The median contractor rate for a Assistant Project Manager was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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.

Assistant Project Manager
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 632 636
Rank change year-on-year +40 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an Assistant Project Manager 16 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.014% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 3
Median daily rate £370 £235 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.44% +34.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £164 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £286 £177
UK excluding London median daily rate £259 £240 £175
% change year-on-year +7.91% +37.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42733 51025 51236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 95.23% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27760 33065 30937
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1587 2052
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Assistant Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Assistant Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Assistant Project Manager in the UK

Assistant Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Assistant Project Manager in the UK

Assistant Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Assistant Project Manager over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Assistant Project Manager in the UK

Assistant Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Assistant Project Manager.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Assistant Project Manager in the UK

Assistant Project Manager
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Assistant Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +39 13 £370 +97.33% 4
London +27 7 £388 +187.03% 2
South East +15 3 £280 +16.45%
Scotland +24 2 £140 -47.66%
Edinburgh +22 2 £140 -47.66%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
Brighton - 2 £280 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £259 -
Surrey - 1 £425 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Hove - 1 £259 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £425 -
South West - 1 - - 1

Assistant Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Assistant 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 featuring Assistant Project Manager in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) CRM
2 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
3 7 (36.84%) PMI
3 7 (36.84%) ISO 9000
3 7 (36.84%) TQM
3 7 (36.84%) Six Sigma
4 5 (26.32%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Campaign Management
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) WAN
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
8 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.26%) Banking
8 1 (5.26%) Retail
8 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP

Assistant Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) CRM
3 7 (36.84%) Six Sigma
3 7 (36.84%) TQM
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Campaign Management
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.26%) ERP
8 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO 9000
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP