The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Portsmouth 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 9 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.32% 5.08% 4.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.11% 5.56% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
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£425 £413 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -15.71%
Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 108 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 90.24% 91.53% 89.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 47 45
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 29
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.88 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £33.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) MS Project
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) NHS
5 1 (5.88%) SaaS
5 1 (5.88%) Campaign Management
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) PMI
5 1 (5.88%) PMP
5 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Siebel
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Broadband
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) GIS

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Campaign Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) IT Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.88%) Infor
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Siebel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft