The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 11 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 11 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.27% 11.00% 10.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.28% 14.86% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 3
Average daily rate £350 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £279 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £374 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+19.27% +14.32%
Project Management
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 74 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 80.45% 74.00% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 50 31
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 11
Average hourly rate £38.05 £32.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £26.75 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) MS Project
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) JSP 440
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Project
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Coordinator
2 3 (18.75%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Planner
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) APMP
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.25%) PMP
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) CA
2 1 (6.25%) Kronos