Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Stevenage during the 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 16 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 9 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 10.00% 4.60% 8.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.47% 4.76% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Stevenage median daily rate - £310 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -43.64% -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £33.25 £25.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +33.00% -35.06% +18.46%

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 86 84 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 95.56% 96.55% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 41
Stevenage median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £254 £206 £120
90th Percentile £498 £474 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £379
% change year-on-year - +5.63% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 20
Stevenage median hourly rate £24.13 £40.00 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.68% +85.83% +95.68%
10th Percentile £11.98 £8.25 £14.62
90th Percentile £53.53 £53.75 £37.53
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -3.13% -7.25% +4.55%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

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 Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) EPoS

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 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix