The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Stafford during the 3 months to 29 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.

Project Manager
Staffordshire > Stafford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 7 1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stafford - 4.55% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category - 5.88% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Stafford median daily rate - - £400
Staffordshire median daily rate £388 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -8.82% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stafford median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Stafford. 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
Stafford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5 17 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 100.00% 77.27% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 117
Stafford median daily rate £210 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.77% +22.72%  
10th Percentile £205 £319 £219
90th Percentile £300 £404 £400
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £338 £390
% change year-on-year +3.70% -13.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 8
Stafford median hourly rate - £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% -25.00%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Stafford

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stafford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Stafford

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Stafford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Allocation

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree