The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 12 33 13
Rank change year-on-year +21 -20  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 6 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 5.77% 4.02% 10.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% 4.47% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 18
Median daily rate £400 £520 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.07% +9.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £424 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -20.00% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 100 313 190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 96.15% 89.94% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 189 109
Median daily rate £373 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.22% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £318 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Warrington

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Warrington

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Warrington over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Warrington

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Warrington

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 across the Warrington region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (20.00%) Android
4 3 (20.00%) AirWatch
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Phone
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (20.00%) Apple
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
5 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (6.67%) OpenID
6 1 (6.67%) JIRA

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) OAuth2
1 1 (6.67%) OpenID
1 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (6.67%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) AirWatch
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) FireEye
4 1 (6.67%) VMware