The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 12 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Project Management 29 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 9.93% 8.55% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.49% 11.05% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 4
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£438 £470 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% +36.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £193 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £685 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.24 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -13.99%
Project Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
215 181 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 73.63% 77.35% 58.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 102 70
Average daily rate £400 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £205 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £665 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +93.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £175.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +7 17 £450 -21.73% 6
Exeter -5 6 £450 +157.14% 1
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 25 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) Finance
4 12 (21.82%) MS Project
5 10 (18.18%) MS Office
5 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 9 (16.36%) ITIL
7 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
8 7 (12.73%) IBM
8 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
9 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
9 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
9 6 (10.91%) ISEB
9 6 (10.91%) UNIX
10 5 (9.09%) Solaris
10 5 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (9.09%) CRM
10 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.09%) Change Management
10 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
10 5 (9.09%) Critical Path Analysis
10 5 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.27%) Scrum

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 5 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Project
2 10 (18.18%) MS Office
3 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
4 3 (5.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Agresso
1 1 (1.82%) Summit
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Local Government
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.36%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Administrator
4 7 (12.73%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Designer
6 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Developer
6 3 (5.45%) CAD Designer
7 2 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Project Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Planning Manager
7 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Programme Office Support
8 1 (1.82%) Procurement Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (5.45%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) Web Services
3 3 (5.45%) HTML5
4 1 (1.82%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.27%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) NHS
3 3 (5.45%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.45%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (5.45%) Freedom of Information Act
3 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) UNIX
2 5 (9.09%) Solaris
3 2 (3.64%) zOS
4 1 (1.82%) VME
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.36%) ITIL
4 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (9.09%) Critical Path Analysis
5 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.09%) CRM
5 5 (9.09%) Change Management
5 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.27%) Validation
6 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.27%) Scrum
6 4 (7.27%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.45%) UML
7 3 (5.45%) CAD
7 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.45%) Time Management
7 3 (5.45%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) ISEB
3 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) VCP4
5 1 (1.82%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) P3O
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) IBM
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) InterSystems
5 1 (1.82%) SolidWorks
5 1 (1.82%) ICL
5 1 (1.82%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.82%) Sun
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) EMC
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
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