The median contractor rate for a IT Project Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 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.

IT Project Manager
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 91 87
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 11 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.93% 0.92% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.96% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 8
Median daily rate £413 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +2.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £405 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £415
% change year-on-year - -0.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £41.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -34.93% +38.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1113 1250 1383
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.24% 96.15% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 813 749
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £540 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 100 61
Median hourly rate £14.75 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.83% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.76 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Surrey

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Surrey

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Surrey

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Project Manager in Surrey

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 2 £425 -
Staines - 2 £550 -
Woking - 2 £358 -
Horley - 1 £450 -
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT 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 Surrey region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) Change Control
7 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.52%) QA
7 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (9.52%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 2 (9.52%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.76%) LAN
8 1 (4.76%) WAN
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (4.76%) PMI
8 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
8 1 (4.76%) NHS
8 1 (4.76%) BCP
8 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (4.76%) SAP
8 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.76%) Programme Management

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

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
6 2 (9.52%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) BCP
7 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) People Management
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
1 1 (4.76%) WorldPay