The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 26 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 25 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.33% 5.83% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% 6.16% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 11
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£425 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £242 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £408 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £27.88 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.72% -24.65%
Project Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 211 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.39% 94.62% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 101 224
Average daily rate £350 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 39
Average hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -47.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.75 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 -3 11 £425 +6.25% 4
Cheltenham -1 5 £372 +6.23% 4
Cirencester -9 1 £220 -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Berkeley - - - -
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 33 (64.71%) Project Management
2 26 (50.98%) Security Cleared
3 15 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
4 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
5 12 (23.53%) Economics
6 9 (17.65%) DV Cleared
7 8 (15.69%) Time Management
7 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
7 8 (15.69%) MS Project
7 8 (15.69%) MS Office
8 7 (13.73%) Change Management
8 7 (13.73%) Finance
8 7 (13.73%) Degree
9 6 (11.76%) HP
9 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (11.76%) PMP
9 6 (11.76%) PMI Certification
10 5 (9.80%) Service Management
10 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
11 4 (7.84%) Supplier Management
11 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
11 4 (7.84%) Internet
11 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
11 4 (7.84%) ISO 9001
11 4 (7.84%) ITIL
11 4 (7.84%) Windows
11 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (5.88%) AutoCAD
12 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
1 8 (15.69%) MS Project
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.96%) Windchill
3 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Economics
2 3 (5.88%) Robotics
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
3 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Project Management
2 15 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 8 (15.69%) Time Management
4 7 (13.73%) Change Management
5 5 (9.80%) Service Management
5 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.84%) Supplier Management
6 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL
7 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.92%) Release Management
8 2 (3.92%) Validation
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.92%) Scrum
8 2 (3.92%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.96%) User Stories
9 1 (1.96%) Transition Management
9 1 (1.96%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C
1 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (50.98%) Security Cleared
2 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.65%) DV Cleared
4 7 (13.73%) Degree
5 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (11.76%) PMP
5 6 (11.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.96%) APMP
6 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO 9001
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) Primavera
4 1 (1.96%) SmartFocus
4 1 (1.96%) ExactTarget
4 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
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