The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 10 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 15 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.28% 1.53% 12.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.81% 1.60% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 13
Median daily rate £420 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £452 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.05 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-12.28% -9.63%
Project Manager
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
127 125 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.49% 95.42% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 55 88
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 21
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.18% +20.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.70 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Portsmouth region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) MS Office
3 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
3 5 (22.73%) AIX
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) SAN
5 3 (13.64%) PMP
5 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.64%) LAN
5 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) Change Control
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
5 3 (13.64%) MS Project
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.09%) MS Project Server
6 2 (9.09%) Network Security
6 2 (9.09%) Local Government
6 2 (9.09%) Learning Management System
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) DNS

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) AIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) Human Resource Management
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Server Building
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) PMP
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) F5
2 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Northgate
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat