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

Project Lead
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 96 92
Contract jobs requiring a Project Leader 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £341 £415
% change year-on-year -9.89% -17.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £103.43 £23.74
% change year-on-year - +335.74%  

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 1120 1251 1360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.28% 96.16% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 813 737
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £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 36 98 60
Median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Project Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Leader in Surrey

Project Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Leader in Surrey

Project Leader Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Project Leader 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 Project Leader in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) NEC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) APMP
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (100.00%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Allocation

Project Leader 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) APMP
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) NEC