Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Finance Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 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 - Finance
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 755 790 762
Rank change year-on-year +35 -28 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Finance Project Manager 132 101 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.096% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 74 84
UK median daily rate £500 £469 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -
10th Percentile £363 £363 £356
90th Percentile £680 £621 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £463
% change year-on-year -5.56% -2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Finance Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Finance Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Finance Project Manager in the UK

Finance Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance Project Manager in the UK

Finance Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance Project Manager over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance Project Manager in the UK

Finance Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance Project Manager in the UK

Finance Project Manager
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +52 129 £500 +5.26% 10
London +35 84 £550 +10.00% 6
UK excluding London +23 48 £425 -5.56% 4
South East +15 25 £413 -17.50% 2
North of England +58 9 £370 -10.57%
Midlands +18 7 £475 -5.00% 1
West Midlands +29 5 £460 -8.00%
Yorkshire +17 5 £340 -18.07%
East of England -24 5 £450 -
North West +23 4 £400 -3.03%
East Midlands -10 2 £500 +3.57% 1
Scotland -4 1 £458 +22.00%
South West -6 1 £400 -23.81% 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Finance 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 Finance Project Manager in the job title.

1 132 (100.00%) Finance
2 78 (59.09%) Project Management
3 49 (37.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (24.24%) Banking
5 20 (15.15%) SAP
5 20 (15.15%) ERP
6 19 (14.39%) PRINCE2
7 16 (12.12%) Migration
8 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (11.36%) Oracle
9 14 (10.61%) Investment Banking
10 13 (9.85%) Change Management
10 13 (9.85%) Target Operating Model
11 12 (9.09%) Retail
12 11 (8.33%) Programme Management
12 11 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
13 10 (7.58%) SAP FI
14 9 (6.82%) SAP CO
14 9 (6.82%) SAP FI/CO
14 9 (6.82%) Data Migration
14 9 (6.82%) GDPR
15 8 (6.06%) PMO
15 8 (6.06%) Data Protection
15 8 (6.06%) SAP Implementation
15 8 (6.06%) Project Governance
15 8 (6.06%) Hyperion
15 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
15 8 (6.06%) Legal
16 7 (5.30%) Front Office
16 7 (5.30%) ACCA

Finance 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:

Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.58%) SAP FI
2 9 (6.82%) SAP CO
2 9 (6.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.27%) SAP PM
5 2 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (1.52%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.76%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.76%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.76%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) NAS
1 1 (0.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 132 (100.00%) Finance
2 32 (24.24%) Banking
3 14 (10.61%) Investment Banking
4 12 (9.09%) Retail
5 8 (6.06%) Legal
6 7 (5.30%) Front Office
7 3 (2.27%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.27%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.52%) Billing
8 2 (1.52%) Marketing
8 2 (1.52%) Publishing
9 1 (0.76%) Automotive
9 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.76%) Local Government
9 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.79%) Robotics
4 4 (3.03%) FMCG
5 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.52%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.52%) Fintech
6 2 (1.52%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.76%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.76%) Derivative
7 1 (0.76%) Equities
7 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.76%) PMI
7 1 (0.76%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.76%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.27%) Windows
2 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (59.09%) Project Management
2 49 (37.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (15.15%) ERP
4 19 (14.39%) PRINCE2
5 16 (12.12%) Migration
6 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (9.85%) Change Management
7 13 (9.85%) Target Operating Model
8 11 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 9 (6.82%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.06%) Data Protection
10 8 (6.06%) Project Governance
10 8 (6.06%) SAP Implementation
11 6 (4.55%) Project Planning
11 6 (4.55%) Supplier Management
11 6 (4.55%) Waterfall
12 5 (3.79%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 5 (3.79%) KYC
12 5 (3.79%) Robotic Process Automation
13 4 (3.03%) Client Onboarding
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.27%) SQL
2 1 (0.76%) C
2 1 (0.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (5.30%) ACCA
1 7 (5.30%) Degree
2 6 (4.55%) CIMA
2 6 (4.55%) PMP
3 4 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.27%) APMP
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) GDPR
2 8 (6.06%) PMO
3 3 (2.27%) Basel III
3 3 (2.27%) CRD IV
4 2 (1.52%) IFRS
4 2 (1.52%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.76%) GAAP
5 1 (0.76%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (15.15%) SAP
2 15 (11.36%) Oracle
3 8 (6.06%) Hyperion
4 5 (3.79%) Blue Prism
4 5 (3.79%) Kofax
5 4 (3.03%) Workday
6 2 (1.52%) Concur
6 2 (1.52%) Infor
6 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.52%) Sage
7 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco
7 1 (0.76%) Citrix
7 1 (0.76%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.76%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.76%) Planview
7 1 (0.76%) VMware