Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Assurance Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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 Assurance Manager
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 874 839 875
Rank change year-on-year -35 +36 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Assurance Manager 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.010% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.011% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +39.29% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £515 £350
% change year-on-year -2.91% +47.14% -22.22%
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 93,600 91,033 102,521
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.78% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,185 59,429 65,414
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,750 3,215 3,866
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +10.61%

Project Assurance Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Assurance Manager in the UK

Project Assurance Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Assurance Manager in the UK

Project Assurance Manager
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Assurance Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
UK excluding London +16 3 £500 -2.91%
England -14 3 £500 +2.56% 2
East of England - 3 £500 -

Project Assurance Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Project Assurance 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 Project Assurance Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) BCP
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Law
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) GSLC
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) GDPR
1 3 (100.00%) IT Strategy

Project Assurance 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) BCP
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) GSLC
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) GDPR
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001