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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 20 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 9 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.95% 8.02% 12.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 10.69% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 23
Average daily rate £400 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £863 £403 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -25.71%
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
151 159 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 82.97% 75.00% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 77 97
Average daily rate £388 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 9
Average hourly rate £35.50 £14.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.82% -53.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.60 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Exeter +3 3 £375 +15.38% 5
Plymouth +2 3 £738 +96.66% 2
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall
5 3 (13.04%) HP UFT
5 3 (13.04%) Internet
5 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.04%) MS Office
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) ISEB
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby
5 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
5 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
5 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (13.04%) BYOD
5 3 (13.04%) Coaching
5 3 (13.04%) Travis CI
5 3 (13.04%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (13.04%) Gherkin

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (8.70%) Skype
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Capybara
1 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
1 3 (13.04%) HP UFT
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.04%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
2 4 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Perimeter Security Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Security Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Director
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) BYOD
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Coaching
5 3 (13.04%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile First
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.35%) Line Management
7 1 (4.35%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 14001
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) LexisNexis
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
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