Period
to 21 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 20 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 240 162 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.90% 7.21% 8.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.34% 7.66% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 141 173
Surrey median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £408 £308 £331
90th Percentile £616 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £460 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Surrey median hourly rate - - £52.00
South East median hourly rate £40.75 £27.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +48.18% -34.52% +21.74%

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 2,877 2,115 2,435
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.17% 96.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,012 1,399 1,604
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +11.48%
10th Percentile £292 £238 £238
90th Percentile £594 £570 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 81 182
Surrey median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.62% -19.57% +24.32%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.50 £11.03
90th Percentile £51.50 £47.50 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.91%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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
Redhill +36 25 £475 -25.49%
Sunbury-on-Thames -15 25 £575 +9.52% 2
Reigate -20 21 £493 -7.29% 2
Staines -17 20 £481 -9.41% 1
Epsom +9 9 £425 +9.68% 1
Guildford -23 6 £481 +13.24% 7
Leatherhead 0 5 £500 +11.11%
Camberley -2 5 £395 -14.59%
Egham - 4 £525 -
Woking +5 3 - - 1
Chertsey -2 3 £600 +26.32% 1
Weybridge -15 2 £468 +16.88% 1
Tadworth +2 1 £513 -
Dorking - 1 £425 -
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 119 (49.58%) Project Management
2 94 (39.17%) Finance
3 89 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (25.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (17.08%) Scrum
6 34 (14.17%) PRINCE2
7 32 (13.33%) Migration
8 31 (12.92%) PMO
9 25 (10.42%) Retail
10 21 (8.75%) Waterfall
11 20 (8.33%) Degree
11 20 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 18 (7.50%) JIRA
12 18 (7.50%) Resource Management
12 18 (7.50%) SDLC
13 16 (6.67%) Service Delivery
13 16 (6.67%) ITIL
13 16 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (6.67%) Decision-Making
14 15 (6.25%) PMI Certification
15 14 (5.83%) PMP
15 14 (5.83%) SAP
15 14 (5.83%) GDPR
16 13 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (5.42%) Microsoft Office
17 12 (5.00%) Web Services
17 12 (5.00%) ERP
17 12 (5.00%) Microsoft
17 12 (5.00%) Change Management
17 12 (5.00%) Data Centre

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 9 (3.75%) Confluence
1 9 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) Documentum
4 1 (0.42%) SAS
4 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (5.42%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.67%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (1.25%) SAP HR
3 3 (1.25%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.83%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.83%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.42%) Maximo
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.42%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.50%) Office 365
3 3 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.25%) SaaS
3 3 (1.25%) Veeva
4 2 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.92%) Internet
2 5 (2.08%) CTI
2 5 (2.08%) LAN
2 5 (2.08%) VoIP
3 4 (1.67%) WAN
4 3 (1.25%) Intranet
4 3 (1.25%) SAN
5 2 (0.83%) Firewall
5 2 (0.83%) SMS
6 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.25%) Blockchain
1 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database
1 3 (1.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.42%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (7.50%) JIRA
2 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 94 (39.17%) Finance
2 25 (10.42%) Retail
3 10 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.92%) Legal
5 6 (2.50%) Advertising
6 4 (1.67%) Banking
6 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.25%) German Language
7 3 (1.25%) Marketing
8 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.00%) Web Services
2 2 (0.83%) .NET
2 2 (0.83%) Django
2 2 (0.83%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) CSS
3 1 (0.42%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.92%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.50%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.08%) IVR
6 4 (1.67%) PMI
6 4 (1.67%) Robotics
6 4 (1.67%) User Experience
7 3 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.25%) Social Media
8 2 (0.83%) FMCG
8 2 (0.83%) PKI
8 2 (0.83%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.42%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.42%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.67%) Unix
1 4 (1.67%) Windows
2 3 (1.25%) Solaris
3 2 (0.83%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (49.58%) Project Management
2 89 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (25.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (17.08%) Scrum
5 34 (14.17%) PRINCE2
6 32 (13.33%) Migration
7 21 (8.75%) Waterfall
8 20 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 18 (7.50%) Resource Management
9 18 (7.50%) SDLC
10 16 (6.67%) Decision-Making
10 16 (6.67%) ITIL
10 16 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 12 (5.00%) Change Management
11 12 (5.00%) ERP
12 11 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (4.58%) CRM
12 11 (4.58%) ITSM
13 10 (4.17%) Matrix Management
14 9 (3.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.50%) C
2 1 (0.42%) C#
2 1 (0.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (8.33%) Degree
2 15 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 14 (5.83%) PMP
4 9 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.67%) CISSP
7 3 (1.25%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) AAT
9 1 (0.42%) ACCA
9 1 (0.42%) APMP
9 1 (0.42%) CIMA
9 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.92%) PMO
2 14 (5.83%) GDPR
3 6 (2.50%) QA
4 4 (1.67%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.83%) MiFID
6 1 (0.42%) COBIT
6 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (5.83%) SAP
2 12 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.75%) Workday
4 7 (2.92%) Avaya
5 5 (2.08%) Oracle
5 5 (2.08%) ServiceNow
5 5 (2.08%) Verint
5 5 (2.08%) VMware
6 4 (1.67%) Citrix
7 3 (1.25%) Genesys
7 3 (1.25%) NetApp
7 3 (1.25%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.83%) Demandware
8 2 (0.83%) Sage
8 2 (0.83%) Sun
9 1 (0.42%) Adobe
9 1 (0.42%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.42%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.42%) Wyse