87%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.87%) Magento
2 1 (0.87%) Maximo
2 1 (0.87%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Office 365
2 3 (2.61%) G Suite
2 3 (2.61%) SaaS
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.87%) IaaS
4 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) VoIP
2 2 (1.74%) CTI
2 2 (1.74%) Firewall
2 2 (1.74%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.74%) LAN
2 2 (1.74%) Skype
2 2 (1.74%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.74%) WAN
3 1 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.87%) Network Security
3 1 (0.87%) RIP
3 1 (0.87%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (30.43%) Finance
2 9 (7.83%) Retail
3 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.48%) Legal
5 3 (2.61%) Banking
5 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Electronics
6 1 (0.87%) French Language
6 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) .NET
2 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.48%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.61%) IVR
5 2 (1.74%) CCTV
5 2 (1.74%) NHS
5 2 (1.74%) PMI
5 2 (1.74%) User Experience
6 1 (0.87%) CMDB
6 1 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.87%) FMCG
6 1 (0.87%) Handset
6 1 (0.87%) SCADA
6 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.61%) Linux
1 3 (2.61%) Unix
2 2 (1.74%) Android
2 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.87%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.09%) Project Management
2 46 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (36.52%) PRINCE2
4 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (13.04%) Migration
6 14 (12.17%) Supplier Management
7 13 (11.30%) ITIL
7 13 (11.30%) Matrix Organization
7 13 (11.30%) Project Planning
8 10 (8.70%) Change Management
8 10 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 10 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 8 (6.96%) Business Analysis
9 8 (6.96%) Scrum
10 7 (6.09%) Matrix Management
11 6 (5.22%) SDLC
12 5 (4.35%) Critical Path Analysis
12 5 (4.35%) Dependency Management
12 5 (4.35%) Release Management
12 5 (4.35%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.74%) C
1 2 (1.74%) PHP
2 1 (0.87%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (18.26%) PMP
2 17 (14.78%) PMI Certification
3 10 (8.70%) Degree
4 9 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (6.96%) APMP
6 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.87%) HND
7 1 (0.87%) ISEB
7 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.39%) PMO
2 15 (13.04%) QA
3 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.74%) GDPR
3 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.87%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.87%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (7.83%) Oracle
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.48%) Cisco
3 4 (3.48%) SAP
4 3 (2.61%) Avaya
4 3 (2.61%) Remedy
4 3 (2.61%) Wyse
5 2 (1.74%) Apttus
5 2 (1.74%) Blue Coat
5 2 (1.74%) Demandware
5 2 (1.74%) Google
5 2 (1.74%) hybris
5 2 (1.74%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.74%) Lancope
5 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.74%) Verint
5 2 (1.74%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.87%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.87%) IBM
6 1 (0.87%) Informatica