The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 15 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 36 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.04% 6.45% 6.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.95% 11.11% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 18
Average daily rate
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£372 £260 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.00% -29.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £28.75 £30.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.73% +10.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -6.15%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
278 144 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 62.05% 58.06% 72.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 73 93
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 30
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -27.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Gloucester +6 17 £400 -9.09% 5
Cheltenham -4 12 £379 - 3
Tewkesbury - - - -
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 36 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.10%) SC Cleared
3 23 (28.40%) PRINCE2
4 17 (20.99%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 12 (14.81%) Finance
5 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
5 12 (14.81%) MS Visio
5 12 (14.81%) MS Project
5 12 (14.81%) MS Office
5 12 (14.81%) LAN
6 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
6 11 (13.58%) Degree
7 10 (12.35%) DV Cleared
7 10 (12.35%) Service Delivery
8 9 (11.11%) Windows
9 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
9 8 (9.88%) PMP
9 8 (9.88%) PMI Certification
9 8 (9.88%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (8.64%) QA
10 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (8.64%) ITIL
10 7 (8.64%) OO
11 6 (7.41%) IIS
11 6 (7.41%) C#
11 6 (7.41%) SQL

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.41%) IIS
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.70%) MS Project Server
4 3 (3.70%) Node.js
5 1 (1.23%) Documentum
5 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
1 12 (14.81%) MS Visio
1 12 (14.81%) MS Project
1 12 (14.81%) MS Office
2 6 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.47%) Windchill
3 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) ENOVIA
1 1 (1.23%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) LAN
2 4 (4.94%) Internet
3 3 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.70%) WAN
4 2 (2.47%) DMZ
4 2 (2.47%) Firewall
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.23%) Network Security
5 1 (1.23%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.23%) Intranet
5 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.23%) Wireless
5 1 (1.23%) MPLS
5 1 (1.23%) BGP
5 1 (1.23%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.23%) TACACS
5 1 (1.23%) VPN
5 1 (1.23%) VoIP
5 1 (1.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.23%) ReportNet
7 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Toad
2 1 (1.23%) Subversion
2 1 (1.23%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Banking
2 5 (6.17%) Retail
3 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 19 (23.46%) Architect
3 17 (20.99%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (13.58%) Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Network Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
7 6 (7.41%) Technical Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Business Objects Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Business Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.47%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 2 (2.47%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (2.47%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 5 (6.17%) MSMQ
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) Middleware
3 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Economics
3 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.23%) Statistics
5 1 (1.23%) Wiki
5 1 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) Linux
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) PRINCE2
2 17 (20.99%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (14.81%) Business Analysis
4 10 (12.35%) Service Delivery
5 8 (9.88%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (8.64%) ITIL
6 7 (8.64%) OO
7 6 (7.41%) Service Management
7 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.41%) Time Management
8 5 (6.17%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.17%) MVC
8 5 (6.17%) PRINCE
9 4 (4.94%) Scrum
9 4 (4.94%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.70%) Migration
10 3 (3.70%) Validation
10 3 (3.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) C#
1 6 (7.41%) SQL
1 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.70%) C
2 3 (3.70%) VBA
3 2 (2.47%) Delphi
3 2 (2.47%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) PHP
4 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 26 (32.10%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.58%) Degree
4 10 (12.35%) DV Cleared
5 8 (9.88%) PMP
5 8 (9.88%) PMI Certification
6 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.47%) CCNP
8 2 (2.47%) APMP
9 1 (1.23%) CAPM
9 1 (1.23%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.23%) CCSA
9 1 (1.23%) CCSE
9 1 (1.23%) MBA
9 1 (1.23%) CCNA
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Business Objects
2 5 (6.17%) Cisco
2 5 (6.17%) HP
3 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.70%) Primavera
5 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 2 (2.47%) webMethods
5 2 (2.47%) Informatica
5 2 (2.47%) Teradata
5 2 (2.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) SmartFocus
6 1 (1.23%) ExactTarget
6 1 (1.23%) NetApp
6 1 (1.23%) Nokia
6 1 (1.23%) Juniper
6 1 (1.23%) Citrix
6 1 (1.23%) Cognos
6 1 (1.23%) Siebel
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle