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 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 11 15 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Contract jobs citing Project Management 31 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 10.23% 8.02% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.55% 10.56% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 1
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£475 £470 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -6.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -16.15%
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
213 161 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 70.30% 75.94% 58.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 101 73
Average daily rate £450 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £209 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £675 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 9
Average hourly rate £36.50 £27.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% +107.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.75 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 January 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 +6 15 £495 -13.91% 3
Exeter -3 8 £484 +61.25%
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (46.88%) PRINCE2
2 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 13 (20.31%) MS Project
5 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
5 13 (20.31%) Finance
6 12 (18.75%) ITIL
7 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
8 10 (15.63%) IBM
9 9 (14.06%) MS Office
9 9 (14.06%) Risk Management
9 9 (14.06%) TOGAF
10 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 8 (12.50%) UNIX
10 8 (12.50%) Java
10 8 (12.50%) Oracle
11 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
12 6 (9.38%) Mainframe
12 6 (9.38%) ISEB
12 6 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (9.38%) SQL
13 5 (7.81%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (7.81%) Solaris
13 5 (7.81%) CRM
13 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
13 5 (7.81%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (7.81%) Critical Path Analysis

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (7.81%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.69%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Project
2 9 (14.06%) MS Office
3 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.69%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Summit
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.56%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) DB2
2 2 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Back Office
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.06%) Architect
3 7 (10.94%) Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Designer
7 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Developer
7 3 (4.69%) CAD Designer
8 2 (3.13%) PMO Lead
8 2 (3.13%) Planning Manager
9 1 (1.56%) Agile Project Manager
9 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com Administrator
9 1 (1.56%) Automated Tester
9 1 (1.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (4.69%) HTML5
3 3 (4.69%) HTML
4 1 (1.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.38%) Mainframe
3 5 (7.81%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (4.69%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (4.69%) Open Source
4 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) Freedom of Information Act
4 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Robotics
5 2 (3.13%) NHS
6 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) UNIX
2 5 (7.81%) Solaris
3 4 (6.25%) zOS
4 3 (4.69%) Windows
4 3 (4.69%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) PRINCE2
2 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.75%) ITIL
4 9 (14.06%) Risk Management
4 9 (14.06%) TOGAF
5 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
6 5 (7.81%) CRM
6 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.81%) Critical Path Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.25%) Scrum
7 4 (6.25%) Validation
7 4 (6.25%) ITSM
7 4 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) Java
2 6 (9.38%) SQL
3 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.69%) C#
3 3 (4.69%) Delphi
4 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) ISEB
4 6 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.56%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) APMP
6 1 (1.56%) Degree
6 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) P3O
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 14001
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) IBM
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) SAP
5 3 (4.69%) Sun
6 2 (3.13%) InterSystems
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) EMC
7 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.56%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.56%) SolidWorks
7 1 (1.56%) ICL
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