Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Junior Project Manager was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 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.

Junior Project Manager
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 764 758 731
Rank change year-on-year -6 -27 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Project Manager 132 128 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 94 110
UK median daily rate £300 £278 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £200 £163 £200
90th Percentile £380 £388 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £275 £275
% change year-on-year +1.82% - +13.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
UK median hourly rate £87.75 £24.00 £20.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +265.63% +19.48% -88.52%
10th Percentile £34.33 £19.90 £17.05
90th Percentile £160.18 £77.75 £117.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £24.00 £20.09
% change year-on-year +6.25% +19.48% -88.52%

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 97695 99488 108685
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.75% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64489 64865 69136
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 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2905 3326 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Junior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Project Manager in the UK

Junior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior Project Manager in the UK

Junior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Project Manager over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Junior Project Manager in the UK

Junior Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior Project Manager in the UK

Junior Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Project Manager over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Junior Project Manager in the UK

Junior Project Manager
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 -1 123 £300 +9.09% 11
London +17 70 £300 +6.67% 3
UK excluding London +12 58 £280 +1.82% 8
Midlands +32 16 £325 +23.81% 1
North of England +50 15 £269 -7.33%
West Midlands +22 13 £325 +52.94%
South East -4 13 £250 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire +27 7 £269 -10.42%
North West +23 6 £273 -16.00%
Scotland +4 6 £275 -26.67%
East of England +2 5 £218 -15.53% 3
East Midlands -2 3 £275 -2.22% 1
South West -11 3 £298 +24.22% 1
North East +61 2 £268 +4.90%
Wales +11 1 £245 -11.09%

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Junior 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 Junior Project Manager in the job title.

1 65 (49.24%) Project Management
2 46 (34.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (32.58%) PRINCE2
4 34 (25.76%) Finance
5 31 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (20.45%) Microsoft Project
7 26 (19.70%) Microsoft Excel
7 26 (19.70%) PMO
8 20 (15.15%) Banking
9 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
9 15 (11.36%) Project Governance
10 13 (9.85%) Data Centre
10 13 (9.85%) Supplier Management
10 13 (9.85%) Advertising
11 12 (9.09%) PMP
11 12 (9.09%) PMI Certification
11 12 (9.09%) ITIL
11 12 (9.09%) Waterfall
12 11 (8.33%) ITIL V3
12 11 (8.33%) Project Planning
13 10 (7.58%) Retail
13 10 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (7.58%) PMI
13 10 (7.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (6.82%) Service Management
14 9 (6.82%) Risk Management
15 8 (6.06%) Change Control
15 8 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (6.06%) QA

Junior 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 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 27 (20.45%) Microsoft Project
2 26 (19.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (7.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (3.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Primavera
2 1 (0.76%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.76%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) Office 365
2 2 (1.52%) Asana
2 2 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.76%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.76%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) WAN
2 3 (2.27%) LAN
3 2 (1.52%) ADSL
3 2 (1.52%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.52%) LDAP
3 2 (1.52%) MPLS
3 2 (1.52%) SMTP
4 1 (0.76%) Broadband
4 1 (0.76%) Firewall
4 1 (0.76%) FTP
4 1 (0.76%) HTTP
4 1 (0.76%) Internet
4 1 (0.76%) SMS
4 1 (0.76%) SSH
4 1 (0.76%) SSL
4 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.52%) QlikView
2 1 (0.76%) GIS
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 34 (25.76%) Finance
2 20 (15.15%) Banking
3 13 (9.85%) Advertising
4 10 (7.58%) Retail
5 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.27%) Marketing
7 2 (1.52%) Front Office
7 2 (1.52%) International Banking
7 2 (1.52%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.76%) Back Office
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.76%) French Language
8 1 (0.76%) German Language
8 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) .NET
1 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.76%) CSS
1 1 (0.76%) EDI
1 1 (0.76%) HTML
1 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.58%) PMI
3 8 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.79%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.52%) FMCG
6 2 (1.52%) NHS
6 2 (1.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.76%) IVR
7 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.76%) RIA
7 1 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.76%) Linux
1 1 (0.76%) Unix
1 1 (0.76%) Windows
1 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (49.24%) Project Management
2 46 (34.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (32.58%) PRINCE2
4 31 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (11.36%) Project Governance
6 13 (9.85%) Supplier Management
7 12 (9.09%) ITIL
7 12 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 11 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 11 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 9 (6.82%) Risk Management
9 9 (6.82%) Service Management
10 8 (6.06%) Change Control
11 7 (5.30%) Document Management
11 7 (5.30%) Logistics
11 7 (5.30%) PRINCE
12 6 (4.55%) Validation
13 5 (3.79%) Change Management
13 5 (3.79%) CRM
13 5 (3.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.52%) C
1 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.76%) C#
2 1 (0.76%) Java
2 1 (0.76%) PHP
2 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 12 (9.09%) PMP
2 10 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.30%) Degree
5 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.76%) CAPM
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.76%) ISEB
7 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (19.70%) PMO
2 8 (6.06%) QA
3 4 (3.03%) GDPR
4 3 (2.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.76%) GAAP
5 1 (0.76%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.79%) SAP
4 3 (2.27%) Google
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe
5 1 (0.76%) Capita
5 1 (0.76%) Citrix
5 1 (0.76%) EMC
5 1 (0.76%) hybris
5 1 (0.76%) Lotus
5 1 (0.76%) Twitter
5 1 (0.76%) VMware