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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 17 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Project Management 9 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.57% 10.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.57% 15.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 0
Average daily rate
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£430 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
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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
94 80 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 68.61% 72.07% 62.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 29
Average daily rate £425 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +178.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 August 2015, 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 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) People Management
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) QA
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Middleware
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) Swing
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) PMP
4 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) VB6
4 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) SIEM
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) LogRhythm
4 2 (15.38%) Degree

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) InDesign
1 1 (7.69%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) FinalBuilder
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) PMO Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (7.69%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) Swing
3 1 (7.69%) Flash
3 1 (7.69%) WSDL
3 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) MFC
3 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) COM+
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) People Management
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) SIEM
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) VB
2 2 (15.38%) VB6
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) VC++
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) PMP
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire
1 2 (15.38%) LogRhythm
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe