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 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 29 14 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs citing Project Management 20 40 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.73% 11.90% 6.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.72% 15.27% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 0
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£335 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.88 £28.16 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -17.79%
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
259 262 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 74.21% 77.98% 63.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 195 72
Average daily rate £417 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 3
Average hourly rate £38.25 £12.31 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.72% -29.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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
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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 +5 9 £325 -23.52% 3
Taunton -22 4 £468 +13.33%
Street - 3 £425 - 1
Yeovil - - - -
Cheddar - - - -
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 20 (48.78%) PRINCE2
2 11 (26.83%) Migration
3 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (24.39%) SAP
3 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
5 8 (19.51%) PRINCE
5 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
6 7 (17.07%) ITIL
6 7 (17.07%) Data Mapping
7 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
7 6 (14.63%) Finance
7 6 (14.63%) Data Quality
8 5 (12.20%) Windows
8 5 (12.20%) Web Services
8 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
8 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) Critical Path Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
9 4 (9.76%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
9 4 (9.76%) SQL
9 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
10 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
10 3 (7.32%) Internet
10 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.32%) ETL
10 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (7.32%) .NET

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP BPC
1 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (4.88%) SAP CO
1 2 (4.88%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) VoIP
3 1 (2.44%) Wireless
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) FTP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) DTS
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Project Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Lead Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Data Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.88%) AWS Architect
5 2 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Head of Development
5 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.32%) WCF
2 3 (7.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Data Extraction
3 3 (7.32%) FMCG
3 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) Social Media
5 1 (2.44%) DTV
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) PRINCE2
2 11 (26.83%) Migration
3 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (19.51%) PRINCE
4 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL
5 7 (17.07%) Data Mapping
6 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Critical Path Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
7 4 (9.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
7 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
8 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.32%) ETL
8 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.32%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) SAP
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) NEC
3 1 (2.44%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.44%) Kerio
3 1 (2.44%) Infor
3 1 (2.44%) ProCurve
3 1 (2.44%) Mitel
Somerset
Premier IT
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago