The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 31 40 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 5 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.29% 5.81% 8.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 5.98% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 8
Average daily rate £400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £550 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 234 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 84.86% 97.10% 91.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 129 75
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £39.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Project Manager
Hampshire

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Project Manager
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) Logistics
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) PMP
3 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 2 (11.11%) C
7 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
7 1 (5.56%) French Language
7 1 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) MS Project
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Primavera
7 1 (5.56%) Service Management
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) Logistics
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) PMP
1 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Primavera