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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 22 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 36 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.36% 3.68% 4.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.83% 3.92% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 14
Average daily rate
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£386 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £488 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £408 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.84% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +9.48%
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
460 306 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.07% 93.87% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 150 209
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 40
Average hourly rate £36.00 £15.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.25% -58.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.83 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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
Cheltenham -7 8 £388 +3.33% 5
Gloucester -3 7 £375 -5.30% 4
Cirencester - 2 £260 -
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 25 (35.71%) PRINCE2
1 25 (35.71%) Project Management
2 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (27.14%) Finance
4 18 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (20.00%) MS Project
6 13 (18.57%) DV Cleared
7 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
8 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (14.29%) Retail
9 8 (11.43%) Banking
9 8 (11.43%) Project Planning
10 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
10 7 (10.00%) Scrum
11 6 (8.57%) Windows
11 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (8.57%) Project Governance
12 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (7.14%) Analytics
12 5 (7.14%) Retail Banking
12 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
12 5 (7.14%) Games
12 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
13 4 (5.71%) ITIL
13 4 (5.71%) SAP
13 4 (5.71%) C
13 4 (5.71%) Java
13 4 (5.71%) E-Learning
13 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 3 (4.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Project
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.29%) MS Office
3 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.86%) S-PLUS
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) VoIP
1 1 (1.43%) DMZ
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Maven
1 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Retail
3 8 (11.43%) Banking
4 5 (7.14%) Games
4 5 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.71%) Marketing
6 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.29%) Advertising
6 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.43%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) RESTful
2 1 (1.43%) J2EE
2 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) E-Learning
2 3 (4.29%) Learning Management System
2 3 (4.29%) Social Media
2 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.29%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Open Source
3 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) CentOS
2 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) PRINCE2
1 25 (35.71%) Project Management
2 18 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.43%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.00%) Scrum
6 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.57%) Project Governance
7 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 5 (7.14%) Analytics
8 4 (5.71%) ITIL
8 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.71%) Change Control
8 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.29%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.29%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) C
1 4 (5.71%) Java
2 3 (4.29%) Python
2 3 (4.29%) Ruby
2 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.57%) DV Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.86%) Degree
5 2 (2.86%) GCIA
5 2 (2.86%) CISSP
5 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.86%) PMP
5 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.86%) CISM
5 2 (2.86%) VCP4
6 1 (1.43%) APMP
6 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) MBA
6 1 (1.43%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) vCloud
2 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
1 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.86%) Nessus
3 1 (1.43%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) SAP
3 2 (2.86%) Sourcefire
3 2 (2.86%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe
4 1 (1.43%) HP
4 1 (1.43%) Juniper
4 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.43%) Primavera
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
QAA
Rate: dependent upon knowledge, skills and experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago