The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Woking during the 3 months to 28 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
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 10.00% 7.55% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.81% 9.30% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £365 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.51% -13.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £406 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £484 £488
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 £37.50 £35.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +4.89% -8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Woking. 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
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 74 43 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 92.50% 81.13% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 80 206
Median daily rate £375 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +80.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £300 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Woking

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Woking

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 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 Woking region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Project Management
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Retail
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) PMI
5 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (14.29%) GxP
6 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
7 1 (7.14%) Process Management
7 1 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) EAM
7 1 (7.14%) Windows
7 1 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
7 1 (7.14%) Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Life Science
7 1 (7.14%) Asset Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Project Management
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) EAM
4 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Process Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
1 1 (7.14%) VMware