The median contractor rate for a MiFID Project Manager was £605 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 634 628
Rank change year-on-year +52 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a MiFID Project Manager 28 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.037% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.039% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 12
Median daily rate £605 £550 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £328 £553
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £630 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £519 £700
% change year-on-year -3.61% -25.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

MiFID Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MiFID Project Manager in the UK

MiFID Project Manager
Top 6 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 3 months to 27 June 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 +30 28 £605 +10.00% 2
London +12 27 £610 -2.40% 2
City of London +2 5 £700 - 1
Cirencester - 1 £500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £500 -
South West - 1 £500 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 58 (100.00%) MiFID
2 31 (53.45%) Banking
3 30 (51.72%) Finance
4 26 (44.83%) Front Office
5 19 (32.76%) Investment Banking
6 18 (31.03%) Project Management
7 16 (27.59%) Asset Management
8 14 (24.14%) Investment Management
9 13 (22.41%) Wealth Management
9 13 (22.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (18.97%) Business Analysis
11 9 (15.52%) EMIR
12 8 (13.79%) Dodd-Frank
12 8 (13.79%) SDLC
12 8 (13.79%) Private Banking
13 6 (10.34%) Derivative
13 6 (10.34%) PMP
13 6 (10.34%) PMI Certification
13 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
13 6 (10.34%) Fixed Income
14 5 (8.62%) Change Management
14 5 (8.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
15 4 (6.90%) Regulatory Compliance
16 3 (5.17%) OTC Derivatives
16 3 (5.17%) Matrix Organization
16 3 (5.17%) Matrix Management
16 3 (5.17%) Reference Data
16 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) DB2
1 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 31 (53.45%) Banking
2 30 (51.72%) Finance
3 26 (44.83%) Front Office
4 19 (32.76%) Investment Banking
5 8 (13.79%) Private Banking
6 2 (3.45%) Back Office
7 1 (1.72%) Advertising
7 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.72%) French Language
7 1 (1.72%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) FpML
1 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Derivative
1 6 (10.34%) Fixed Income
2 5 (8.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.17%) OTC Derivatives
3 3 (5.17%) PMI
3 3 (5.17%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.45%) Equities
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) Fintech
5 1 (1.72%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Project Management
2 16 (27.59%) Asset Management
3 14 (24.14%) Investment Management
4 13 (22.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (22.41%) Wealth Management
5 11 (18.97%) Business Analysis
6 8 (13.79%) SDLC
7 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.62%) Change Management
9 4 (6.90%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.17%) Fund Management
10 3 (5.17%) Matrix Management
10 3 (5.17%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
10 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
12 1 (1.72%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) PMI Certification
1 6 (10.34%) PMP
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (100.00%) MiFID
2 9 (15.52%) EMIR
3 8 (13.79%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (5.17%) QA
5 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
5 2 (3.45%) FATCA
6 1 (1.72%) AIFMD
6 1 (1.72%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
1 2 (3.45%) Reuters
1 2 (3.45%) Sybase