The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 28 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing Project Management 13 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.13% 7.92% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 10.39% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 4
Average daily rate £475 £338 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
Project Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
260 231 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 82.54% 76.24% 65.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 147 104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £698 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 19 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 £36.40 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £24.20 £21.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £33.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bath -7 7 £538 +72.00% 1
Taunton +8 3 £500 +49.25%
Street +6 1 - - 1
Yeovil - 1 £410 - 1
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
3 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
3 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Retail
5 3 (13.64%) QA
5 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.64%) ISEB
5 3 (13.64%) MS Office
5 3 (13.64%) SAP
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Time Management
5 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Rally
5 3 (13.64%) iPad
5 3 (13.64%) User Experience
5 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
6 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Security Testing

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.55%) Magento
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) VLAN
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
1 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Interactive Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) User Experience Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Social Media Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) iPad
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
2 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
2 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
2 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Time Management
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) APMG
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Rally
1 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) ATG
3 1 (4.55%) Casewise
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
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