Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £503 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 18 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 250 217 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.79% 7.81% 9.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.24% 8.22% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 158 153
Surrey median daily rate £503 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +5.26% +9.83%
10th Percentile £389 £330 £325
90th Percentile £649 £581 £600
South East median daily rate £473 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 £45.50
% change year-on-year +20.83% -34.07% -8.54%

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 3,034 2,640 2,211
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.49% 95.07% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,149 1,856 1,449
Surrey median daily rate £467 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £210
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 92 102
Surrey median hourly rate £37.50 £17.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.59% -34.62% +42.47%
10th Percentile £13.20 £11.78 £11.62
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.80 £45.08
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year +13.89% -7.38% +7.97%

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 17 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 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
Staines +2 43 £500 -4.76% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -5 25 £700 +21.74%
Leatherhead +19 21 £475 -9.52%
Reigate -12 20 £525 +1.45% 1
Epsom +12 15 £483 -3.50%
Guildford -30 11 £538 +46.26% 5
Chertsey +2 7 £420 -2.33%
Redhill +3 5 £525 - 1
Weybridge -3 4 £506 -19.00% 1
Egham +1 3 £300 -5.66%
Dorking - 2 £456 -
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 147 (58.80%) Project Management
2 88 (35.20%) Finance
3 78 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (21.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (20.40%) Migration
6 50 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 37 (14.80%) SAP
8 34 (13.60%) Waterfall
9 31 (12.40%) Change Management
10 23 (9.20%) Scrum
10 23 (9.20%) Microsoft
11 22 (8.80%) PMO
12 20 (8.00%) E-Commerce
12 20 (8.00%) ERP
12 20 (8.00%) Programme Management
13 19 (7.60%) Resource Management
13 19 (7.60%) Decision-Making
14 16 (6.40%) Oracle
14 16 (6.40%) Data Centre
15 15 (6.00%) ITIL
15 15 (6.00%) LAN
15 15 (6.00%) WAN
15 15 (6.00%) PMI Certification
16 14 (5.60%) Banking
16 14 (5.60%) Degree
16 14 (5.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 14 (5.60%) Microsoft Excel
16 14 (5.60%) Project Governance
17 13 (5.20%) SDLC
17 13 (5.20%) Microsoft Office

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 8 (3.20%) Confluence
2 2 (0.80%) CMS
2 2 (0.80%) Documentum
2 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (5.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.20%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (5.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (4.40%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (3.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.80%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (2.40%) SAP HR
3 5 (2.00%) SAP SD
4 4 (1.60%) SAP CO
4 4 (1.60%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.20%) SAP MM
5 3 (1.20%) Sonata
6 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.40%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.40%) PlanetPress Connect
7 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.40%) SAP FI-AA
7 1 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.40%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.00%) SaaS
2 8 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.80%) Office 365
4 5 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.80%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) Apple Pay
6 1 (0.40%) Google Pay
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Samsung Pay
6 1 (0.40%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.00%) LAN
1 15 (6.00%) WAN
2 13 (5.20%) Internet
3 9 (3.60%) SAN
4 3 (1.20%) Extranet
4 3 (1.20%) Intranet
5 2 (0.80%) SMS
5 2 (0.80%) VPN
6 1 (0.40%) Firewall
6 1 (0.40%) Network Security
6 1 (0.40%) Skype
6 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.40%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.20%) Oracle Database
1 8 (3.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.40%) DTS
3 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.20%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.40%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.40%) EDMS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (3.60%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 88 (35.20%) Finance
2 14 (5.60%) Banking
3 13 (5.20%) Marketing
4 9 (3.60%) Retail
5 8 (3.20%) Legal
6 5 (2.00%) Advertising
6 5 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.20%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.80%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.00%) Web Services
2 2 (0.80%) EDI
2 2 (0.80%) HTML
3 1 (0.40%) .NET
3 1 (0.40%) CSS
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.40%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.20%) PMI
3 12 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.20%) User Experience
5 5 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.20%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.20%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.20%) Social Media
8 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.40%) CMDB
9 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.40%) Robotics
9 1 (0.40%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.00%) Windows
2 8 (3.20%) Solaris
2 8 (3.20%) Unix
3 2 (0.80%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.40%) Android
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (58.80%) Project Management
2 78 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (21.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (20.40%) Migration
5 50 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 34 (13.60%) Waterfall
7 31 (12.40%) Change Management
8 23 (9.20%) Scrum
9 20 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 20 (8.00%) ERP
9 20 (8.00%) Programme Management
10 19 (7.60%) Decision-Making
10 19 (7.60%) Resource Management
11 15 (6.00%) ITIL
12 14 (5.60%) Project Governance
13 13 (5.20%) Data Migration
13 13 (5.20%) Data Protection
13 13 (5.20%) SDLC
14 12 (4.80%) Information Security
15 11 (4.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.60%) C
2 2 (0.80%) SQL
3 1 (0.40%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (6.00%) PMI Certification
2 14 (5.60%) Degree
2 14 (5.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (2.80%) PMP
4 4 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.60%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.20%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.80%) CCNA
6 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.40%) AAT
7 1 (0.40%) APMP
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.80%) PMO
2 10 (4.00%) GDPR
3 6 (2.40%) QA
4 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.80%) SLA
5 1 (0.40%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) IFRS
5 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (4.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 37 (14.80%) SAP
2 23 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.40%) Oracle
4 12 (4.80%) Workday
5 8 (3.20%) Citrix
5 8 (3.20%) NetApp
5 8 (3.20%) Nimble Storage
5 8 (3.20%) VMware
6 5 (2.00%) Cisco
6 5 (2.00%) hybris
6 5 (2.00%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.20%) Aquila
7 3 (1.20%) Concur
7 3 (1.20%) Planview
8 2 (0.80%) Adobe
9 1 (0.40%) Apple
9 1 (0.40%) Epicor
9 1 (0.40%) IBM
9 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.40%) Sage