The median contractor rate for a Technical Project Manager was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Project Manager
England / South East
Rank 212 215 205
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 33 49 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.53% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.56% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 44
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £343 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.50% +3.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.25

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the 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 7381 8760 9210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.04% 95.01% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4170 5353 4928
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 377 447
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Technical Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Technical Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Project Manager in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in the South East.

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

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

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

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Hampshire +5 12 £375 -21.05%
Berkshire +26 9 £450 +12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £438 +6.06%
Surrey +5 2 £440 +4.76% 1
Oxfordshire -11 2 £513 +20.58% 2
Kent +7 1 £430 +22.85%
Home Counties - 1 £225 -
Technical Project Manager
England

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South East region featuring Technical Project Manager in the job title.

1 38 (57.58%) Project Management
2 25 (37.88%) PRINCE2
3 21 (31.82%) Finance
4 16 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (19.70%) Migration
5 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
6 12 (18.18%) QA
6 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.12%) IT Strategy
8 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
8 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.61%) PMI Certification
9 7 (10.61%) ITIL
9 7 (10.61%) Firewall
9 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (9.09%) Oracle
10 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (9.09%) PMI
11 5 (7.58%) SAN
11 5 (7.58%) Windows
11 5 (7.58%) SQL
11 5 (7.58%) Change Management
11 5 (7.58%) Release Management
11 5 (7.58%) Change Control
12 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
12 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.52%) SAP EP
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
3 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
2 3 (4.55%) MS Project
3 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.52%) Line 500
2 1 (1.52%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.52%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Firewall
2 5 (7.58%) SAN
3 4 (6.06%) NAS
4 3 (4.55%) Network Security
5 2 (3.03%) VPN
6 1 (1.52%) IGMP
6 1 (1.52%) LAN
6 1 (1.52%) Skype
6 1 (1.52%) VLAN
6 1 (1.52%) VoIP
6 1 (1.52%) VXLAN
6 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.52%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) DB2
2 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Automotive
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) EDI
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) Java EE
2 1 (1.52%) JSP
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.52%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.52%) SOAP
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) PMI
4 4 (6.06%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.55%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.52%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Solaris
3 1 (1.52%) Unix
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (57.58%) Project Management
2 25 (37.88%) PRINCE2
3 16 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (19.70%) Migration
5 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.12%) IT Strategy
8 7 (10.61%) ITIL
9 5 (7.58%) Change Control
9 5 (7.58%) Change Management
9 5 (7.58%) Release Management
10 4 (6.06%) Scrum
10 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (4.55%) Mathematics
11 3 (4.55%) Process Improvement
11 3 (4.55%) Project Governance
11 3 (4.55%) Resource Allocation
11 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
12 2 (3.03%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) C
3 2 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) PMI Certification
1 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.06%) PMP
3 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) Degree
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) PMO
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.03%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) Remedy
3 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) BMC
5 2 (3.03%) EMC
5 2 (3.03%) Sage
5 2 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.52%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.52%) HP
6 1 (1.52%) hybris
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) Informatica
6 1 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.52%) NetApp
6 1 (1.52%) PeopleSoft