The median contractor rate for a Software Development Project Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 30 March 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 - Software Development
South East / Surrey
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 97 90
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.084% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £550 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% +2.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £413
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +38.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +38.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1126 1267 1362
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.15% 96.20% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 827 741
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 96 61
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Software Development Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Software Development Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Project Manager in Surrey

Software Development Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Development Project Manager in Surrey

Software Development 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 Software Development Project Manager in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Development Project Manager in Surrey

Software Development 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 Software Development Project Manager within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 1 £550 -
Software Development Project Manager
South East

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Software Development 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 Software Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team

Software Development 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall