The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 15 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Project Management 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.47% 3.27% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.64% 4.03% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate £475 £490 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% +88.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.22% +14.32%
Project Management
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 124 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 69.47% 81.05% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 84 20
Average daily rate £434 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) NAS
5 2 (14.29%) Rally
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) NAS
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) XForms
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSD
1 1 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
1 3 (21.43%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) XPath
3 1 (7.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) APMP
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Rally
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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