The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Wales / West Wales
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 0 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales - - 13.91%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £400
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 West Wales. 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
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85 30 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 96.59% 96.77% 97.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 23 37
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £225 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £32.50 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.15% +161.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in West Wales

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in West Wales

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in West Wales