The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 22 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.38% 5.07% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 5.19% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.42%
Project Manager
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 135 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 87.30% 97.83% 90.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 102 41
Median daily rate £330 £420 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 18
Median hourly rate £13.23 £42.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.51% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheltenham region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Cheltenham region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
2 2 (28.57%) PMP
2 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 2 (28.57%) iPad
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Facebook
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
1 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 2 (28.57%) PMP
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm
1 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
2 1 (14.29%) Facebook
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter