Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 19 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
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans 7.69% 4.76% 20.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 4.76% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
St Albans median daily rate - - £469
Hertfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
St Albans median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £36.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year +46.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans. 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
St Albans
Contract vacancies in St Albans with a recognized job title 24 42 45
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.31% 100.00% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 21
St Albans median daily rate £350 £325 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.24% +10.80%
10th Percentile £290 £300 £150
90th Percentile £463 £538 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
St Albans median hourly rate - £11.53 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.68% -61.11%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.84 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +16.10% -14.71% +10.43%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in St Albans

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in St Albans

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 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 St Albans region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) Work Breakdown Structure

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001