The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Welwyn Garden City during the 3 months to 23 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.

Project Manager
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 12 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 5.56% 9.38% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 9.52% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £600 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.17% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £414
% change year-on-year - +2.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year +8.39% -5.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. 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
Welwyn Garden City
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 49 63 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 90.74% 98.44% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 55
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% -63.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Welwyn Garden City

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Welwyn Garden City

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Welwyn Garden City region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle