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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 9 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 43 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 13.44% 10.40% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.07% 13.95% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £283 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £470 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.10 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+0.33% -6.25%
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
238 129 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 74.38% 74.57% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 83 59
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £187 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 23
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £11.00 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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
Exeter +5 33 £393 +0.64% 2
Plymouth -1 9 £580 +78.46%
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 39 (68.42%) PRINCE2
2 25 (43.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (31.58%) Finance
5 17 (29.82%) MS Project
6 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
7 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
7 13 (22.81%) Java
8 12 (21.05%) Oracle
8 12 (21.05%) Risk Management
9 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
10 10 (17.54%) Waterfall
11 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (14.04%) TOGAF
13 7 (12.28%) Change Management
14 6 (10.53%) Middleware
14 6 (10.53%) ISO 14001
14 6 (10.53%) ISO 9001
14 6 (10.53%) .NET
14 6 (10.53%) Summit
14 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
14 6 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
15 5 (8.77%) ITIL
15 5 (8.77%) PMI
15 5 (8.77%) PMP
15 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
16 4 (7.02%) IBM
16 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
16 4 (7.02%) SAP

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 17 (29.82%) MS Project
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Military
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
3 2 (3.51%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (70.18%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.04%) Architect
3 4 (7.02%) Senior Manager
3 4 (7.02%) Technical Architect
3 4 (7.02%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (7.02%) Service Manager
3 4 (7.02%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (7.02%) Technical Manager
4 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (5.26%) Change Project Manager
4 3 (5.26%) Change Manager
4 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (3.51%) Project Planner
5 2 (3.51%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (3.51%) PMO Lead
5 2 (3.51%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Middleware
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) PMI
2 4 (7.02%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.02%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (5.26%) Open Source
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) NHS
4 2 (3.51%) Robotics
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) UNIX
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
1 3 (5.26%) Linux
1 3 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) PRINCE2
2 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 10 (17.54%) Waterfall
5 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.04%) TOGAF
7 7 (12.28%) Change Management
8 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) ITIL
10 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (5.26%) Information Assurance
11 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture
11 3 (5.26%) Product Management
11 3 (5.26%) Business Transformation
11 3 (5.26%) Process Improvement
11 3 (5.26%) Service Management
11 3 (5.26%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) Java
2 4 (7.02%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) Delphi
4 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
3 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.77%) PMP
4 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
5 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.26%) ISEB
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) ISO 14001
1 6 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) IBM
3 4 (7.02%) SAP
4 3 (5.26%) Sun
5 1 (1.75%) LexisNexis
5 1 (1.75%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.75%) F5
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco