The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Manchester / Stockport
Rank - 13 6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport - 4.44% 11.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.76% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £193 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -49.46%  
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 £30.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -20.00% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32 42 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 96.97% 93.33% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 12
Median daily rate £275 £383 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.10% +17.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £530 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Stockport

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Stockport

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Stockport region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Facilities Management
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (80.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 5 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (80.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management