Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a MiFID Project Manager was £563 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 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.

MiFID Project Manager
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 844 847
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +25
Contract jobs requiring a MiFID Project Manager 34 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.035% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.037% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 29
UK median daily rate £563 £650 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.46% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £487 £513 £498
90th Percentile £650 £735 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £519 -
% change year-on-year -3.61% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 97749 99240 107788
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64477 64699 68564
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 2920 3284 4118
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +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

MiFID Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MiFID Project Manager in the UK

MiFID Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MiFID Project Manager in the UK

MiFID Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MiFID Project Manager over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MiFID Project Manager in the UK

MiFID Project Manager
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +13 34 £563 -13.46% 2
London -21 33 £575 -11.54% 2
UK excluding London +17 1 £500 -3.61%
South East -1 1 £500 -3.61%

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, MiFID 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 MiFID Project Manager in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) MiFID
2 20 (58.82%) Finance
3 15 (44.12%) Project Management
4 10 (29.41%) Front Office
5 9 (26.47%) Banking
6 7 (20.59%) Change Management
7 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
7 5 (14.71%) Investment Management
8 4 (11.76%) EMIR
8 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (11.76%) Back Office
8 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management
8 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
9 3 (8.82%) Equities
9 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
9 3 (8.82%) Fixed Income
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.82%) PMP
9 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
9 3 (8.82%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (8.82%) Fintech
9 3 (8.82%) Blockchain
10 2 (5.88%) SDLC
10 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.88%) Resource Allocation
10 2 (5.88%) GDPR

MiFID 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 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Blockchain
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Front Office
3 9 (26.47%) Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Electronics
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) French Language
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (8.82%) Equities
2 3 (8.82%) Fintech
2 3 (8.82%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Derivative
3 2 (5.88%) PMI
4 1 (2.94%) ASIC
4 1 (2.94%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Project Management
2 7 (20.59%) Change Management
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Investment Management
3 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management
5 3 (8.82%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.88%) Client Onboarding
6 2 (5.88%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (5.88%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.94%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 1 (2.94%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.94%) Data Reconciliation
7 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
1 3 (8.82%) PMP
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (100.00%) MiFID
2 4 (11.76%) EMIR
3 2 (5.88%) GDPR
3 2 (5.88%) QA
4 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.94%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (2.94%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
1 1 (2.94%) Reuters
1 1 (2.94%) SAP
1 1 (2.94%) Sybase