The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Devon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 8 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 35 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 13.94% 7.73% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.28% 7.91% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 5
Average daily rate £413 £330 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -34.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £236 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £415 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Job Titles Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 177 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 91.24% 97.79% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 108 76
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 26
Average hourly rate £13.69 £36.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.98% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £8.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £41.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +12 17 £400 +29.03% 1
Plymouth -2 15 £450 +28.57%
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 25 (69.44%) PRINCE2
2 20 (55.56%) Project Management
3 12 (33.33%) Finance
4 11 (30.56%) .NET
4 11 (30.56%) Oracle
5 9 (25.00%) Java
6 8 (22.22%) MS Project
6 8 (22.22%) Middleware
6 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (19.44%) Migration
7 7 (19.44%) PMI
7 7 (19.44%) PMP
7 7 (19.44%) PMI Certification
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 4 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (11.11%) Back Office
11 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (5.56%) Change Management
12 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
12 2 (5.56%) PRINCE

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Military
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) Middleware
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) PRINCE2
2 20 (55.56%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.78%) Data Mapping
9 1 (2.78%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.78%) Resource Management
9 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) PMP
1 7 (19.44%) PMI Certification
2 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft