The median contractor rate for a Software Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Project Manager
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank - 38 56
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.71% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.76% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £62.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -28.00% +38.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 238 263 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 93.33% 93.93% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 182 275
Median daily rate £385 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £150 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 21
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £13.20 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in Southampton

Software Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Project Manager in Southampton

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Software 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 Southampton region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering