The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Stevenage during the 3 months to 30 April 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 / Stevenage
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 15.91% 3.77% 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.91% 4.00% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £210 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -58.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £23.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +68.47% -32.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage. 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
Stevenage
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44 50 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 100.00% 94.34% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 15
Median daily rate £425 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £8.25 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +415.15% -44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £6.86 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Stevenage

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Stevenage

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Stevenage

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Stevenage region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (18.18%) EPoS
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Presales
6 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
6 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Logistics
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Windows

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

Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) EPoS
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) Presales
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Citrix