Period
to 19 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 14 20
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 246 158 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 8.38% 7.86% 7.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.85% 8.31% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 121 174
Surrey median daily rate £500 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.05% +0.58%
10th Percentile £402 £300 £334
90th Percentile £588 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £439 £425
% change year-on-year +2.56% +3.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Surrey median hourly rate - - £61.50
South East median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -35.29% +19.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,781 1,901 2,478
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.69% 94.53% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,965 1,184 1,601
Surrey median daily rate £463 £414 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.90% -1.49% +8.39%
10th Percentile £273 £190 £250
90th Percentile £588 £552 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 116 139
Surrey median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.80% -17.71% +35.21%
10th Percentile £11.87 £11.44 £11.20
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.75 £53.94
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.43 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.27% -10.60% +20.65%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Surrey

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Surrey

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Surrey

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 Project Manager in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Surrey

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 Project Manager within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate -15 32 £525 +13.51% 1
Staines +4 30 £475 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -22 22 £575 +30.68%
Redhill +18 18 £475 +1.33%
Chertsey +1 9 £430 -16.10%
Guildford -8 8 £463 +2.78% 4
Camberley - 7 £395 - 4
Leatherhead -1 6 £500 - 1
Woking +1 4 £513 +24.24% 1
Tadworth 0 4 £508 - 1
Weybridge -8 3 £475 +18.75% 1
Egham 0 2 £456 -13.10%
Epsom - 2 £500 -
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 122 (49.59%) Project Management
2 99 (40.24%) Finance
3 74 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (19.11%) PRINCE2
6 30 (12.20%) PMO
7 27 (10.98%) Scrum
7 27 (10.98%) Retail
8 25 (10.16%) Migration
9 20 (8.13%) Service Delivery
10 18 (7.32%) PMI Certification
10 18 (7.32%) Waterfall
11 17 (6.91%) Change Management
12 16 (6.50%) CRM
12 16 (6.50%) GDPR
13 15 (6.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 14 (5.69%) JIRA
14 14 (5.69%) SAP
15 13 (5.28%) ITIL
15 13 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (5.28%) Microsoft
15 13 (5.28%) PMP
15 13 (5.28%) Degree
15 13 (5.28%) Matrix Management
16 12 (4.88%) Office 365
16 12 (4.88%) Matrix Organization
16 12 (4.88%) Programme Management
16 12 (4.88%) Risk Management
17 11 (4.47%) PMI
17 11 (4.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.85%) Confluence
1 7 (2.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.44%) Documentum
3 5 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.22%) SAS
4 3 (1.22%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.63%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (1.63%) PlanetPress Connect
3 3 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.22%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.41%) Maximo
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.41%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.41%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.41%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.88%) Office 365
2 5 (2.03%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.22%) Veeva
4 2 (0.81%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.85%) LAN
1 7 (2.85%) VoIP
2 5 (2.03%) CTI
3 4 (1.63%) WAN
4 3 (1.22%) Firewall
4 3 (1.22%) Internet
4 3 (1.22%) Intranet
4 3 (1.22%) Skype
4 3 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.81%) SMTP
6 1 (0.41%) Network Security
6 1 (0.41%) SMS
6 1 (0.41%) Wireless
6 1 (0.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.22%) Blockchain
2 2 (0.81%) Big Data
2 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.81%) EDMS
2 2 (0.81%) Power BI
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.41%) Lumira
3 1 (0.41%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 14 (5.69%) JIRA
General
1 99 (40.24%) Finance
2 27 (10.98%) Retail
3 9 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.85%) Billing
4 7 (2.85%) German Language
5 6 (2.44%) Marketing
5 6 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.22%) Advertising
6 3 (1.22%) Back Office
6 3 (1.22%) Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Legal
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.81%) HTML
1 2 (0.81%) SAPUI5
1 2 (0.81%) Velocity
2 1 (0.41%) Mason
2 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.47%) PMI
2 9 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.25%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.03%) IVR
5 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.63%) Robotics
6 3 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.22%) NHS
6 3 (1.22%) User Experience
6 3 (1.22%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.81%) FMCG
7 2 (0.81%) Social Media
8 1 (0.41%) CCTV
8 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.41%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.66%) Windows
2 4 (1.63%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.81%) Unix
3 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (49.59%) Project Management
2 74 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (19.11%) PRINCE2
5 27 (10.98%) Scrum
6 25 (10.16%) Migration
7 20 (8.13%) Service Delivery
8 18 (7.32%) Waterfall
9 17 (6.91%) Change Management
10 16 (6.50%) CRM
11 15 (6.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 13 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (5.28%) ITIL
12 13 (5.28%) Matrix Management
13 12 (4.88%) Matrix Organization
13 12 (4.88%) Programme Management
13 12 (4.88%) Risk Management
14 11 (4.47%) Project Governance
15 10 (4.07%) Document Management
15 10 (4.07%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.41%) Python
1 1 (0.41%) R
1 1 (0.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (7.32%) PMI Certification
2 13 (5.28%) Degree
2 13 (5.28%) PMP
3 11 (4.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (4.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.22%) CISSP
6 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) ACCA
7 1 (0.41%) APMP
7 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.41%) CIMA
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB
7 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.20%) PMO
2 16 (6.50%) GDPR
3 5 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.03%) QA
4 4 (1.63%) SLA
5 1 (0.41%) GxP
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 14 (5.69%) SAP
2 13 (5.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.66%) Oracle
4 8 (3.25%) Workday
5 7 (2.85%) Citrix
6 5 (2.03%) Avaya
6 5 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.03%) Verint
7 4 (1.63%) Xerox
8 3 (1.22%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.22%) Sage
9 2 (0.81%) Concur
9 2 (0.81%) Demandware
9 2 (0.81%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.81%) Tableau
10 1 (0.41%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.41%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.41%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.41%) Platfora