Period
to 23 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 15 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 229 226 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.40% 8.10% 8.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.82% 8.56% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 177 123
Surrey median daily rate £525 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% +8.05%
10th Percentile £350 £370 £353
90th Percentile £650 £590 £598
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £49.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £40.70 £33.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year +23.33% +41.39% -53.32%

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 2,927 2,640 1,904
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.54% 94.62% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,084 1,855 1,192
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.33% -0.18%
10th Percentile £300 £274 £175
90th Percentile £606 £588 £563
South East median daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 76 112
Surrey median hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.14% -16.67% -4.55%
10th Percentile £12.70 £11.80 £11.61
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.29 £42.00
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.86% -8.04%

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 23 January 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 January 2019. 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
Staines +4 40 £500 +1.27%
Sunbury-on-Thames -10 15 £700 +22.06%
Guildford -15 15 £478 +19.38% 4
Chertsey 0 14 £425 -1.16% 1
Leatherhead +6 12 £475 -5.00% 1
Reigate -19 11 £563 +2.27% 4
Redhill +1 9 £550 +15.79% 1
Egham 0 7 £475 +4.11%
Epsom +10 6 £415 -17.00%
Weybridge +2 3 £513 +7.89%
Dorking - 2 £456 - 1
Woking +3 1 £375 -26.83%
Farnham - 1 - - 1
Godalming - 1 £390 -
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 124 (54.15%) Project Management
2 75 (32.75%) Finance
3 69 (30.13%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (20.52%) PRINCE2
6 44 (19.21%) SAP
7 37 (16.16%) Migration
8 29 (12.66%) ERP
9 24 (10.48%) Change Management
10 22 (9.61%) Microsoft Excel
10 22 (9.61%) E-Commerce
11 21 (9.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 21 (9.17%) PMO
12 20 (8.73%) JIRA
13 19 (8.30%) Scrum
13 19 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
13 19 (8.30%) Waterfall
14 18 (7.86%) Confluence
14 18 (7.86%) SAP S/4HANA
15 17 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (6.55%) Investment Management
16 15 (6.55%) Programme Management
16 15 (6.55%) Data Centre
17 14 (6.11%) Decision-Making
17 14 (6.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 14 (6.11%) MS Visio
18 13 (5.68%) Banking
18 13 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (5.24%) hybris
19 12 (5.24%) Project Governance

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 18 (7.86%) Confluence
2 3 (1.31%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.44%) CMS
3 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (9.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (9.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (6.11%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 18 (7.86%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (2.18%) SAP SD
3 4 (1.75%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.75%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.31%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.87%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.44%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle CRM On Demand
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.44%) SAP FI-AA
6 1 (0.44%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.44%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.06%) SaaS
3 5 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.31%) Office 365
4 3 (1.31%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.44%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.62%) Internet
1 6 (2.62%) LAN
1 6 (2.62%) WAN
2 4 (1.75%) SAN
3 3 (1.31%) Skype
4 1 (0.44%) DHCP
4 1 (0.44%) DNS
4 1 (0.44%) Extranet
4 1 (0.44%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) SMS
4 1 (0.44%) VPN
4 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.75%) DTS
2 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.31%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.44%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 20 (8.73%) JIRA
2 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 75 (32.75%) Finance
2 13 (5.68%) Banking
3 7 (3.06%) Legal
4 6 (2.62%) Marketing
5 5 (2.18%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.18%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.31%) Advertising
6 3 (1.31%) Retail
7 2 (0.87%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.31%) EDI
2 2 (0.87%) .NET
2 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (0.87%) Web Services
3 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.55%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.37%) PMI
4 7 (3.06%) User Experience
5 3 (1.31%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.31%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.87%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.44%) CMDB
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.44%) NHS
7 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.44%) Robotics
7 1 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.37%) Windows
2 4 (1.75%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.31%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.87%) Solaris
4 2 (0.87%) Unix
5 1 (0.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (54.15%) Project Management
2 69 (30.13%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (20.52%) PRINCE2
5 37 (16.16%) Migration
6 29 (12.66%) ERP
7 24 (10.48%) Change Management
8 22 (9.61%) E-Commerce
9 19 (8.30%) Scrum
9 19 (8.30%) Waterfall
10 17 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.55%) Investment Management
11 15 (6.55%) Programme Management
12 14 (6.11%) Decision-Making
13 12 (5.24%) Project Governance
14 11 (4.80%) Resource Management
15 10 (4.37%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (4.37%) SDLC
16 9 (3.93%) Asset Management
16 9 (3.93%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.75%) C
2 2 (0.87%) C#
3 1 (0.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (5.24%) PMI Certification
3 11 (4.80%) Degree
4 7 (3.06%) PMP
5 6 (2.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.87%) APMP
6 2 (0.87%) CCNA
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.17%) PMO
2 6 (2.62%) QA
3 3 (1.31%) GDPR
4 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.44%) IFRS
5 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
1 1 (0.44%) SCCM
1 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 44 (19.21%) SAP
2 12 (5.24%) hybris
3 11 (4.80%) Workday
4 8 (3.49%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.49%) Oracle
5 5 (2.18%) Cisco
6 4 (1.75%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.31%) Citrix
7 3 (1.31%) Concur
7 3 (1.31%) Planview
7 3 (1.31%) Thunderhead
7 3 (1.31%) VMware
8 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.87%) NetApp
8 2 (0.87%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (0.44%) Epicor
9 1 (0.44%) Intel
9 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.44%) Sage
9 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com