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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 19 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 8 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.52% 8.73% 8.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.80% 9.24% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 5
Median daily rate £388 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £335 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £483 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -4.10%

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
138 119 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.17% 94.44% 97.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 67 50
Median daily rate £413 £325 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 13 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -64.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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
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 28 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) AIX
4 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
4 5 (21.74%) MS Project
4 5 (21.74%) MS Office
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
5 4 (17.39%) MS Project Server
5 4 (17.39%) LAN
5 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 4 (17.39%) PMP
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) PMO
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) WAN
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) Information Management
7 2 (8.70%) Local Government
7 2 (8.70%) Statistics
7 2 (8.70%) SQL
7 2 (8.70%) VB
7 2 (8.70%) HND
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall

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 4 (17.39%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
1 5 (21.74%) MS Project
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Maximo
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Information Management
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Statistics
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.35%) EAM
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) PMP
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) HND
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) F5
2 1 (4.35%) Juniper
2 1 (4.35%) Northgate
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Syclo
2 1 (4.35%) webMethods