Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 21 November 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 Manager
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 216 211 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.78% 9.12% 9.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.20% 9.57% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 153 180
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.14% +0.29%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £330
90th Percentile £581 £600 £526
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Surrey median hourly rate - - £44.30
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £45.50 £49.75
% change year-on-year -34.07% -8.54% +73.04%

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 2633 2205 2587
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.29% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1845 1448 1573
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £209 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 103 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +10.38%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.69 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.07 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +9 27 £525 +7.69%
Sunbury-on-Thames -12 22 £575 +30.68%
Reigate -14 22 £518 -8.00% 1
Guildford +1 19 £368 -39.75%
Chertsey -2 8 £430 -29.80%
Woking +2 7 £513 +24.24%
Epsom -10 7 £513 - 1
Tadworth +3 5 £475 +106.52%
Camberley +4 4 £360 -20.00%
Redhill -18 4 £525 +27.27%
Egham +8 3 £318 -39.43%
Leatherhead -6 3 £525 +5.00%
Weybridge +8 2 £550 -12.00%
Cobham -4 2 £325 -23.98%
Horley - 1 £475 -
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 109 (50.46%) Project Management
2 90 (41.67%) Finance
3 63 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (25.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (24.54%) PRINCE2
6 29 (13.43%) Migration
7 21 (9.72%) SAP
7 21 (9.72%) Retail
8 19 (8.80%) Scrum
8 19 (8.80%) Microsoft
9 17 (7.87%) Office 365
9 17 (7.87%) PMO
10 16 (7.41%) Waterfall
11 15 (6.94%) Change Management
11 15 (6.94%) Telecoms
11 15 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.94%) Windows
11 15 (6.94%) PMI Certification
11 15 (6.94%) Workday
12 14 (6.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 13 (6.02%) GDPR
13 13 (6.02%) Analytics
14 12 (5.56%) Marketing
14 12 (5.56%) CRM
14 12 (5.56%) Oracle
14 12 (5.56%) ERP
15 11 (5.09%) PMP
15 11 (5.09%) Data Migration
16 10 (4.63%) Security Cleared

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 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.31%) Documentum
2 5 (2.31%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.85%) Confluence
4 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 2 (0.93%) SAS
4 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.46%) Drupal
5 1 (0.46%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (3.24%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.85%) PlanetPress Connect
2 3 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.39%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.46%) Primavera
3 1 (0.46%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.46%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.87%) Office 365
2 5 (2.31%) SaaS
3 4 (1.85%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.70%) LAN
2 7 (3.24%) VoIP
3 5 (2.31%) Skype
4 4 (1.85%) Intranet
4 4 (1.85%) WAN
4 4 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.39%) Network Security
5 3 (1.39%) Wireless
5 3 (1.39%) WLAN
6 2 (0.93%) CTI
6 2 (0.93%) Internet
6 2 (0.93%) SMTP
7 1 (0.46%) 2G
7 1 (0.46%) 3G
7 1 (0.46%) 4G
7 1 (0.46%) Firewall
7 1 (0.46%) SMS
7 1 (0.46%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.24%) Big Data
2 5 (2.31%) Power BI
2 5 (2.31%) Spotfire
3 2 (0.93%) EDMS
4 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.46%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.46%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.46%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 4 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 90 (41.67%) Finance
2 21 (9.72%) Retail
3 15 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.56%) Marketing
5 7 (3.24%) Billing
6 4 (1.85%) Back Office
6 4 (1.85%) Banking
6 4 (1.85%) German Language
6 4 (1.85%) Legal
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.31%) HTML
1 5 (2.31%) SAPUI5
2 2 (0.93%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.17%) PMI
2 7 (3.24%) NHS
3 6 (2.78%) User Experience
4 5 (2.31%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.93%) CCTV
7 2 (0.93%) IVR
7 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.46%) FMCG
8 1 (0.46%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.46%) LIMS
8 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.46%) Social Media
8 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.94%) Windows
2 8 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.31%) Unix
4 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (50.46%) Project Management
2 63 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (25.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (24.54%) PRINCE2
5 29 (13.43%) Migration
6 19 (8.80%) Scrum
7 16 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 15 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (6.94%) Change Management
9 13 (6.02%) Analytics
9 13 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 12 (5.56%) CRM
10 12 (5.56%) ERP
11 11 (5.09%) Data Migration
12 9 (4.17%) Matrix Organization
12 9 (4.17%) Programme Management
13 8 (3.70%) Coaching
13 8 (3.70%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (3.70%) Document Management
13 8 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.46%) Python
1 1 (0.46%) R
1 1 (0.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (6.94%) PMI Certification
2 14 (6.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (5.09%) PMP
4 10 (4.63%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.70%) Degree
6 5 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.87%) PMO
2 13 (6.02%) GDPR
3 4 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.85%) SLA
4 3 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.39%) QA
5 1 (0.46%) GxP
5 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.46%) SCCM
1 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.46%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 21 (9.72%) SAP
2 19 (8.80%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.94%) Workday
4 12 (5.56%) Oracle
5 6 (2.78%) Citrix
5 6 (2.78%) Tableau
6 5 (2.31%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (1.85%) Avaya
7 4 (1.85%) Cisco
7 4 (1.85%) SolarWinds
7 4 (1.85%) Verint
7 4 (1.85%) Xerox
8 3 (1.39%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.39%) Sage
9 2 (0.93%) Concur
9 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.93%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.46%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.46%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.46%) Varonis